Fundamentals of Fashion Design are taught in this two weeks course. We cover the basics of fashion design including inspiration, research, developing your ideas, figure illustration and portfolio preparation. The course is suitable for absolute beginners as well as those with some previous experience.
Emphasis is given to Fashion drawing, which is essential to facilitate the expression of ideas in the work of fashion designers. Intensive drawing from the fashion model comprises the main work of the class. The emphasis is on individual tuition and practical demonstration. Topics to be covered include: figure drawing, media skills, fabric interpretation and personal style. Figure drawing exercises place emphasis on observation, co-ordination, structure and movement.