This 6-week *Beginner Level* course will provide students with a peek into the world of a professional Fashion Designer!
Starting ages 7-10 year olds, Fashion Design is a course created by a Parsons School of Design Alumna, and is a perfect fit for students who:
- Have some experience sewing basic clothing and/or know how to use as sewing machine.
- Have a creative flair and an interest in fashion design
- Love drawing, collaging, sewing and want to challenge themselves creatively
- Are excited by a course that is half-theory, half-practice, and wholly fun!
This is a structured course where students will learn fashion design techniques and embellish simple patterns:
Week 1: Intro to Fashion Design, Mood Board Creation and Research Discussion
Week 2: Sketching and Technical Instruction (Serger, Buttons)
Week 3: Clothing of Choice Pattern Tutorial (Circle Skirt, Pants, T-Shirt/Sweater)
Week 4: Finish Embellishments on Previous Week's Tutorial (Pockets, Lace, Decoration, Fabric Manipulation Inspired by Mood Research)
Week 5: Second Clothing of Choice Pattern Tutorial (Circle Skirt, Pants, T-Shirt/Sweater)
Week 6: Finish Embellishments on Previous Week's Tutorial
(Pockets, Lace, Decoration, Fabric Manipulation Inspired by Mood Research)
The Fashion Design Course meets:
Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:30pm OR
Saturdays 12:30pm - 2:30pm.
Each session is $250 and lasts 6-weeks with the *fixed* start date, unfortunately we cannot provide any makeup classes.
Available in Newton and Wellesley