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Junior Fashion Design (Ages 7-12) - WELLESLEY

Regular price $350.00 $0.00 Unit price per

This 6-week *Beginner Level* course will provide students with a peek into the world of a professional Fashion Designer! 

For children ages 7-12, Junior 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.
    Week 3: Clothing of Choice Pattern Tutorial (Circle Skirt, Pants, T-Shirt/Sweater)
    Week 4: Cut out garment and prep for sewing.( seam finishes, zipper)
    Week 5Finish Embellishments on Previous Week's Tutorial (Pockets, Lace, Decoration, Fabric Manipulation Inspired by Mood Research)

    Week 6: Finish Garment for final fitting.
    The Fashion Design Course meets once per week. Choose a day that works best for you schedule.
    Tuesdays 3.30-5.30pm 
    Wednesdays 1.30-3.30pm or 3.30-5.30pm
    Fridays 3.30-5.30pm
    Saturdays 10.00am-12.00pm 

    Each session is $350 and lasts 6-weeks with the *fixed* start date, unfortunately we cannot provide any makeup classes.
    Next session:
    Tuesdays January 4th-February 8th 2022 
    Wednesdays January 5th-February 9th 2022
    Fridays January 7th-February 11th 2022 
    Saturdays January 8th-February 12th 2022