Fashion Forward: Paper Couture (Westerly)
Saturdays, Apr 27 - May 18 | 1-4pm
ages 13-17 | Westerly | 2019/CS-TEEN-0692 ( Class not open for registration )
4 sessions | 12 contact hours | tuition $230 | lab fee $10
Central to the design of a fashion line is the investigation of silhouette, pattern and material that defines the establishment of style and provides the initial inspiration for a designer's collection. In this course we explore the possibilities of paper (in all its forms) as a prototyping medium, and how it translates to actual creation. You'll envision an apparel line, beginning with a mood board and fashion illustrations and ending with a maquette garment. Lessons in craftsmanship, visualization, patternmaking, adhesion and fastening are included to give you a glimpse into the business of fashion design. Please bring a sketchbook; all other materials are supplied.
This course is held at the Westerly Education Center.
Applies to: AT, Y2
- Name: Jonathan Smith (Bio)