WHO IS THE COURSE FOR?
The UK fashion industry is one of the most vibrant and creative business sectors in the country. The innovation and inspiration showcased on the catwalks drive the wheels of our industry, and have been likened to research and development in other great industries. Ideal for those who are considering further studies or a career in fashion, this 3-week course will introduce key concepts in fashion design, promotion, editorial and blogging.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
Delivered in our dedicated fashion studios and workshops, you will experience the full fashion design process, starting with research, translation and drawing techniques, through to garment design.You will be guided through initial research and fashion analysis sessions using techniques including collage, 3D experimentation and work on colour and styling. You will explore drawing styles and fashion illustration - a key skill for those wanting to join the industry – and learn how to express your designs figuratively. You will de-construct and sketch garments, as well participate in experimental workshops in draping and fabric to inform your own garment design. You will also learn how to showcase your work for presentations and prepare a fashion folio. At the end of the course there will be a professional photo shoot to record your finished garments with exhibition and group critique of work produced.
——Research and Analysis: Experimental design
——Creating inspiration sheets and mood boards
——Developing a colour palette
——Illustration and sketching for fashion
——Drawing the fashion figure
——Draping on a mannequin stand
——Fashion styling and fashion photoshoot
——Developing your fashion identity
——London Study trip: street style sketchbooks, visit fashion collections
——Fashion advertising and editorial
——How to build a fashion folio
The summer course tuition fee includes:
——All teaching, course materials and equipment
——Access to our library, museum, digital suites and Wi-Fi
——Portfolio review and advice about future applications
——AUB Certificate of Completion
COURSE FEE: £2,295
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGE: £1,200
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