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Design Sketching 1
In the fashion world, new clothing designs are presented in the form of hand-drawn sketches before being chosen to go into production. Designers start with a croquis, a quick sketch of the traditional fashion figure that serves as the basis for the design of clothing and accessories, then add color and details to the garments. This is a basic course in making a designer’s sketch, in which students work from live mode...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5096 - PCFD 0101 A
  • Levin, Lynne
Sep 11 - Dec 11
On Campus
Wednesday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Design Sketching 1
In the fashion world, new clothing designs are presented in the form of hand-drawn sketches before being chosen to go into production. Designers start with a croquis, a quick sketch of the traditional fashion figure that serves as the basis for the design of clothing and accessories, then add color and details to the garments. This is a basic course in making a designer’s sketch, in which students work from live mode...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5097 - PCFD 0101 B
  • Levin, Lynne
Sep 14 - Dec 07
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:30 PM
Fall 2019
Sewing
Learn to sew simple garments using industrial equipment. Acquire the basic skills of cutting, construction, and finishing using a commercial pattern. Learn about fabric selection and practice hand sewing techniques. You will need a home sewing machine to complete homework assignments. Prerequisites: none.
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5098 - PCFD 0201 A
  • Lukyanovich, Svetlana
Sep 15 - Nov 17
On Campus
Sunday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Fall 2019
Patternmaking
Learn the fundamentals of design room patternmaking using basic body slopers. Become familiar with all areas of basic styling, including body slopers, skirts, bodices, collars, sleeves, and dresses. Develop paper patterns and make a fabric sample that demonstrates proper fit. Prerequisites: none.
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5099 - PCFD 0202 A
  • Volpintesta, Laura
Sep 14 - Dec 07
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Fall 2019
Medium of Fashion: Textiles
In this course, you learn about the practical application of the materials, elements, and techniques used in the fabrication of modern apparel within the fashion industry. Aimed at students of fashion design or design professionals interested in understanding the “how” as well as the “why” of textiles, this course covers the components involved in the design and manufacture of apparel and accessories. Topics covered ...
Oct 07 - Dec 15
Online
Fall 2019
Medium of Fashion: Textiles
In this course, you learn about the practical application of the materials, elements, and techniques used in the fabrication of modern apparel within the fashion industry. Aimed at students of fashion design or design professionals interested in understanding the “how” as well as the “why” of textiles, this course covers the components involved in the design and manufacture of apparel and accessories. Topics covered ...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5102 - PCFD 0451 A
  • Zukaite, Laura
Sep 13 - Dec 06
On Campus
Friday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Construction Techniques 1
Learn basic draping, flat patternmaking, and sewing techniques, along with principles of design. Topics covered include three-dimensional muslin interpretation of skirts and bodices, developing slopers, and constructing a garment. Bring to the first class a #2 pencil, pins, paper scissors, and one yard of lightweight muslin. Prerequisites: none.
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5103 - PCFD 0230 A
  • Nelson, Evelyn
Sep 14 - Dec 07
On Campus
Saturday
1:00 - 3:30 PM
Fall 2019
Construction Techniques 1
Learn basic draping, flat patternmaking, and sewing techniques, along with principles of design. Topics covered include three-dimensional muslin interpretation of skirts and bodices, developing slopers, and constructing a garment. Bring to the first class a #2 pencil, pins, paper scissors, and one yard of lightweight muslin. Prerequisites: none.
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5104 - PCFD 0230 B
  • De Verteuil, Phyllis
Sep 15 - Dec 08
On Campus
Sunday
10:00 - 12:30 PM
Fall 2019
Construction Techniques 2
Building on the basic draping, patternmaking, and sewing skills learned in Construction Techniques I, explore intricate draping exercises to design more tailored apparel and study advanced patternmaking applications. Make muslin tests of garments and use fabric to create a finished garment. Prerequisite: Construction Techniques I or the equivalent.
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5105 - PCFD 0231 A
  • Henry-Turner, Patricia
Sep 13 - Dec 06
On Campus
Friday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Worth to Westwood:Fashion Hist
In this course, we explore fashion beginning with the father of haute couture and concluding with the designer who brought punk and new wave fashion into the mainstream. We discuss fashion in its historical context, examining economic and technological influences, as well as those from the world of arts and artists. Broad thematic considerations include the nature of fashion (what it is and what it does) and its rela...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5106 - PCFD 0302 A
  • Sheikh, Aneesa
Sep 09 - Dec 02
On Campus
Monday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Fall 2019
Worth to Westwood:Fashion Hist
In this course, we explore fashion beginning with the father of haute couture and concluding with the designer who brought punk and new wave fashion into the mainstream. We discuss fashion in its historical context, examining economic and technological influences, as well as those from the world of arts and artists. Broad thematic considerations include the nature of fashion (what it is and what it does) and its rela...
Aug 26 - Oct 27
Online
Fall 2019
Worth to Westwood:Fashion Hist
In this course, we explore fashion beginning with the father of haute couture and concluding with the designer who brought punk and new wave fashion into the mainstream. We discuss fashion in its historical context, examining economic and technological influences, as well as those from the world of arts and artists. Broad thematic considerations include the nature of fashion (what it is and what it does) and its rela...
Oct 07 - Dec 15
Online
Fall 2019
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