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Fashion Design & Business
Fashion Design Basic Core
This intensive course is aimed at those who wish to engage in all aspects of the design process. It provides students with a foundation in the construction and graphic skills necessary for a career in fashion design and related industries. The course is taught in two sections—one in fashion design sketching and concept development and the other in sewing and construction methods. Each section is taught by a separate ...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 5114 - PCFD 0100 B
  • Henry-Turner, Patricia
Jan 26 - Apr 20
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 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 5236 - PCFD 0101 B
  • Levin, Lynne
Jan 26 - Apr 20
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:30 PM
Spring 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 5237 - PCFD 0201 A
  • Lukyanovich, Svetlana
Jan 27 - Apr 07
On Campus
Sunday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 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 5238 - PCFD 0202 A
  • Volpintesta, Laura
Jan 26 - Apr 06
On Campus
Saturday
10:00 - 12:50 PM
Spring 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 5240 - PCFD 0451 A
  • Metheny, Cecilia
Jan 25 - Apr 19
On Campus
Friday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Spring 2019
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