Students will learn to sew in a creative environment. We assign a new project every one to two terms. They will receive class notes and information on fabrics & designers.Our machines are very easy to use, and are all the same brand, Janome, which are equipped with finger guards. New starters will learn all about sewing machine safetly and basic operation and receive a Project Fashion certificate on completion of course. Once they have received this certificate, they will join the rest of the group in more project based workshops.
AFTER SCHOOL VENUES:
SUTTON & BAYSIDE click for more
SKERRIES click for more
SANTRY click for more
MALAHIDE click for more
DONABATE click for more
DROGHEDA click for more
CASTLEKNOCK click for more
SANDYMOUNT click for more
DUNDALK click for more
TALLAGHT click for more
NAVAN click for more
CLONTARF click for more
GLENAGEARY click for more
LEIXLIP click for more
They will learn the complete process of Fashion Design. Starting with Creative Thinking, students will learn the whole thought process of how to transfer ideas onto paper. How to take inspiration from something. Producing a moodboard, documenting their thoughts, colours and textures. Then onto Fashion Drawing, where they draw their final design. With guidance from our experienced tutors, students will be trained in pattern cutting and garment construction.
Price: €90 for a 5 week term. Some projects can run longer than one term.
BRIEF AUTUMN WINTER 2017/18
STYLE SURFING – FROM SIDEWALK TO CATWALK
INSPIRATION – STREET CULTURE
Students will learn about the evolution of street style from the 1950’s to now.
Brief: Design and produce an on trend wearable contemporary collection, using elements of these stereotype groups as inspiration for design.
Think Teddy boys/Mods/Rockers/Hippies/Punks/Casuals/Goths/Technos.
We will produce an on trend JUMPSUIT as the first piece in the collection.
Fabric type: Non-stretch – Any other type, eg: Denim, cottons, corduroy or whatever they want, that’s non-stretch and not see through.
Widths: 112 cm width – Ages 7 – 10 – 2.75 m
Ages 10 – 16 – 3.20 m
Widths: 140 cm width – Ages 7 – 12 – 2.30 m
Ages 12 – 16 – 2.75m
Please be mindful that the fabric is not see through!