In this program you will learn to use a wide array of software tools and programs used by leading in-field professionals to style and create cutting edge patterns, designs and apparels that truly represent your fashion vision. You will also be introduced to software assisting specific areas of the trade such as pattern making, design, embroidery, knitting and weaving; and supply and distribution related areas of the business such as bar coding; point of sale and product design management. You will use programs that are easy to use but also delivers professional fashion illustrations that are above & beyond industry standard.
You will learn Photoshop, digital illustration and the fundamentals of design; you will learn about colour theory; you will learn to apply concepts in measurements, proportion, fabric, stitches and accessories; you will be creating a full range collection for a wide variety of formal, semi-formal and informal occasions.
At the end of the program, apart from building your personal portfolio, a necessary prerequisite if you are considering higher education in this field; you will acquire the skills to design your own ensemble; you will have a good understanding of the design process; you will know how the industry works and what you might be able to contribute to it.