Students will learn the process of developing a design portfolio for college applications or other career opportunities in the fashion industry. Students will explore creation and construction through the manipulation of patterns, illustration and execution of various projects.
Fashion Illustration Portfolio
In this course, students will learn industry standard fashion illustration techniques as well as develop their own personal style. Portfolios will consist of a moldboard, trend board, and fashion renderings of a mini collection.
Fashion Sewing Portfolio
In this course, students will learn how to fashion projects using a sewing machine. Students will learn traditional and contemporary construction methods and will be exposed to materials and fabrics commonly used in the fashion industry. They will also learn pattern making skills to aid in creating a garment selected from their portfolio.