Course in Fashion in North America

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There are hundreds of nationally recognized Professional qualifications & training courses from the worlds leading education providers. Course objectives should lead to teaching methods and student interest.

A fashion designer, a fashion journalist, or anybody else connected to fashion should be well educated in art, cultural heritage, history, aesthetic theories on one hand, and on the other – be creative and capable of coming up with individual and challenging ideas and concepts. A Course in Fashion can provide a comprehensive understanding and foundation in all of these aspects.

Spanning 23 countries, North America is continent filled with educational opportunity. Students have the opportunity to learn multiple languages and develop an understanding of vastly different cultures.

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Course in Gerber: Grading 2-day Workshop

The Cut Fashion Design Academy
Campus Full time 2 days February 2018 Canada Vancouver

During this 2-day Grading Gerber workshop, students acquire the knowledge to understand the functions of Gerber such as grading, graphing, creating tables, creating patterns and digitizing. [+]

During this 2-day Grading Gerber workshop, students acquire the knowledge to understand the functions of Gerber such as grading, graphing, creating tables, creating patterns and digitizing. Students will learn how to:

use the digitizer to digitize manually created patterns use various settings to create patterns create tables learn how to grade plot

Six projects will be worked on throughout the course, which students will present to their peers on the last day. These projects include:

Graded sheet Grade Rule Table Graded Skit Graded Bodice Graded Sleeve Graded Pant

The instructor will work with each student based on personal skill level and preferred pace and will assist with plotting individual projects out.... [-]


Course in Gerber: Marker Making 2-day Workshop

The Cut Fashion Design Academy
Campus Full time 2 days January 2018 Canada Vancouver

During this 2-day Marker Making workshop, students acquire the knowledge to understand the functions of Gerber such tools like file, edit, view and more, learn to make block fuse and bump lines. [+]

During this 2-day Marker Making workshop, students acquire the knowledge to understand the functions of Gerber such tools like file, edit, view and more, learn to make block fuse and bump lines.

Students will learn how to:

use functions such as marker, view and edit use various settings to create block fuse create bump lines learn how to manipulate patterns

Four projects will be worked on throughout the course, which students will present to their peers on the last day. These projects include:

placement for optimal fabric utilization block fuse bump lines mini marker

The instructor will work with each student based on personal skill level and preferred pace and will assist with plotting individual projects out.... [-]


Course in Pattern Making: Pants

The Cut Fashion Design Academy
Campus Full time 2 days February 2018 Canada Vancouver

During this 2-day Pattern Making workshop, students will learn how to draft a pant block from measurements and use that block to draft different styles of pants. [+]

During this 2-day Pattern Making workshop, students will learn how to draft a pant block from measurements and use that block to draft different styles of pants. Students will learn:

how to make pant rules how to take measurements hot to create multiple slopers how to solve fit issues how to create different styles

Two projects will be worked on throughout the course, which students will present to their peers on the last day. These projects include:

Pant pattern block Completed pant

The instructor will work with each student based on personal skill level and preferred pace and will assist with plotting individual projects out.

Day 1 - Slopers

Pant rules and information Taking measurements Slack Sloper Trouser Sloper Jean Sloper Talk about fit issues ... [-]

Course in Pattern Making: Bustier

The Cut Fashion Design Academy
Campus Full time 2 days January 2018 Canada Vancouver

During this 2-day Pattern Making workshop, students will learn how create a bustier. Students will work on techniques such as block making, test and fittings, cup creating and sewing. [+]

During this 2-day Pattern Making workshop, students will learn how create a bustier. Students will work on techniques such as block making, test and fittings, cup creating and sewing. Student will learn how to:

how to change necklines how to create a pattern how to edit fit how to make a balconette bustier how to make a demi cup

Three projects will be worked on throughout the course, which students will present to their peers on the last day. These projects include:

Muslin bustier Balconette bustier Demi cup

The instructor will work with each student based on personal skill level and preferred pace and will assist with plotting individual projects out.

Day 1

Introduction to bustiers, different styles and options. Sweetheart Demi cup Balconette Working from a Basic block Checking the fit of a basic block Adjusting it for tighter fitting bodices Drawing design lines on a muslin Creating a basic sweetheart bustier Working from the basic block we transfer design lines and shaping to create a sweetheart bustier Test and fitting Test and fit your bustier, tips and tricks for getting the perfect fit. ... [-]

Course in Pattern Making: Necklines and Collars

The Cut Fashion Design Academy
Campus Full time 2 days February 2018 Canada Vancouver

During this 2-day Pattern Making workshop, students acquire the knowledge to learn to draft different types of necklines, shirt plackets and collars. [+]

During this 2-day Pattern Making workshop, students acquire the knowledge to learn to draft different types of necklines, shirt plackets, and collars. Students will learn how to:

apply neckline rules create different necklines create different collar create button plackets create hoods

Two projects will be worked on throughout the course, which students will present to their peers on the last day. These projects include:

neckline sample book collar sample book

The instructor will work with each student based on personal skill level and preferred pace and will assist with plotting individual projects out.

Day 1

Necklines rules and info V-neck w/cut in armhole Scoop neck with racer back armhole Square neckline and armhole Sweetheart neckline Collar rules and info Sleeve and Collar block ... [-]

Course in Pattern Making: Bodice

The Cut Fashion Design Academy
Campus Full time 2 days January 2018 Canada Vancouver

During this 2-day Pattern Making workshop, students will learn how to take measurements and draft a fitted bodice and sleeve block from those measurements. [+]

During this 2-day Pattern Making workshop, students will learn how to take measurements and draft a fitted bodice and sleeve block from those measurements. This is an important foundation in the pattern making process. Students will learn:

how to make rules take measurements cut muslin fit adjustments transfer and tag garments

Three projects will be worked on throughout the course, which students will present to their peers on the last day. These projects include:

bodice block completed bodice

The instructor will work with each student based on personal skill level and preferred pace and will assist with plotting individual projects out.

Day 1

Moulage rules and information Taking measurements Complete moulage draft Cut in muslin ... [-]

Course in Pattern Making: Dart Manipulation, Lines and Basic Dress Foundation

The Cut Fashion Design Academy
Campus Full time 2 days February 2018 Canada Vancouver

During this 2-day workshop, students will learn to use dart manipulation to create different style elements, learn to draft different lines such as princess and baby doll and combine these elements to create a basic dress. [+]

During this 2-day workshop, students will learn to use dart manipulation to create different style elements, learn to draft different lines such as princess and baby doll and combine these elements to create a basic dress. Students will learn:

how to create dart manipulation how to create yokes how to create shoulders how to create armholes how to draft a dress

Two projects will be worked on throughout the course, which students will present to their peers on the last day. These projects include:

dart sample book drafted dress

The instructor will work with each student based on personal skill level and preferred pace and will assist with plotting individual projects out.

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NYC Sourcing Field Trip

The Cut Fashion Design Academy
Campus Full time 2 days January 2018 Canada Vancouver

Travel to New York City with The Cutting Room & FBA360! If you’re a fashion designer or student looking to launch your fashion line or take it to the next level, our NYC Sourcing Field Trip is your chance to learn, to make connections, and to be inspired. [+]

Travel to New York City with The Cutting Room & FBA360! If you’re a fashion designer or student looking to launch your fashion line or take it to the next level, our NYC Sourcing Field Trip is your chance to learn, to make connections, and to be inspired.

Join Liza Deyrmenjian, fashion industry expert and owner of The Cutting Room and FBA360, on a guided sourcing tour through some of New York City’s most prominent garment production factories. Tour participants will receive the opportunity to meet and speak with factories that specialize in wovens, knits, bathing suits, leather accessories, purses, bags, and belts.

In addition, travelers will attend DG Expo, visit downtown showrooms and studios, meet with top sales reps and PR firms, and source fabrics from the garment district.... [-]


Diploma in Fashion Design

LaSalle College Vancouver
Campus Full time 1500 hours September 2018 Canada Vancouver

If you are passionate about fashion and full of creative & avant-guard ideas for your very own clothing collection, the Fashion Design Program will take your talent to the next level. [+]

Course: Fashion Design

If you are passionate about fashion and full of creative & avant-guard ideas for your very own clothing collection, the Fashion Design Program will take your talent to the next level and provide you with the skills to succeed in such a riveting industry. Express your artistic talent through pattern & garment designs. Study the use of raw materials and analyze fashion trends.

Graduates have a sound grasp of the history of fashion design and recognize how fashion impacts culture and society. This program reinforces job market realities by assisting the students in illustrating a design with such computer applications as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Macromedia Flash, developing a business plan and marketing their creations. ... [-]


Course: Fashion Intensive

Rennert English Language School
Campus Full time 4 weeks September 2018 USA New York Miami Beach + 1 more

This 4-week intensive Fashion program allows intermediate to advanced level English students to explore the exciting business of fashion. [+]

Course: Fashion Intensive

Arts plus English

This 4-week intensive Fashion program allows intermediate to advanced level English students to explore the exciting business of fashion. LIM College “Where Business Meets Fashion” is one of the most respected colleges of its kind. Students will attend LIM College classes each morning and get a hands-on look at the world of fashion through field trips to showrooms, fashion buying, trend spotting sessions, and guest lectures from industry professionals. Each week, students are expected to prepare a presentation on the material they learned.

This program provides an overview into the various aspects of the business of fashion and allows students access to LIM College’s multi-site facilities. In the afternoons, students will attend Rennert’s Vacation ‘N Learn, Rapid Progress 20, or TOEFL Success courses for 16-20 lessons per week where you will improve your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills or prepare for the TOEFL exam in a communicative and fun environment.... [-]