ART 145 - Introduction to Fashion Design

Course Description

Effective: 2011-05-01

Introduces the essential elements of fashion design. Includes the study of garment silhouette and terminology, basic drawing skills of the fashion figure and garments, creating flats, using croquis, rendering fabrics, designing a fashion line, and understanding the apparel manufacturing and freelance design industries.
Lecture 2 hours. Lab 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course allows students interested in fashion design to learn the basics of designing clothing for commercial use. Students will gain knowledge about various areas of the fashion industry in order to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of fashion.

Course Objectives

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