Fashion Design (Introductory to Intermediate Level) – Cape Breton Centre for Craft & Design

Fashion Design (Introductory to Intermediate Level)

Fashion (Introductory to Intermediate Level)
Date: September 21 – November 9, 2021 (Tuesdays, 8 weeks)
Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Instructor: Marie Isabelle Whitty Lampron
Fee: $120 plus HST (Members) | Fee: $138 plus HST (Non Members)

“A fashion course that leads to a final project. Touching the bases of fashion design, illustrating, pattern making and sewing. This ambitious course covers all those spheres – giving you knowledge and a hands on experience to work towards your specific project.”

Marie Isabelle Whitty Lampron has over 15 years of experience in the fashion industry. She completed a fashion program at Marie – Victorin and a Bachelor’s degree from Montreal’s L’École Superieur de Mode. She later pursued her studies completing a certificate in Art History at UQAM. Moving to Cape Breton she created a « slow fashion » line called w h i t t y that offers minimalist women’s wear designed and ethically made in Nova Scotia.

For more information on this program or to register, email or phone 902.539.7491 ext 111.

1.1 Introduction
1.2 Expectation regarding the course / workshop
1.3 Description
1.4 Designers

2.1 What stimulates you
2.2 Where to look – website, magazine, social media (Instagram)
2.3 Choose a subject and research your subject
2.4 Build up a dossier and Mood board Homework

3.1 Fab. and characteristics
3.2 Eco and sustainability – video

4.1 Dyes
4.2 Prints
4.3 Embroidery, Bead and Sequence Homework

5.1 Artistes
5.2 Techniques Homework

6.1 Gabarit et base
6.2 Finition
6.3 ½  size Homework

7.1 Review pattern
7.2 Cut base, language Homework

8.1 Machinery and base
8.2 Technics Homework

9.1 Présentation de projet
9.2 Struggle and resolving problem
9.3 Feedback