You want to enter the competitive fashion industry? It takes hard work, creativity, and passion to be a fashion designer (all the things you probably already have within you). But, you can learn about this field much more quickly and easily with this 3-Part Fashion Design Online Program. Esaie Couture is partnering with one of the world's top online learning institutes to teach you the core fundamentals and the essentials to your success in the fashion world.  Learn at your own pace. You could be 18 or 80 years old, it's never too early or too late to get your fashion career going!

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FASHION DESIGN 1

History of Fashion
Intro to the Fashion Industry
Product Development

$495

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FASHION DESIGN 2

Color Theory
Fiber to Fabrics
Draping for Fashion Design

$495

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FASHION DESIGN 3

Design
Pattern Making 
Adobe Illustrator

$495

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ESAIE COUTURE DESIGN SCHOOL


COURSE 1 OVERVIEW​​

History of Fashion

Themes and de
tails of periodic costumes

Influence of fashion on society


Evolution of fashion


Intro to the Fashion Industry

Fashion trends and forecasting

The fashion cycle


Garment production process

Fashion design principles


Product Development

Collection planning and forecasting


Fabrication and silhouette development

Specifications, pricing and sourcing

COURSE 2 OVERVIEW​​

Color Theory

Discover  color systems


Explore the importance of color

Incorporate balanced color in your work


Fiber to Fabric

Fabric types and properties

Handling various fabrics


Fabric preservation

Proper care for garment


Draping for Fashion Design

Principles of draping

Bodices, sleeves, collars, skirt, etc.


Original design creation on dress form

COURSE 3 OVERVIEW​​

Line and Design

Learn balanced proportion at scale


Understand design lines and silhouettes

Use optical illusions to draw attention


Pattern Making

Tools, supplies and equipment


Flat pattern design techniques

Bodices, neck lines, skirts, etc.

Basic block to develop original design


Adobe Illustrator

Learn basic skills to produce digital artwork


Draw and paint artwork in Adobpe Illustrator

COURSE OUTCOMES

Upon completion of parts 1, 2 & 3 of the program, students will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge of fabrics, embellishments, colors, and style for each garment or accessory to the fashion design process
  • Understand the processes and factors involved in fashion designing, production of textile materials, and purchasing materials from suppliers
  • Identify the characteristics and properties of common fabrics and the fibers from which they're made, including details on care, cleaning, and how to handle these fabrics when sewing.
  • Comprehend the basic principles of draping. Learn to use the supplies and equipment for draping fabric, in order to create various original designs directly in fabric.
  • Know the general procedure, equipment, tools, and supplies for flat pattern designing of bodices, necklines, collars, sleeves, skirts and dresses
  • Recognize different body types and the colors, lengths, silhouettes, and styles used to create a finished product that will flatter an individual's shape.
  • Recognize the details of successfully managing a design business,
  • ​including how to purchase professional sewing items, appropriately register a business, price finished products, and use good customer service as a marketing strategy.
  • Display the skills involved with setting up your own workspace in Adobe Illustrator, including working with multiple art boards and preparing artwork, and explore drawing of basic shapes, drawing and painting complex artwork; working with gradient meshes, custom swatches, brushes, symbols, special effects, and type; combining text with graphics; using image trace and live color and drawings in perspective.

Each program includes:
  • Student discounts 
  • Study Planner App to customize your study plans and keep track of your progress
  • Instructional support from our experienced faculty
  • Access 24/7 to online community
  • Your personalized online student homepage and learning portal
  • Additional resources such as our online library and career guidance from Career Cruising

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