This course will explore the boundaries of the most creative end of the textile fashion industry. Inspired by avant garde fashion designers, students will follow the design process to develop an idea into reality.
In this course you will need to:
Develop these skills:
Explore this content:
Creativity - Students create innovative design ideas/solutions.
Traditional textile techniques - spinning, dying, weaving etc.
Technological process which involves research, planning, time management, design, construction and a final evaluation which measures how well the solution meets the brief of the client.
Final product: $30 (optional). Students also have the option to purchase more specialised materials, equipment or resources for their individual projects. (e.g: developing screens for printing vs hand cut, pine vs rimu) They will need to be mindful of this when working through the design process.