HOLIDAY FASHION SCHOOL

JOIN US FOR A WEEK OF CREATIVITY & FUN AS YOU GAIN INSIGHT INTO THE WORLD OF FASHION

Design Academy of Fashion is offering an exciting Holiday Fashion School for secondary education learners.  Offering an experience in the wonderful world of the Fashion Industry!

If you are considering a career in fashion design, garment production or textiles then this informative Holiday Fashion School will offer insight into how designers communicate their ideas, how to illustrate fashion and present your own design ideas.

DATE

12 July to 16 July 2021

TIME

9am - 1pm

LOCATION

The Old Biscuit Mill

FEES

R2200

GET YOUR APPLICATION FORM!

Click the button below to download your application form. Simply fill out the form and email it back to Sumé at admin@daf-academy.co.za

THE COURSE EXPLORES

  • FASHION DESIGN ILLUSTRATION AND VISUAL COMMUNICATION
  • FASHION DESIGN RESEARCH
  • FASHION TRENDS
  • TRANSLATING CREATIVE IDEAS INTO PRODUCT
  • PRODUCT TESTING AND SAMPLING
  • PRESENTING IDEAS

COURSE OVERVIEW

MONDAY

An immersive day of design research and mood board creating. You will be exposed to trend forecasting information-including magazines, film, and influences on Instagram. The day will end with the creation of a fashion line up.

TUESDAY

Design product development, prototyping and sampling. You will begin to translate your flat product illustration into a 3-dimensional product, focusing on getting the right silhouette and methods of embellishment to enhance the design features and ideas. Bring an old T-Shirt to deconstruct and reconfigure. The day will end with a styling shoot.

WEDNESDAY

We explore methods of how best to communicate design ideas on paper – fashion rendering, design product development, prototyping and sampling. You will begin to translate your flat product illustration into a 3-dimensional product – focusing on getting the right silhouette and methods of embellishment to enhance the design features and ideas.

THURSDAY

Fashion Design Prototype testing, finishing, and fitting. Making sure the fashion product is fit for purpose and correlates with the original design idea – this is the focus of the testing & finishing day. Once you are happy with your product, we look at reading your design idea and product for presentation to an audience. Students will design a collage Vinyl print onto their tote bags.

FRIDAY

Fashion Design Product Presentation. It is crucial that designers can communicate their ideas to an audience in a concise, clear manner. Today is all about selling your idea and product to future customers. We will be doing a flat lay and styling your look.

Click the button to download your application forms.  Fill them in and email to admin@daf-academy.co.za

YOUR COURSE CONVENER

Katy-Jane Huemer Design Academy of Fashion

Katy-Jane Huemer is a fashion designer and graphic artist.  During her final year of her 3-year diploma at Design Academy of Fashion, Katy-Jane was already gaining industry experience through freelancing with one of South Africa’s largest fashion retailers. 

Katy-Jane continues to freelance for fashion suppliers, high-end brands, and major retailers and is ready to pass on her expert knowledge of industry-standard design.

GET IN TOUCH WITH US

available from 9:00 – 16:30

Monday – Friday

Address The Old Biscuit Mill, 375 Albert Road, Woodstock, Cape Town, 7926

Email admin@daf-academy.co.za