Fashion Branding:

Course Description:

This course focuses on equipping students on the fundamentals and necessary tools of running their fashion business effectively in not just a local setting but also setting foundations that will lead them to become major players in the International world. Noticing how we few Nigerian brands haven’t really gotten global recognition, this course is tailored to address the obstacles faced by present fashion brands and how to overcome them.


Learning outcome:

1. Understanding Business Terms and Structure

2. Operating with Globalisation in mind.

3.Effective brand creation & communication for high commercial value.

4. Product Line, Channel & Distribution Management

5. How to brand your Business for the global front

Prerequisite:

Fluent in speaking and understanding English
Basic knowledge of what the fashion industry entails

 

Fashion Design and Sketch

Course Description:

The Fashion Design and Illustration course is ideal for Beginners as well as experienced students with a keen interest in developing their creative ideas through research, design, and development. On this course students will be taught how to use inspiration and drawing techniques to communicate their design ideas to potential clients. You will learn the process and techniques used to achieve original work. Students will learn how to use different rendering techniques to create the impression of a design in a more artistic style.


Prerequisite:
This course is ideal for both beginners and experienced creatives with no prior knowledge of design or drawing, and also ideal for those who wish to develop condence in this area. Students however must be able to carry out research, tasks, exercises and assignments given.


Learning outcome:
1. How to use the colour palette for illustration.

2. How to explore a range of mixed media and tools.

3.How to draw the Fashion figure.

4. Drawing from reference.

5. How to draw fabric flow and movement.

6. To carry out and compile research to build designs and collections.

7. Create mood boards for profiling and presentations.

 

Flat Pattern making


Course Description:

The pattern making course is designed for those who want to learn professional at pattern making/cutting.
It is an internationally used method and allows you to understand the science and mathematics of cutting. We call it the architecture of fashion! The creative who looks to explore how it all works and is not afraid of technical drawing and some mathematics will enjoy this process. For those coming from a freehand background, this course proves to answer a lot of questions you have had for years! It also teaches you how standard sizes are created.

Prerequisite:
Basic sewing skills are required. Math skills and an eye for detail plus a keen interest in this method of cutting is important.


Learning outcome:
1. How to use and make your own standard block for target market and customized slopers for bespoke garment making.
2. How to convert blocks to patterns.
3. Dart manipulation and adaptation of various styles.4. Various sleeve adaptations.
5. A project consisting of 4 finished outfits.


Professional Sewing Techniques


Course Description:
This is a sewing course that focuses on intermediate level sewing techniques. It is for those who can sew but need to enhance their skills to a more professional level.
Finishing techniques used in tailored garments are the main focus, from full lining used in suiting to cuffs, pockets and various collars and openings to types of zip nishing. This sewing course shows you the way to make your garments look clean and high end.
You must have basic sewing skills to take this course.


Learning outcome:
1. How to use and manage troubleshooting on an industrial straight sewing machine.                                                                                    2. How to properly and professionally assemble a garment.
3. Understand different types of interfacing and uses.
4. How to affix various collars on a garment.
5. How to insert various types of classic pockets and zippers.                                                                                                                          6. Placket openings and more.


Fashion Business


Course Description:
This course focuses on equipping students on the fundamentals and necessary tools of running their fashion business effectively in not just a local setting but also setting foundations that will lead them to become major players in the International world.
Noticing how we few Nigerian brands haven’t really gotten global recognition, this course is tailored to address the obstacles faced by present fashion brands and how to overcome them.


Prerequisite:
Fluent in speaking and understanding English.
Basic knowledge of what the fashion industry entails.


Learning outcome:
1. Understanding Business Terms and Structure.
2. Having a clear view to corporate finance.
3. Operating with Globalization in mind.
4. How to market your Fashion Business effectively, traditionally and digitally.
5. Product Line, Channel and Distribution Management.