Our premier summer sewing & fashion design program offers hands-on lessons on the principles of sewing like how to use a sewing machine, fabric layout, pinning, and cutting as well as principles of fashion illustration and fashion design.

Campers get to choose from over 30 projects during the week long session! In our design studio campers will  learn the basics of fashion rendering and illustration, as well as learning fun facts about famous fashion designers and fashion history. Campers will culminate the week by creating draped designs in our design challenge!

Developed by professional New York-based designers, our sewing and fashion design curriculum has been tailored to the needs of our students. All skill levels are accepted, so sign up your little maker or fashionista today!

 

CAMP SCHEDULE

9am: Sign in

9am-10:30am: CY Activity 1 (Fashion Design or Sewing)

10:30am-10:45am: Snack Time!

10:45am-11:30am: CY Activity 1 (Fashion Design or Sewing)

11:30am-12pm: Rotate Groups to CY Activity 2 (Fashion Design or Sewing)

12pm-1pm: Lunch (Campers MUST bring their own packed lunch!)

1pm-2:45pm: CY Activity 2 (Fashion Design or Sewing)

2:45pm-3pm: Presentations & Sign Out

After Care available from 3pm-4pm for an additional $50/week


Teen Summer Workshop

Wed, July 5th- Fri, July 7th 2017

Ages 14-18

9am-3pm

$295

 

A fashion design and sewing workshop tailored for teenagers ages 14-17 who are highly interested in designing and creating their own garments. Students will learn the basics of fashion rendering and illustration, as well as learning fun facts about famous fashion designers and fashion history. Students will build a basic art and design foundation including figure and facial proportions, light sources and shading, color theory, style details, fabric textures and rendering. This workshop will also teach students the principles of sewing with an emphasis on garments and patternmaking. Students will create a garment of their own design by the end of this workshop. All materials are included.