READY SET RUNWAY
READY SET RUNWAY
WHAT IT'S ALL ABOUT Students will create a mood board, learn to sketch their designs on a fashion figure, and assemble a portfolio with swatches, concept board, and sketches. They'll also learn the behind the scenes of putting on a fashion show and get to "style" their own looks and establish a theme for the student show, drawing inspiration from studying fashion shows from NY, Milan, and Paris. A field trip to the a local resale shop where the students will be given $10 to purchase garments that they can take apart and re-design into fresh, new original looks of their own. Their designs will then be showcased on a real runway on the Third St. Promenade (the students are welcome to model their own designs!)
WEDNESDAY FIELD TRIP DAY to The Third Street Promenade to do 'store audits' and market research. What's happening in the window display/visual merchandising world? What works?
GUEST SPEAKERS Course includes guest lectures, market research, and industry experts advising students on their collections. Exploring other careers in fashion such as makeup artistry, styling, production, and merchandising. Students learn how to create a makeup "look" for their runway and study the basics of application from a professional makeup artist.
FRIDAY FINALE come watch the runway show! Show starts at 1 PM. We will also be displaying portfolios and all the work from the week. Parents and friends are welcome!
Ages 8 to 17 There will be break out sessions where students will branch off into sub groups by age.
What is included in the fee? The fee includes all supplies for your session.
We use DESIGNER LEVEL supplies meaning design markers, 80lb weight design paper, a variety of fabrics for draping and stitching, DRESS FORMS for draping and sewing machines. You will take away a portfolio case and portfolio with your designs. MAKE UP KIT included to take with you! We will have all supplies necessary, however we welcome you to bring your favorite tools.
One-week session offered in Santa Monica. Session 1 June 11 to June 15. Classes run Monday thru Friday 9 am to 2 pm.