Fashion Accessories and Shoes for 16 to 18 Year Olds

To achieve a total look in fashion, nothing is more important than accessories. Fashion jewellery, shoes, bags, and hats offer creative design and craft potential without restriction. This course offers students the opportunity to discover the possibilities and career options further study in this specialised area of fashion...

Taught by: Helmert Robbertsen.

Description

To achieve a total look in fashion, nothing is more important than accessories. Fashion jewellery, shoes, bags, and hats offer creative design and craft potential without restriction. This course offers students the opportunity to discover the possibilities and career options further study in this specialised area of fashion.

Topics covered

  • The course is project and workshop based, where emphasis is placed on making, creative development and experimentation.
  • You will be introduced to basic techniques to create your own designs and 3D prototypes.
  • From 'junk to jewellery', innovative uses of materials and processes will be encouraged.
  • One day will be allocated to research, when the group will visit a central London museum.

Advice will be given on presentation of ideas for your portfolio preparation and what you should expect from further study in Fashion Accessories, Footwear or Jewellery on a Foundation Course or at Degree level.

Entry requirements: You must be between 16 and 18 years old

Level: Beginners


Tutor information

Helmert Robbertsen teaches on the Foundation and BA Jewellery course at Central Saint Martins. He also undertakes private jewellery commissions for a range of clients.

Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • Drawing kit - pencils, colour pencils, felt tip pens or markers, sharpener
  • Scissors
  • Pritt stick or glue stick
  • Small jewellery pliers suitable for wire, with cutter
  • Research trip: £5.00 entry to museum (plus zone 1 return travel costs)
  • Camera (film or digital) to document research and record finished work


Details for booking

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