Portfolio Surgery For Fashion Textiles Weekend

In such a competitive world your portfolio has to stand out in a crowd, show your true personality and your independent style. This course will be an opportunity to present your portfolio in an independent innovative and personalised fashion. During the weekend you will be shown a variety of different styles from successful CSM portfolios, not as a tool to copy but merely to expand your mind on how work can be presented! By the end of the end of the two days your will have started to hone you own unique style which you will be able to incorporate into your portfolio...

Taught by: Berni Yates.

Description

In such a competitive world your portfolio has to stand out in a crowd, show your true personality and your independent style. This course will be an opportunity to present your portfolio in an independent innovative and personalised fashion.

During the weekend you will be shown a variety of different styles from successful CSM portfolios, not as a tool to copy but merely to expand your mind on how work can be presented!

By the end of the end of the two days your will have started to hone you own unique style which you will be able to incorporate into your portfolio. This might be achieved by adding new mark making skills, looking at scale or ways to present fabric swathes or fashion illustrations.

The course will be tailored to each students needs, however, it is not for the faint hearted and be prepared for positive critical tutorials.

Entry requirements: Please note that you do need to have the beginnings of a fashion textiles portfolio to attend this course.


Tutor information

Berni Yates is a knitwear consultant for the fashion industry as well as a regular Associate Lecturer on the BA Textiles course at Central Saint Martins. She also directs and produces fashion shows for various companies, colleges and museums such as the V&A, Crafts Council and Greenwich Maritime Museum.

Materials

Please bring to the session:
  • Your current portfolio
  • The materials (drawing kit etc) that you currently use to work on your portfolio.

Details for booking

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