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    Textiles Portfolio

    Congratulations on being accepted to the Textiles Portfolio.

    You can book your place by adding the course to your basket below and following the prompts to payment. Please only book a space on the course if you have been offered a

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Screen Printing on Fabric Workshop (Weekend)

    This is an exciting introductory course to screen-printing onto textiles - for fashion, interiors or just for fun! Aimed at all levels and abilities, with access to the professional facilities of the print room at the Kings Cross campus, the

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Textile Workshop - Designing on Fabric

    This textile course is suitable for students who want to translate their design ideas from paper onto fabric. You will discover a wide variety of specialist techniques, work with dyed and printed fabrics and learn finishing and surface

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Hand Knitting for Beginners

    This course is a fun introduction to hand knitting, with an emphasis on developing an experimental approach to your knitting.

    Each week a different group of stitches will be covered. You will begin with a range of fundamental stitches

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Computers For Textile Design

    This course explores the technique of creating repeat patterns and prints for textile design and/or surface pattern design.
    Throughout this 5-day course you will develop your own

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Costume Design For Performance

    An introduction to the process of costume design for performance. The emphasis is on analysing character and developing a portfolio of costume renderings to support the dynamics of a playwright's characters and their situation. Through a process

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Creating Textile Design Collections (Online)

    In this online course, you will learn how to apply textile design skills to create coordinated collections of soft furnishing items, tied together by your unique design elements. This course is ideal for students with some textile design

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Fashion Textile Design (Online)

    Fashion textile designers play an important role in the fashion industry, combining their creative flair with a practical understanding of garment materials and production processes to create the clothes we love.

    In this course, you will

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Drawing and Painting for Textile Design (Online)

    Drawing and painting are essential skills for textile designers, and this course will help you develop the techniques, confidence and inspiration you need to create your own original and unique designs. Through a series of practical projects, you

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Applied Surface Design Using Illustrator and Photoshop (Weekend)

    This intense two day course will look at the powerful capabilities of using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop when making patterns and repeats. This course is for individuals who already have experience of using Illustrator and Photoshop - if

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Fashion Print Design

    Fashion print design has been greatly influenced by the implementation of computers and advanced two dimensional design computer packages. This course provides an introduction to these computer packages and design techniques. It will start with

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Digital Print On Textiles

    This beginners course will teach you how to design and print using a large format digital printer. Photoshop and Illustrator will be used to manipulate images and the resulting designs will be printed on both digital and sublimation printers.

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Screen Printing For Interior Fabric Design

    This in-depth week long course focuses on designing and mastering printed textiles for interiors. Aimed at beginners and intermediates, with access to the professional facilities of the print room at the Kings Cross campus, the course is led by

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Embroidery - Level 1

    During this course students will be introduced to a variety of hand embroidery styles including ribbon-work, cut-work, shadow-work, stump-work and Indian mirror-work.

    Starting with a simple running stitch, laced running stitch, whipped

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Textile Art for 16 to 18 Year Olds

    Do you want to gain new skills for producing exciting textile art? On this course you will explore different textile methods with an emphasis on utilising textiles for art or adornment. You'll visit an exhibition to gain an insight into textile

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Drawing And Painting For Textile Design

    Working on paper, you’ll learn some core drawing and painting skills essential to achieve good results in textile design. Whether you are a beginner or have some experience, you’ll explore a variety of techniques and strategies that

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Laser Cutting For Textile Design

    Discover how laser cutting can add a new dimension to your existing textile design abilities. Starting with hand drawings, in this beginners course you will work on a variety of designs in a range of fabrics. Plus, you will finish the course

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Machine Knitting

    This course aims to bring together people of all abilities and disciplines with a passion for Fashion and Textiles, with the shared interest and curiosity of experimental domestic machine knitting. You will be taken through basic techniques on

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Designing For Surface Decoration

    Refine your hand drawing and painting skills and explore how surface decoration and pattern design can be used in a range of products such as textiles, ceramics and wrapping paper. This beginners course will take you from idea

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Fabrics And Fibres

    This intensive course provides any aspiring designer or fashionista with all they need to know about fibres and fabrics, and how they relate to creative fashion design and the fashion industry.

    They will learn about natural and manmade

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Knitwear For Fashion - Intermediate

    This unique course offers you the chance to create a complete project in knitwear design. You will gain hands-on experience of a range of fashion knitwear techniques, including pattern calculation, creating a variety of trims and garment assembly

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Knitwear For Fashion - Beginners

    This course offers you the chance to create a complete project in knitwear design - no previous knitting experience required!

    You will begin by sourcing inspirational images, yarns and materials which you will translate into your knits over the

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Dyeing For Fashion And Textiles

    This practical course for beginners will give you an opportunity to experiment with a comprehensive range of dyeing and patterning techniques. You will have access to professional standard facilities. The course will

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Hand Painting And Printing For Textiles

    This exciting course gives an insight into the skills of hand painting and screenprinting onto a variety of fabrics. You will learn how to devore, dye and print with Procion and Acid print pastes and use transfer paints and papers. You will also

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Freehand Drawing For Textiles - Flowers

    This is a practical workshop for all levels from beginners to advanced students. Using flowers as the theme and inspiration for this course you will discover how to draw by observing shape, perspective, shadows, tone, pattern and

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Fabric Panelling for Textile Design

    In this course you will be combining different fabrics to create beautiful, vibrant panelled textiles. By stitching material together using a range of techniques (pointed seams, corners and curved seams) you can create dramatic patterns and

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Creative Portfolio In Textile Design

    Designed for intermediate students with some previous experience, this evening course will help you advance and reinvigorate your practice. You will develop ideas initially on paper and then transfer your designs onto fabric using the heat press.

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Designing a Denim Collection

    Denim has a rich history spanning over 100 years - from workwear to couture, crossing social, class and gender boundaries. Worn by everyone for any occasion, never out of fashion or season, the possibilities of this unique fabric are endless.

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Textile Design for 16 to 18 Year Olds

    Do you want a head start in textile design? If you are considering a future in textile design, this course will offer you a variety of textile print techniques, including transfer printing, screen printing, hand painting, metal foiling

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Costume Making

    During this course, we will be looking at men’s and ladies 18th century costume, particularly each area e.g. the bodice, skirt, stomacher, sleeves and collars.

    Initially making a corset-shape to transform the mannequins into an

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Polychromatic Screen Printing for Textiles

    The course is designed to offer an insight into Screen Printing using the technique of Polychromatic printing. Polychromatic printing is a combination of Painting and Screen Printing.  This is a technique used by working directly onto the silk

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Embroidery - Level 2

    Following on from Embroidery Level 1, this course will introduce students to more advanced embroidery techniques, including needle-weaving for withdrawn thread-work and Tenerife lace.

    Whilst experimenting with a variety of white threads on

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Fashion Design and Fabric Awareness

    A strong fabric story will provide a solid base for your collection; it will determine the shape and mood you want to present.

    Aimed at fashion design students wishing to further their design skills and fabric knowledge. The week will start

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course