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Fashion Portfolio (Weekend)

Fashion Portfolio (Weekend)

Central Saint Martins
Taught by
Petra Metzger


If you apply for a fashion course, BA or MA, an internship or a job in fashion you will need strong portfolio. But what does a good portfolio consist of? You might have accumulated some fashion design work but how do you present your work in the best way possible? During this fashion portfolio weekend course we will look through any creative work you have done and collate it into its most presentable form. Plus, we also discuss how to improve and expand areas to better your portfolio

Individual tutorials will tailor your work to help you create your perfect portfolio and promote your uniqueness.

There will also be group workshops where other students work can inspire you with fresh ideas.

This course will teach you to communicate your work as well as expand your potential as a creative in the fashion industry.

Course level Intermediate

Who should take this course?
Anybody who needs a fashion related portfolio. This course is for students aged 18 years and over. Students aged 16 to 17 years old can find a similar course by visiting our Courses for teenagers section of the website.

What will I take away from the course?
An improved portfolio that highlights your best work and expresses your individuality

What are the key topics the course will cover?
Portfolio improvement

What will I achieve?
An improved understanding of how a fashion portfolio should look, as well as produce some original work for your portfolio

This course includes

  • Practical workshops
  • Individual tutorials
  • Group discussions

Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older

Tutor Description

Petra Metzger is an international Fashion Designer and Fashion Tutor.
Over the last year Petra has been living and working in Rio de Janeiro where she set up the post-graduate Fashion course Orbita at Centro-br. Parallel she has been working as a fashion consultant at Dacri Deviati where she designed for brands at Sao Paulo Fashion Week such as Lenny Niemeyer one of the most important fashion brands in South America and the trend-setting TOP5 brand in Brazil, Vankoke.

Following her graduation from the acclaimed Fashion MA at Central St. Martins College of Art and Design, Petra launched her brand EINE in summer 2013.
She developed her dressmaking and design skills while working alongside innovative designers such as Haider Ackermann , Hussein Chalayan and Peter Jensen.   Her work is distinguished by its strong tailoring and its unabashed celebration of woman. While pursuing her profession as a designer, Petra is teaching fashion design, pattern cutting, drawing, portfolio and styling at international universities including Central Saint Martins College, Norwich University of the Arts and Centro-br as well as giving creative fashion design workshops to professional design teams in high-street and high-end fashion.


Please bring with you to the first session

  • Personal creative design work that you have previously done, ideally in hard copy not digital
  • Note book
  • Scissors
  • Drawing materials
  • Paper
  • Camera or phone

Available dates