Fashion Drawing for Footwear and Accessories
This practical course will teach you how to draw and render footwear and accessories. The accessories covered in the course include: footwear, handbags, millinery and jewellery.
You will learn to draw the accessories from different angles and explore a variety of mediums and techniques. By the end of the course you will have developed the skills to draw and render accessories and be able to effectively communicate and present your design ideas.
The course includes:
- Shoe and boots silhouettes
- Principles of jewellery drawing and rendering coloured gemstones
- Full colour rendering for footwear, handbags and millinery
- Using different media and tools
- Rendering different materials and textures, including leather, patent leather, suede, canvas, fur, feathers, beading, sequins and lace.
The course is suitable for beginners and more experienced designers who would like to improve their existing skills.
Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older
Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.
Ana Stankovic-Fitzgerald has been teaching on a variety of drawing courses at London College of Fashion since 2003. Originally, she studied drawing, painting, print-making and sculpture in the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Arts in Belgrade, specialising in painting. She is a member of the Association of Illustrators and has had freelance commissions published online, in magazines, books, as advertisements and in corporate literature.
Ana is currently teaching on a number of drawing, illustration and visual communication courses on different programmes at LCF and Nottingham Trent University. Ana has pioneered the delivery of practical fashion drawing and illustration courses via an online medium at LCF as well as teaching face-to-face courses.
Ana is passionate about the craft of drawing and teaching drawing and she has a vast knowledge and expertise in utilising & experimenting with various media including charcoal, ink, watercolours, collage, markers, pastels, acrylics, oils, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Lectra Kaledo Style and various iPad applications.
Ana's work was selected for the 'Best of British Illustration' in 2001 and exhibited at numerous venues abroad and in the UK including Royal College of Art.
Over the years, Ana has devised and delivered combination of analogue and digital Fashion Drawing and Illustration workshops for various institutions, including several workshops for Victoria and Albert Museum (Art of Adornment for Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion Exhibition, Shoe Design and Drawing for Shoes: Pleasure and Pain Exhibition, Illustrating Garments in V &A Fashion Galleries), Design Museum (part of Drawing Fashion Exhibition), Fashion Space Gallery (Drawing from Fashion Film), Royal Collection (Fashioning a Reign Exhibition), Clerkenwell Design Week and numerous charities.
Basic materials will be provided, and during the first class you'll be advised regarding extra items you may wish to bring for your own use.