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COMPUTER-AIDED FASHION DESIGN
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ​FOR FASHION DESIGN
  • Work Area, Selection tools, Drawing & Editing tools, Viewing tools, Tool Option Bar
  • Swatch Palettes, Color Palettes, Layers
  • Foreground, Background and Color Picker
  • Create shapes using tools and layers
  • Scanning techniques and basic photo recoloring
  • Use Marquee and Lasso tools to create images
  • Copy and Transform objects
  • Type tool and Warp Text
  • Create Gradient background
  • Layouts for Boards
  • Create borders and Text
  • Adding Zigzag and Drop Shadow effects
  • Complete presentation board
  • Final presentation and critique


ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR FOR FASHION DESIGN
  • Navigating the workspace
  • Setting preferences
  • Intro to palettes (color, tools)
  • Learn to use the Shape tool to create simple drawings
  • Use grids, rulers, guidelines
  • Learn to use the Pen Tool
  • Edit and Reflect your sketch
  • Learn to draw simple flat sketches
  • Learn to draw multi-piece objects (buttons, pockets, etc)
  • Make color and pattern swatches
  • Create simple stripes
  • Create Brush Library
  • Create Trim Library
  • Learn to draw various flats (skirts, jackets, t-shirts, pants, dresses)
  • Learn to draw clothing details (yokes, collars, ruffles, etc)
  • Fill sketches with color and pattern 
  • Create complete portfolio page layouts with collection front and back views, details and color stories 
  • Final presentation and critique

COURSE DURATION: 4 weeks, once per week

TOOLS & SUPPLIES
  • Notebook
  • Pencil
  • Flash drive or CD
  • Required text book: "Fashion Computing Design Techniques and CAD" by Sandra Burke​
  • Recommended to buy program or download free sample program from Adobe to study at home (but may use free lab time for practice or to complete homework assignments)

PREREQUISITES: Basic computer skills. No Photoshop or Illustrator Skills needed.
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38 West 32nd Street, Suite 1012 (10th Floor)
New York, NY 10001
347-295-0022
The extremely talented Daniel Mayorga studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Sacred Heart University. He also holds a degree in fashion design. Upon graduation, he interned at Kithe Brewster Inc., famous stylist to the stars. His clients ranged from Heidi Klum to Gwyneth Paltrow, Tyra Banks and the House Wives of Atlanta. Daniel is also an experienced and impassioned teacher, helping others achieve their fashion dreams.
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