Moulage (draping) course
Moulage is a manual technique when the fabric is '' carved '' directly on the tailor’s dummy by the usage of pins and scissors which makes you create a dress in one piece turning it into geometric shapes. This practical course aims to provide the basic technical skills to enable the designers to develop independently a project in fashion.
The course is aimed not only at designers, aspiring model makers, tailors, professionals and fashion, art, design graduates, but also at enthusiasts and beginners who wish to learn the technique of Moulage. Moulage, unlike the traditional tailoring techniques, is used in high fashion for the realization of a three-dimensional prototype of the future model, which gives you unlimited creativity and inspiration, as with plenty of fabric the result is always great and unique.
Leather handbags design course
The course teaches how to design and produce leather handbags, focusing in particular on the aesthetics of the design and all the important characteristics that comprise a fine handbag.
This course applies a personalized method with the cardboard patterns also used in factories.
A professional handbag model maker and designer must not only be able to create cardboard patterns to meet all the stylist’s requirements but also take into consideration the materials used, for this reason the course also includes all the necessary information about the range of accessories: various types of leather, fasteners, tools, professional fairs and exhibitions, the tanneries and suppliers.
During the course a complete model is also going to be created: from the cutting of the leather for the future handbag to the various hand stitching techniques used.
Corso creazioni di fiori in seta per cerimonia e sposa
After finishing the course you will be able to create your own professional hats of felt and straw using only the iron and a wooden form, without the appliance of any machine!
During the course you will learn to create by hand a felt hat and one / two / three hairstyles / fascinators in straw or felt. During the course traditional summer and winter millinery materials are going to be applied, different forming techniques on wooden head dummies are going to be explained and used.
The tutor will explain the students all the steps of the realization of hats. From forming and sizing to the appliance of grosgrain hat lining, hem of the brim made by hand with moldable wire. Attention will be given to all aspects of customized hat making process.