Explore the basics of fashion drawing using simple but effective techniques on croquis, articulating your design ideas on paperBook tickets
Take this opportunity to learn fashion drawing skills from the Museum’s Head of Exhibitions and author of the bestselling book How to Draw like a Fashion Designer, Dennis Nothdruft.
In this two-hour drawing class, learn and explore the basics of fashion drawing using simple but effective techniques on croquis enabling you to articulate your design ideas on paper.
Drawing skills are a must for any fashion designer wishing to express their ideas and an essential tool in the design process. In the world of computers drawing by hand is still advocated by top fashion designers as a starting point for any collection.
The class includes the opportunity to discuss hints and tips with Dennis, with time to ask questions about his career as a leading curator of fashion.
This course is suitable for people with little or no experience.
A selection of drawing equipment, paper and paints will be provided.
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