Textile Techniques for Fashion

If you enjoy embroidery or are looking to enhance your art portfolio, this textile techniques course at Glasgow Clyde College will help you develop and build on your creative abilities. The focus of the course is to produce a concept garment, while giving you an insight into the world of fashion and textiles.

Course content

You will learn:
  • textile techniques, including machine and hand embroidery skills
  • fabric dyeing and fabric manipulation
  • how to produce a concept garment design tailored to an individual design brief
  • how to expand your drawing and research skills.

This course welcomes applicants with a range of experience and ages. Previous students have included retirees to adult returners. However if you're aged between 14 and 16, the College requires a letter of parental consent to be provided before you can be allocated a place on the course.

Course tutor

This course is taught by Angie MacMillan.

Qualification

On successful competition of this course, you'll achieve SQA Higher National unit in:

  • Textile Techniques: An Introduction

Funding

This course is eligible for Individual Learning Account (ILA) funding. If  using an ILA to fund / part fund your course, please call 0141 272 3335 to make your booking.

Entry requirements (minimum)

As this course is suitable for beginners, there are no entry requirements. However, some drawing ability would be useful.

Progression routes

If you enjoy this course, you could consider expanding your knowledge with other evening courses, such as Printed Textiles or Soft Furnishings. It's also possible to progress onto full-time NC/HND Fashion Technology/Design programmes (subject to a selection process).

Start date

09 January 2018

Duration

12 Week(s)

Cost

£180

 
Enquire now >

* - required
 

Contact us

T: 0141 272 0616
E: training@glasgowclyde.ac.uk

Contact

Scottish Charity No. SC021182

Copyright © 2017 Glasgow Clyde College