Design Factory | İstanbul Moda Akademisi



Design Factory

Design Factory provides enjoyable, dynamic and practice based trainings to youngsters of age group 14-17 that will enable them to see and develop career options in fashion industry. 

Duration: 2 weeks

Day and Time:
Every weekday 10:00 - 15:00

Date: 1 July 2024 – 12 July 2024



This training intended to create fashion perception and awareness is made up of two parts. In the first part, participants are introduced basic principles of fashion design and discover each stage of design process through various research, collage and drawing techniques.

During this part where creative collage techniques, painting palette and product design are performed, participants create a theme by using different painting techniques including marker, water color, dry paint pen and performing visual research and at the end of this part they have a mini collection. 


Introduction to Fashion Design:Delivery of basic fashion knowledge and fashion concepts

Design Research: Visual research and theme identification,

Basic Art and Collage Techniques: Preparing board pages using basic art principles and different media and techniques in the composition,

Introduction to Creative Drawing: Creative collage techniques, silhouette creation and product design,

Color Perception and Painting Techniques: Creating color palette using charcoal, water color, paint markers,
Mini Collection: Review of basic fashion forms and preparation of a mini collection accordingly,

3 Dimensional Thinking: Review of 3-dimensional fabric texture and form study,

Required Materials:

  • Notepad
  • Stabilo Black Pencil
  • 2B, 4B, HB Pencil/Charcoal
  • Markers, Colored Dry Paint Pens, Water Color (any two types can be selected)
  • Color Cardboards
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • 15-20 Pieces of Plain A3 Paper
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • Textured Paper
  • Colored Acetates
  • Aydinger Kağıt
  • Usb (External Memory)
  • Ruler
  • One Box of Pins
  • Fabric Scissors