Design Workshop | İstanbul Moda Akademisi



Design Workshop

This training intended to create fashion perception and awareness for the age group of 18-25 is made up of two parts.

Duration: 2 weeks

Day and Time :

Every weekday 10.00 - 17.00


1 July 2024 – 12 July 2024

In the first part starting with conveying basic fashion knowledge, fashion concepts, style and trends participants select a storyline in line with this basic information and create storyboard and sketchbook, learn how to recognize colors and create color scale. They do research and practice on the distribution of colors within a collection. They learn drawing techniques, creative collage techniques and the building blocks of mini collection.

After each trainee implements his/her learnings and creates mini collection, they apply portfolio making techniques to display all those works and present them in a portfolio setup.


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

Styles and Trends: Review of differences made by prominent brands of today and delivery of resources about fashion trends, starting points of trends and how to research them

Storyboard Creation: Identifying target group, collecting visual images in line with the storyline, identifying color board

Sketchbook making techniques: they do practices on techniques for making sketchbook.

Drawing Techniques: Fashion silhouette drawing, working out body details and preparing fashion figure,

Color Theory: Color matches, color groups and toning,

Mini collection: Review of basic fashion forms and preparation of a mini collection accordingly

Presentation Techniques: Test applications of the works done during summer school are performed with portfolio criteria in presentation techniques.

Required Materials;

  • Notepad
  • Stabilo Black Pencil
  • 3 Brushes
  • Paper Tape
  • 2B, 4B, HB Pencil/Charcoal
  • Markers, Colored Dry Paint Pens
  • Marker Drawing Paper
  • 15-20 Pieces of Plain A4 Paper
  • Kneaded Eraser
  • Usb (External Memory)
  • Ruler
  • One Box of Pins
  • Fabric Scissors