art workshop for teens 13-18 years old

teacher: fashion designer Marina Solomatnikov

No matter who we are, where we live, or what our age is, we all wear clothes, clothes that somebody designed for us. Is it your turn now?

This course is dedicated to help students learn fundamentals of fashion design and necessary steps to develop their own fashion collections. Students will learn how to do visual research for inspiration, metamorphe it into garment design, balance colors and proportions, test various garment details, illustrate and present their projects.

It will be held ONLINE via ZOOM video conference. Students will need access to a computer / tablet / phone with internet connection and After the lecture and demonstrations teachers regularly check and correct the digital image of a student's work, explain what works in particular cases and what does not, and why.

14 weekly online classes:
- Tuesdays 6:00-8:00pm Pacific Standard Time:
September 7 - December 14, 2021

9/7, 9/14, 9/21, 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14


Enroll via Ocean Grove Charter School 
Vendor # IEM17357:

Detailed Schedule:

Day 1

Brief history of Fashion Design. Color, silhouette, inspiration finding. Starting an “Olympic Team collection”.

Day 2

Mood board, fabrics, details, fashion figure. Collection continued.

Day 3

Finalizing collection.

Day 4

Croquis, seasons, details development, testing details in toile. Starting a “Summer (vacation) collection”. 

Day 5

Illustrating fabrics, color balance. Finalizing collection.

Day 6

Collection styling and styling exercise. Starting a “Winter collection”.

Day 7

Illustrating winter types fabrics. Finalizing collection.

Day 8

Customer. Starting a “Special Person collection”.

Day 9

Finalizing collection.

Day 10

New materials, fabric treatment. Starting “Haute Couture collection”. 

Day 11

Finalizing collection and presentation.

Day 12

Starting a “Be a Self Designer collection!”

 Inspiration, sketchbook, rendering, colors.

Day 13

Knitwear, embroidery, craft. Collection continued. 

Day 14

Finalizing collection and portfolio presentation.

Refund Policy:

We are not offering refunds for new purchases. However, full credit towards future bookings or transfer to another camp/class will be offered for any cancellations made up to 24 hrs before the camp or class start.