Fashion Illustration types and Techniques.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to Fashion Illustration (30 minutes)

1.1. What is Fashion Illustration? 1.2. The importance of Fashion Illustration in the industry 1.3. Historical overview of fashion illustration 1.4. Tools and materials for fashion illustration

Module 2: Basic Sketching Techniques (30 minutes)

2.1. Understanding body proportions and poses 2.2. Sketching the fashion figure 2.3. Basic fashion poses 2.4. Rendering fabric and textures

Module 3: Fashion Illustration Styles (45 minutes)

3.1. Realistic Fashion Illustration

  • Detailed anatomy and proportions
  • Shading and highlights
  • Working with different art mediums (pencils, markers, watercolors)

3.2. Stylized and Abstract Fashion Illustration

  • Exploring unique and abstract styles
  • Using bold lines and geometric shapes
  • Minimalistic and avant-garde approaches

3.3. Vintage Fashion Illustration

  • Exploring historical styles
  • Understanding the evolution of fashion illustration

Course Materials every student joining should have in hand while in class.

  • Sketchbooks or drawing paper
  • Pencils, erasers, and sharpeners
  • Markers and colored pencils

By the end of this 3-hour course, students will have gained a comprehensive understanding of fashion illustration, Additionally, they will have valuable insights into potential career paths in the fashion industry related to illustration.