New York Fashion Academy - Illustration

Seattle, Washington

Courses & Classes in Fashion Illustration

All classes meet once a week for 4 weeks unless otherwise noted.

FASHION ILLUSTRATION I: Basic
Section 1: 10:00-12:30PM
Section 2: 6:00-8:30PM
Class Duration: 4 weeks
This basic drawing class develops the skills necessary to draw a fashion figure and covers fundamental techniques and technical information for students who want to design apparel and illustrate designs for customers. The study includes proportion and scale as it relates to the human body. The student learns how to draw figures in motion and develops clothing details including ruffles, gathers, tucks, and other garment features. No art background is necessary.
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 15 students per section.
INSTRUCTOR: Terry Horlamus
COST: $140.00

FASHION ILLUSTRATION II: Intermediate
Section 1: 10:00-12:30PM
Section 2: 6:00-8:30PM
Class Duration: 4 weeks
This class is a continuation of Fashion Illustration I. Students learn to change figure proportions and poses, and to draw more and other garment details as well as other garment types.
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 10 students per section.
INSTRUCTOR: Terry Horlamus
COST: $140.00

FASHION ILLUSTRATION III: Advanced, Watercolor
Section 1: 10:00-12:30PM
Section 2: 6:00-8:30PM
Class Duration: 4 weeks
This is a continuation of fashion illustration using watercolors, color markers, and color pencils.
Prerequisite: Fashion Illustration I and II.
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 10 students per section.
INSTRUCTOR: Terry Horlamus
COST: $150.00

FASHION ILLUSTRATION IV: Faces, Charcoal
1 Saturday: 10:00AM-3:00PM
Class Duration: 1 day
This intermediate drawing class allows the student a chance to develop the skills of shading and texturing with the use of charcoal. The focus will be on faces.
Prerequisite: Fashion Illustration I.
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 10 students per section.
INSTRUCTOR: Lee Wallat
COST: $150.00

FASHION ILLUSTRATION V: Self-Portrait, Charcoal
1 Saturday: 10:00AM-3:00PM
Duration: 1 day
In this advanced drawing class students will use their charcoal drawing skills to render a life-size self portrait.
Prerequisite: Fashion Illustration I IV.
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 5 students per section.
INSTRUCTOR: Lee Wallat
COST: $150.00

FASHION ILLUSTRATION VI: Flat Sketch
Section 1: 10:00-12:30PM
Section 2: 6:00-8:30PM
Duration: 4 weeks
Students learn to draw garments as if laid out flat to study shape and construction details. Emphasis is given to clearly and accurately render the silhouette and construction details. Additional emphasis is given to the adding of measurements to the "flat" thus transforming it to the "spec" drawing.
Prerequisite: Fashion Illustration I.
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 5 students per section.
INSTRUCTOR: Terry Horlamus
COST: $200.00

FASHION ILLUSTRATION VII: Fast Draw
1 Saturday: 10:00AM-3:00PM
Duration: 1 day
This advanced class allows the student to develop the skills necessary to render an accurate technical illustration of a garment after only a very brief visual exposure. Students are taught to focus on silhouette, proportion, texture, and focal features.
Prerequisite: Fashion Illustration I, II.
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 5 students per section.
INSRTUCTOR: Lee Wallat
Cost: $140.00

FASHION ILLUSTRATION VIII: Layout
1 Saturday: 10:00AM-3:00PM
Duration: 1 day
Students learn the principles of layout, such as pre-eminence, perspective, formal and informal balance, formulti-subject fashion illustrations or photographs used in advertising or presentations.
Prerequisite: Fashion Illustration I, II.
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 6 students per section.
INSTRUCTOR: Lee Wallat
COST: $150.00

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