Sustainable Fashion: Upcycling for Newbies FULL SERIES
Sustainable Fashion: Upcycling for Newbies FULL SERIES with Ophir El-Boher
THIS CLASS WILL BE HELD ONLINE
THIS CLASS CAN BE TAKEN ASYNCHRONOUSLY
This registration is for the complete series of Sustainable Fashion: Upcycling for Newbies with Ophir El-Boher. For individual workshops, please register through those listings.
This course introduces newcomers to both fashion practices and sustainability, and covers their interaction– sustainable fashion! We will introduce the wicked problem of fashion’s pollution, and use design thinking practices to tackle it. Focusing on Upcycling as a current solution, students will learn and practice the strategies and techniques of the upcycled-fashion design pieces from start to end.
- Sustainable Fashion 101
- Fear-free sewing
- Intro to textiles for upcycling
- Fashion patterning for beginners
- Textile reclaiming
- Assembling a garment
- Finishing techniques for apparel
- Fashion Frankenstein
Prerequisites: No experience needed. Will require a sewing machine.
- Community Education