Fashion Design Workshops

The time and place to roll up one's sleeves and put the passion for design to work is here.

Every January, March, and August, SoFA Design Institute offers 4 to 8-session modules on Fashion and Interior Design. Whether for initial or complementary training, participants expand their skills in varied design and technical disciplines.

COURSES

SUMMER WORKSHOPS




Kids & Teens Workshop


Fashion Design Bootcamp for Teens (Ages 13 to 19)

Fashion Design Bootcamp for Teens is a foundational workshop that aims to train teenagers aged 13 to 19 years old to think as a creative designer.It is also a platform for young individuals to get their first exposure to the SoFA way of thinking and designing.The workshop guides creatives to dive into their identities as the primary source of their inspiration to fashion design.

For each week, a design output will be required of students which will be given critique by the instructor the following meeting. Feedback to students on their work and during the session will be a key factor in ensuring that the students are properly guided in the lessons.

Schedule:

Batch 2: July 6 - 22 | Tuesdays & Thursdays | 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Tuition: PHP 4,500


Click here to Enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com


Fashion Design for Kids Workshop (8 to 12 years old)

Fashion Design for Kids is a workshop that aims to help children aged 8 to 12 years old to discover the world of fashion.

Each session focuses on a historical era with a distinctive fashion inspiration where the instructor helps them to recreate their own fashion pieces. For every fashion period, students will discover important contribution of that era, will write a personal story based on an inspiration from that era, will design and create a fashion output and will show and share this output to the class. The class and the instructor, in turn, will provide on their work and during the session will be a key factor in ensuring that the students are properly guided in the lessons.


Schedule:

Batch 2: July 7 - 23, 2021 | Wednesdays & Fridays | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Tuition: PHP 4,500


Click here to Enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com



Young Innovators: Think Tank (Design Bootcamp for Teens)

YOUNG INNOVATORS: THINK TANK, is a design boot camp for teens ages 13-17 years old that explore the use of innovative and creative thinking in solving everyday, real world problems. This course shall introduce young creatives to the SoFA Method, a unique approach to design thinking that encourages an exploration of self by using the students’ personal stories to produce a design concept, and in turn, developing it into a design innovation.

The students will be presented with a design challenge each session and encouraged to come up with their own prototypes using available or recycled materials found around the home. A culminating activity shall take place at the last session for students to present their works to their parents/guardians/friends and some guest teachers.


Schedule:

June 28, 30 & July 5, 7, 12, 14 | Mondays & Wednesday | 1:00 - 3:00 PM


Tuition: PHP 4,500


Click here to Enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com





Build Your Sustainable Fashion Brand

As the world begins to understand the environmental impact of the fashion industry, there has been a stronger awareness and interest on sustainability of fashion brands. This workshop is an introductory course that helps students build their own sustainable brands. This will be divided into three (3) parts: (a) branding; (b) product development and (c) financial analysis, profitability analysis and marketing.


Schedule:

July 28 - September 1 | Wednesday | 5:00 - 7:00 PM


Tuition: PHP 4,500


Click here to Enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com





Introduction to Fashion Construction (Modules 1,2,3 & 4)

Introduction to Fashion Construction 1 is a series of modules designed to teach students the basics of garment construction. Specifically, it familiarizes students on how to prepare the pattern, mark, cut and sew simple garments such as a straight skirt, a basic top and a shift dress.

It is ideal that a basic student takes Module 1 first before proceeding to the next set of stand-alone modules. A student can choose which stand-alone module to take but the this works best when taken progressively. The topics of the prior module will not be repeated.


Schedule:

- Introduction to Fashion Construction 1 Bundle: June 28 - July 23, 2021 | Monday, Wednesday & Friday | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

- Module 1: Basic Construction Techniques: June 28 - July 2, 2021 | Monday, Wednesday & Friday | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

- Module 2: Skirt: July 5 - 9, 2021 | Monday, Wednesday & Friday | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

- Module 3: Basic Top: July 12 - 16, 2021 | Monday, Wednesday & Friday | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

- Module 4: Shift Dress: July 19 - 23, 2021 | Monday, Wednesday & Friday | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Tuition:

- Introduction to Fashion Construction 1 Bundle - PHP 15,000

- Module 1: Basic Construction Techniques - PHP 3,500

- Module 2: Skirt - PHP 4,500

- Module 3: Basic Top - PHP 4,500

- Module 4: Shift Dress - PHP 4,500


Click here to enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com





Introduction to Fashion Design

Introduction to Fashion Design is a foundational workshop that aims to train individuals to think as a creative designer.It is also a platform for students to get their first exposure to the SoFA way of thinking and designing.The workshop guides creatives to dive into their identities as the primary source of their inspiration to fashion design.

For each week, a design output will be required of students which will be given critique by the instructor the following meeting. Feedback to students on their work and during the session will be a key factor in ensuring that the students are properly guided in the lessons.


Schedule:

November 16 - December 2 | Mondays & Wednesdays | 6:00 - 8:00pm


Tuition: PHP 4,500


Click here to Enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com






Introduction to Fashion Illustration (Modules 1,2 & 3)


Fashion Illustration Modules 1, 2 and 3 are a series of modules designed to teach students how to render fashion illustrations from the starting point of the plain body using pencil until more advanced illustration techniques via marker and computer aided design.

Each module is a stand-alone but works best when taken progressively. The topics of the prior module will not be repeated.


Schedule:

- Introduction to Fashion Illustration Bundle: November 3 - December 12 | Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays | 6:00 - 8:00 PM

- Module 1: Basic Illustration: November 3 - 14 | Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays | 6:00 - 8:00 PM

- Module 2: Illustration through Color (Markers): November 17 - 28 | Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays | 6:00 - 8:00 PM

- Module 3: Illustration through Computer Aided Design: December 1 - 12 | Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays | 6:00 - 8:00 PM


Tuition:

- Introduction to Fashion Illustration Bundle - PHP 9,500

- Module 1: Basic Illustration - PHP 3,500

- Module 2: Illustration through Color (Marker) - PHP 3,500

- Module 3: Illustration through Computer Aided Design - PHP 3,500


Click here to enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com



Introduction to Bag Construction


Basic Bag Construction is a six-session workshop course that teaches students how to do paper mock-up, pattern-making and actual bag-making. By the end of the course, the students will have completed four different bag projects.


Schedule: July 3 - August 7 | Saturdays | 2:00 - 4:00 PM


Tuition: PHP 4,500


Click here to enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com




The Basics of Personal Branding and Professional Imaging


Module 2: Professional Presence for Creatives

June 30 - July 30, 2021 | Wednesdays & Fridays | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Tuition: PHP 4,500


Click here to Enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com




Introduction to Fashion Illustration


Module 3: Illustration through Computer Aided Design

In CAD, students will learn how to create technical flat drawings in Adobe Illustrator and learn how to render a digital fashion illustration with color, depth and texture.


Schedule:

Module 3: Illustration through Computer Aided Design

Batch 2: June 29 - July 10 | Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Tuition: 4,500


Click here to Enroll: www.sofadigitalcampus.com





Outcomes

Upon completing a workshop, students will gain introductory skills and knowledge that will serve as foundation for further education or personal practice.

Tuition

Tuition ranges from approximately PHP 4,500 to PHP 15,000 depending on the workshop topic and scope. Each workshop spans to about 4 - 8 weeks.

Applications open for S.Y. 2021-2022

Find some inspiration to navigate this new world. The next semester starts August 2021.