Fashion Illustration - 9KAF004 by gpy25569


									Fashion Illustration

Course code: 9KAF004

Course Leader: Adrienne Cross Aitken

Course Description

For students wishing to learn the techniques used for fashion illustration. The course comprises of an
introduction to a range of approaches used by illustrators to represent fashion. Techniques covered include:
collage, fabric rendering, how to capture the figure and fashion with a fluid style using water based media.
You may be drawing from a clothed figure and learning about proportion and distortion for fashion.

This course can support study on other fashion courses and enable you to practise and refine your fashion
drawing skills.

What background and qualifications do you need to join? (Entry

Some previous art experience is helpful but not essential.

What does the course lead to?

The course helps support study on other courses such as pattern cutting or garment making. Work produced
on the course and techniques learned may help you to build a portfolio for applications to other courses.

Where will I study?

In a fashion studio on 3rd floor at Hortensia

What are the facilities and equipment like?

High tables, a Smartboard and 2 computers

How much should I study outside class?

It is recommended that you practise what you have learned in class at home for at least 2 hours per week.

How is the course assessed?

No formal assessment

Are any course materials online?


What books and equipment do I need?

Some drawing materials such as pencils, pens, felt pens, paints

Paper is available for purchase at college.

What else do I need to buy? / What extra costs are there?

Any extra art materials that might be needed.

          Code            Location         Start         Weeks            Times              Lecturer
9KAF004-04                              20 Apr 10    6              Tues 18:15-21:15 A Cross-Aitken
                                                               AE Concs: £29 Non-EU: £189 AE Full: £87

Entry Requirements

All students are admitted to the College on the basis that they:

     •   Agree to comply with the KCC student code of conduct
     •   Provide original documentation that confirms entry qualifications.
     •   Meet the course entry requirements
     •   Provide information so that a school or college reference can be obtained if you are between 16-19
         years old

How to enrol

You can enrol by post, in person or online. Once payment has been accepted, this completes the enrolment

For more details, please check, call us on 020 7573 5333, or enrol in

Supporting our learners

Being a student at KCC, means you can expect a caring friendly inclusive learning environment. We will
support you throughout your studies with us.

Our students benefit from:

   •   Tutorial Support
   •   Information advice and Guidance
   •   Counselling and personal support
   •   Access to learner support services
   •   Study centres at Wornington and Hortensia providing collections of books, journals, DVDs and access
       to PCs and on line learning materials

Financial Help

Financial support may be available to you. Please contact an Information Advice and Guidance (IAG) advisor
on 020 7573 5325 who will be able to give you information about charitable trusts, Career development loans,
Education Maintenance Allowance (16-19 year olds) and Learner Support fund (helps eligible students with
child care costs, travel and material costs) and other schemes that may be able to help you regarding
financial matters.

Additional Learning Support for students with disabilities or
learning difficulties

KCC is committed to improving access to learning for all our students. Please tell us if you have any access
requirements at any stage of the application process. The additional learning support team can provide help
and information regarding your individual needs. For example, the team can provide information on hearing
loop facilities, communication support (e.g. BSL), dyslexia support, physical access, equipment/software (e.g.
JAWS). If you would like to discuss learning support do contact Reg Cobb at or a member
of the team on 020 7573 5308. Further information about our services are available at

Contact Details

Course Information: 020 7573 5333
Switchboard: 020 7573 3600

Full contact details:


Information on this course fact sheet was correct at time of publication, however course offers and details
may be subject to change.

                                                                                                09 March 2010


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