Schedule
 

Month

Day

Topic

Reading from text

Special Notes

Assignments Due

January

14

Syllabus, Career Day Rules, Briefs, Mind Mapping, Trend Research, markets, In-class: practice brief & design exercise

Seivewright book (all)

Bring all 3 books

 

 

16

Trip to library, drawing, photographing, Design Process, Develop inspiration boards for collection

Use both collections book for references.

Bring all 3 books

 

 

21

Develop inspiration boards for collection, Develop color stories and group formulation. 

 

Bring all 3 books

 

 

23

Additional in-class design exercise; Start sketching

 

Bring all 3 books

1st Journal Submission: Inspiration, color story, fabrication ideas, target customer report, trends, written group formulas

 

28

Cull sketches.  Fill gaps in formula.  Choose which ensemble to produce.

 

Bring all 3 books

2nd Journal Submission: 50 cohesive sketches in accordance to group formulas and a narrative for group

 

30

Start making pattern/draping

 

 

 

 

4

Pattern/muslin

 

 

 

 

6

Pattern/muslin

 

 

 

 

11

Fit & refine test muslin

 

 

Complete COPY of Pattern & Muslin for ensemble

 

13

Sew sample; review final

 

Bring specs for final

 

 

18

Sew sample

 

 

 

 

20

Fit & refine sample.  Start fashion garment

 

 

Sample due

 

25

Sew Fashion garment.

 

 

First inspiration ideas and sketches for final due - discuss

 

27

Sew Fashion garment.

 

 

 

March

4

Sew Fashion garment.

 

 

 

 

6

Hems, labels, embellishments

 

 

Garment due SANS hems, emb.

 

11

Spring Break

 

 

 

 

13

Spring Break

 

 

 

 

18

Bring Laptop – review paperwork and submission requirements

 

 

Next journal submission for final

 

20

Contest garment due @ 10am – totally complete and ready for submission

 

 

Garment and Paperwork Due at 10am.  All other contest entries due by 3pm (complete).

 

25

Watch Movie for Movie Project.  Review Project

 

 

Portfolio Line Due (part of Contest garment grade group)

 

27

FULLY review Movie project,
FULLY Review Final Project
Start research for Final

 

Bring all 3 books

 

 

1

Work on Final/ Movie Project

 

 

Finalized Pattern due for contest garment

 

3

Work on Final/ Movie Project

 

 

 

April

8

Present group to class (100 sketches, preliminarily culled to 30)

 

Class will cull down to final group

Sketches and developed journal for final

 

10

Class Cancelled – Travel to Career Day

 

 

 

 

15

Pattern final

 

 

 

 

17

Pattern final

 

 

Movie Project Due

 

22

Fit muslin & adjust pattern.
Line Sheets explained, Work on final

 

 

COPY of Pattern & Muslin due

 

24

Work on Final

 

 

 

 

29

Continued

 

 

 

 

1

Continued

 

 

 

May

6

8am
Present group (15) to faculty

 

 

Final Due and Final Journal

3330 Projects