Beginner Level / 3-day short course
Thursday 22 – Saturday 24 February / 10:30am-4pm
With a focus on teaching industry-related skills used in the textiles sector, this course will teach you the tools, techniques and methods used to create effective textile designs, repeat patterns and present your ideas. Download course outline
The course covers the following main topics:
- Create textile design elements from scanned images, photos or drawing tools
- Learn techniques to create placement prints and repeat patterns
- Develop textile colourways and design variations
- Visualise your ideas and learn ways to present your designs
For beginners or those that have a basic knowledge of Photoshop, this course is suitable for people working in the textiles sector, students, tutors or anyone interested in improving their computer design skills and learning techniques in Photoshop. Participants are required to have basic computer skills. Please bring a pen, notebook and USB stick to save your work.
Our short courses are a great value way to learn essential design software. Courses take place in the museum’s IT suite and taught by our team of highly experienced tutors. Tuition is in small groups with a focus on your particular learning requirements. The Fashion and Textile Museum is part of Newham College London.