Workshops

Fashion Drawing

Friday 27 April / 1:15pm – 4:15pm (Fully Booked)

Take this opportunity to learn fashion drawing skills from the Museum’s curator and author of the bestselling book How to Draw like a Fashion Designer Dennis Nothdruft.

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Silk Painting Workshop

Wednesday 2 May / 10:45am - 4:30pm (Sold out)

Achieve luminous effects on silk fabric taking inspiration from the colourful palette and beautiful designs that are synonymous with the designer Josef Frank.

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Draw like a Designer / for Ages 12+

Wednesday 30 May / 11:30am or 2pm

Do you want to sharpen up your drawing skills? Look no further! Join us on this practical class to learn drawing tricks and design tips based on the Museum’s book How to Draw Like a Fashion Designer.

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Super Sketchbooks

Thursday 31 May / 10:30am or 2:30pm

A fun filled 2-hour workshop designed to inspire and excite a new generation of designers and artists.

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Cool Crochet Basics

Friday 1 June | 11:30am or 2pm

Led by luxury knitwear designer Katie Jones, this colourful 1.5-hour workshop will teach you the basics of crochet. Experiment with stitches whilst making your own chunky statement necklace or head piece.

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Couture Techniques / 1-day workshop

Saturdays, 10.45am-4.30pm: 2 Jun / 7 Jul / 11 Aug / 15 Sept

Led by Zandra Rhode’s dress maker Jolanta Cerniauskiene, this popular 1-day workshop will give you the know-how and confidence to work with high end fabrics such as chiffon and silk satin.

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Pattern Cutting Introduction

Saturdays, 16 and 23 June / 10:45am – 4:30pm

Led by creative pattern maker Michelle Lewis participants will cover the basic rules of flat pattern cutting.

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Pattern Making on a Mannequin

Wednesday 27 June / 10:45am – 4:30pm

Through modelling fabric on body forms participants will learn to make a bodice shape with calico which will then be transferred onto paper to create your very own patterns.

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Copy your Clothes / 1-day workshop

Fridays, 10:45am – 4:30pm on either 8 June (Sold Out) / 20 July / 14 Sept

In this new 1-day workshop led by the Museum’s pattern cutting tutor and creative pattern maker Michelle Lewis, learn the skills used by couture fashion houses to copy elements of historical garments without the need to pull them apart.

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