Main topics of textile design course
Manual screen printing and laser cutting; how to make the graphic sign for the print production on fabrics. Use of graphics software and photo editing Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
What is graphic design applied to textile about?
It consists on a logo designed and printed on a fabric such as a t-shirt, a jacket or any other textile product.
Just think for example of the thousands of t-shirts on sale in large retail stores that carry the Levi’s or Coca-Cola logo. That’s what we are going to learn how to do.
During our course you will undertake an intellectual and practical cognitive journey with different graphic application techniques.
The course unveils the artistic production processes such as screen printing and laser cutting. Once the know-how of the drawing process is acquired, the production starts. You can transfer your own made design to the support you provided and you can start a small production.
From the project to the product, an artistic and artisan itinerary that re-proposes the excellence of materials and local Italian craftsmanship, well known around the World as “Made in Italy”.
Goals of the course
You will be able to experience unique textile-making processes. The program offers a unique experience on its kind, on the processing phases involved in textile furnishing.
It aims to guide you through the development of a sample product, starting from the choice of materials such as cotton or linen, with a suitable application technique. It allows to make a unique piece of clothing, like a t-shirt, pillow cover, tablecloth, curtain, covers for sofas and much more.