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Fashion Tech Academy - Design your own glowing FashionTech bag!
Mon, Apr 24, 2017, 6:30 PM – Thu, Apr 27, 2017, 9:00 PM CEST
Are you curious about the future of fashion? Do you want to explore new production processes for the fashion and textile industry? Are you interested in emerging fashion and technology and combining new materials and techniques? Do you want to investigate how digital fabrication and technology can enhance the fashion of the future? Then join our TheAcademy Program!
In this program we will to push the boundaries of regular fashion and explore new ﬁelds in the fashion and textile industry. In this interdisciplinary workshop we will cross the ﬁeld from traditional craftsmanship to digital fabrication to create one of a kind designs that are innovative and sustainable.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
TheAcademy by ElektroCouture is providing a monthly program which consists of four evening workshops that will introduce you to the world of FashionTech.
In this program you will learn new techniques and expand your knowledge on materials and manufacturing. You will learn how to digitally craft unique patterns with laser cutting processes and use 3D printing to create new material connections. Our experts will introduce you to the basics of sewing, smart textiles, 3D printing and modelling, laser-cutting and pattern making, electronics and soft circuits. Throughout this course you will be guided with a 1-on-1 service with one of our experienced fashion designers and technologists and get access to our machines and materials.
WHAT DO YOU NEED
For the basics program no previous knowledge is required. You should be interested in emerging fashion and technology and be passionate about new techniques.
Each workshop will start with an introduction to the speciﬁc software, machines or techniques followed by a hands on exercise. You will apply your learnings from each workshop by developing your personal designed fashion-tech bag.
Monday, 24.04.17, 18:30-21:00: Basics of Electronics
You will implement electronics into your designs and learn about soft circuits, LED’s and micro controllers
Tuesday, 25.04.17, 18:30-21:00: Basics of 3D printing
You will learn about 3D printing techniques and create new material connections and applications
Wednesday, 26.04.17, 18:30-21:00: Basics of Laser-cutting
We introduce you to laser-cutting techniques for fashion and textile design
Thursday, 27.04.17, 18:30-21:00: Basics of Sewing
You will learn about hand and machine sewing and ﬁnalise your design
Normal program price: 499€ (excl. eventbrite fees)
Early Bird: 399 (excl. eventbrite fees)
The price will cover all material and machine costs
Max. 6 spots available Sign up on Eventbrite
Please bring your laptop!
www.elektrocouture.com/fashiontechacademy Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org