Workshop at Open Day: Playful Fashion Design with Dewi Bekker

UNITED POP Amsterdam
Q-Factory, Atlantisplein 1
NL-1093 NE Amsterdam

Saturday, 13 March 2021
11:00 ‐ 14:00‌

free of charge

Workshop at Open Day: Playful Fashion Design with Dewi Bekker

In our online stream you get the opportunity to be inspired and to exchange ideas by numerous creatives from all over Central Europe.

Starting fashion designing might be intimidating; a white sheet of paper is just staring back at you. When starting fashion designing it is important to be aware of your aesthetics. But what are your aesthetics? During this workshop you will learn to get more aware this and you will get an introduction in designing in an intuitive way by using collage techniques. Collage techniques will give you the ability to create fast sketches in a playful, fun and not intimidating way. The only tools you will need are; paper, scissors, glue/tape and some old magazines or newspapers.

" Get aware of your aesthetics what, visually, draws your attention? We will do an exercise to awaking your awareness of this. "

  • Learn to think about the bigger picture instead of focusing on details
  • Get introduced to various collage techniques that will help you to design in an intuitive way that will trigger your imagination.
  • Learn to create fast, rough sketches, in a playful way that will result in many options for your designs.

Bring your acquired knowledge about collage techniques into practice during the workshop and start creating your own designs.

This workshop is part of an Open Day and therefore free of charge. The Open Day starts at 11:00. The workshop itself will start at 11:00. The workshop is approximately 1 hour long.