Re-Make Upcycling Clothes

Course outline

In an industry that is agonising about the ethics of over production- this course will enable you to create clothes in a more sustainable manner. You will deconstruct and recontextualise clothing, deadstock fabrics, and push found pieces in a whole new direction, creating a positive balance in the design process by innovating with the excess we already have. You will learn the essential skills to carry out techniques for redesigning and reshaping garments to create unique new pieces with cutting-edge shapes and designs. Combining different materials, shapes and sizes, you will cut up and construct modern, imaginative and beautiful clothing. The objective of this course is- to make fashion sustainable, interesting and inventive.

 

 

Tutor: Joanne Power

Wednesdays: 7PM-9.30PM (8 weeks)

Email: joanne.power@stjohncollege.ie

Email: nightcollege@stjohnscollege.ie

Adult Education office Telephone: 086-0410668

 

Course delivery format and costing may change depending on government guidelines’ around the pandemic.