Winter and Spring 2021 continuing education classes are being taught remotely. Studio classes have live remote meetings. Basic requirements to take a class are an internet connection, computer, and an internet linked camera (like a cell phone). Most classes will be hosted through Zoom or MassArt Moonami. For specific course requirements, contact the CE office at ce@massart.edu or your instructor. New classes added in December!

Push your creativity while building on time-tested principles of design and craft. Fashion courses at MassArt offer an opportunity for students to learn the fundamentals of fashion design in one of the oldest and most respected fashion programs in the country.

This course teaches students how to communicate original ideas using the geometric principles of design, and helps them to master block pattern structure. Basic garment construction, fundamental draping, and development of couture are covered. These skills are used to translate creative designs into three-dimensional form in both fabric and non-textiles. … Read more

Start Date

01/25

Meeting Day

Mondays

End Date

05/17

Faculty

Renee Harding

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

Students will learn basic principles of business and entrepreneurship and create a business plan for their own creative entrepreneurial ventures. Tools used for marketing, finance and strategic planning will be explored. Lectures will include case studies on the strategies being employed by both established players and newer startups. The class … Read more

Start Date

01/26

Meeting Day

Tuesdays

End Date

05/04

Faculty

Sara Hartmann

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

REMOTE SPRING 2021 This course will provide a solid foundation in the digital skills used in the fashion industry to create the “fashion plates” that introduce a line or collection. Through hands-on projects, students learn how to use Photoshop and Illustrator to design presentation boards and fashion collections in flats. … Read more

Start Date

01/28

Meeting Day

Thursdays

End Date

05/06

Faculty

Meg Young

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

This course teaches students how to communicate original ideas using the geometric principles of design, and helps them to master block pattern structure. Basic garment construction, fundamental draping, and development of couture are covered. These skills are used to translate creative designs into three-dimensional form in both fabric and non-textiles. … Read more

Start Date

01/28

Meeting Day

Thursdays

End Date

05/06

Faculty

Andy Chan

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

Students will develop printing techniques using easy to find materials.  Each week we’ll explore a different printing technique – batik, shibori, natural dyeing and more.  Lessons will cover accessible materials found around the house and materials/kits that can be purchased at a low cost.  Students will be able to complete the … Read more

Start Date

03/22

Meeting Day

None

End Date

04/30

Faculty

Liam O’Meara

Time

Credits

0

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