Fashion Illustration


Start Date





Tower T638

End Date


Meeting Day

Tuesdays and Thursdays



This course introduces illustration methods for the fashion designer and creative professional.  Demonstrations and exercises cover basic anatomy to the analysis of fashion figures.  Stylized drawing skills, composition layout techniques and industry flat sketches are taught, along with methods of critique and the editing process of designer collections.

Students illustrate full color fashion plates with apparel details, fashion silhouettes, and textile rendering using markers, colored pencils, and other media.  Fabric motifs and prints are also covered.  Students have the opportunity to practice drawing during and after each demonstration for immediate instructor feedback.



This is an in person class that will meet on MassArt’s campus. This class will also use the Moodle Platform. The instructions and login credentials for accessing MassArt’s technology services will be sent to registered students.



Interested in Fashion Design? This class is part of the Fashion Design Certificate Program!

This class has ended.

Andy Chan

Andy Chan creates fashion designs and drawings that have been exhibited at the Waldorf Astoria in NYC, the Park Plaza and Copley Plaza in Boston, and the Sheraton Commander in Cambridge. His awards include Lord & Taylor’s “Dress for America” Top 5 Finalist and his work has been published in Boston Magazine’s annual “Faces to … Read more