Approx Cost:
$40.00. This covers the cost of some craft materials, patterns and sewing notions during the course. Some materials for the outcomes may be required to purchase separately and are an additional cost.
Optional: Maybe an opportunity to enter into a wearable arts fashion show at an extra cost.
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Recommendations:

Open Entry, however this course is suited for people who have an interest in Art, Garment Construction, Design and Technology.

Course Outline:

Have you ever wanted to make something that you can be proud of and claim as your own creation, well here's your chance!

  • Join this Wearable Arts course where you will get the opportunity to make an outfit that you may have an option to show off at a Wearable Arts Show.
  • Be inspired to design and test new materials to make a garment and have potential to gain NCEA Level 2 credits.
  • Learn some fashion design drawing and try adding decorative electronics where applicable.
  • You will be able to project manage your own outcomes with research, design, and construction skills, so come along and give it a go.
Where Does It Lead:

Technology 201 and 301 (University Entrance) courses.

This course may also lead to fashion/textiles and design courses at polytechnics and universities. Including Dental Technology and Costume Design if continue through NCEA Level 2 and 3 courses. courses.

For further information see:
Mrs Paterson