Textile Printing and Design

Create your own t-shirt designs and fabric meterage focusing on screen printing. Progress from simple design prints to more complex, multi-coloured applications. Learn to create garments from samples to mass production in this single subject course from Fashionmasters.

 

COURSE CONTENT

  • Principles of textile design
  • Dye methodology
  • Development of repeat format designs using water-based printing inks for yardage production
  • Creation of artwork from various sources
  • Using CAD to create placement and repeat designs
  • Silk screen making from cut stencils to photographic techniques
  • Colour matching from samples to formula mixing methods
  • Printing using large format tables for yardage
  • Placement printing using a t-shirt carousel
  • Sublistatic printing (heat transfer printing)
  • Multiple colour separations
  • Exploration of additional printing materials and applications
  • Fabric embellishment and fabric enhancement techniques
  • Knowledge of fabric construction including woven, knitted and bonded
  • Portfolio samples of all techniques learnt in the course

 

ASSESSMENT

Completion of set assignments on time and to the required standard.

 

LOCATION

Textile Printing & Design as a single course is currently offered at our Melbourne campus only.

Fashionmasters Melbourne: Level 3, 185 Spring St. Melbourne (03) 9945 9511

 

DURATION

1 year

 

ENROLMENT

To enrol for this course, please click through to our enrolment information or alternatively, contact one of our Course Advisors at Fashionmasters on (03) 9945 9522 or at [email protected]

 

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