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Learn to create: Garment Flats

Get confident creating beautiful industry-standard garment flats.

  • Starts 23 Jan 2024
  • 295 British pounds
  • Online

Available spots


What will I learn?

Learn to create garment flats in this online interactive course. Join us to see how Adobe Illustrator can help you to create accurate technical drawings and turn them into beautiful design flats. High-quality illustrator flats don' just look good, they are also a powerful tool in range building, strategy, sales/approvals and communicating key design and technical detail to suppliers and factories. You will learn all the tools of the trade and crucial steps so you can confidently create your own industry-standard garment designs. Perfect for beginners and anyone who needs a skills refresh. Session 1 – Creating a t-shirt technical drawing Working together with Erica (our fashion specialist!) you will learn the essential steps to drawing perfect flats. ➜ Get over that pen tool fear ➜ Create a T-shirt spec drawing ➜ Add stitch lines If you have previously found Illustrator tricky to get the hang of then please don't fret! We have some top-secret tips that make things like using the pen tool super simple. Session 2 – Take your flats to the next level In this second session, you will learn the easiest ways to: ➜ Add ribbing ➜ Add colour ➜ Add shading Session 3 – Other bits In this third session, we will get on to: ➜ Asymmetric garments ➜ Ruffles and gathers ➜ Buttons and trims Session 4 – Tutor Guidance and Working on Your Designs With your new secret weapons at hand, this final session will allow you to work on your designs whilst making the most of our expert tutor there to help. Erica is there for you if you get stuck or if something isn't behaving the way it should and of course for advice and feedback on your work. ➜➜➜ About our group courses: 🧑‍🎓 Small groups of maximum 6 learners 🙋‍♀️Practical and interactive, so cameras and mics on, and ask as many questions as you like! 🖥️ Specialised training software allows us to see your screen as you work 🎥 No frantic note-taking here! All sessions are recorded for you to watch back 💬 Access to a dedicated forum for you to share your work, get help from your tutor and get to know your fellow learners 🌍 Open to learners worldwide - a good understanding of spoken English is required 🏅 Certificate to say you have attended a C4F course 🎓 10% Student/Grad discount - use code STUDENTGRAD10 at checkout ⚠️ No previous knowledge of Adobe Illustrator is required you will need to have access to the desktop version of Illustrator (either full or free trial), NOT the iPad version.


Any questions, please get in touch!

info@cadforfashion.co.uk


When will it take place?


Cancellation Policy

If for any reason you need to cancel your session then you will receive a full refund if cancellations are made more than one week before the scheduled session. Refunds cannot be made if cancellations are made less than 1 week before the session. If you wish to reschedule your session for any reason please ensure you give us at least 48 hours notice. If this is not possible then please contact us at info@cadforfashion.co.uk as soon as possible.

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