Otago Polytechnic

Laser Cutting for Design short course

  • Dunedin
  • Two days, 9.00am - 4.00pm
  • Starts Friday 19 July 2019
  • Apply anytime

Be introduced to the latest laser cutting technology and CAD software with an opportunity to create your own designed object/s from a range of materials including wood, card and plastic.

Industrial Garment Construction Techniques (Fashion Design Technology Series)

  • Dunedin
  • Three sessions (5.00pm-7.00pm)
  • Starts Tuesday 20 August, Tuesday 27 August, and Tuesday 3 September 2019
  • Apply anytime

Explore the world of industrial sewing and garment construction with no-fail solutions to perfect pockets, flys, zippers and collars.

Design and Graphics short course

  • Dunedin
  • Two days, 9.00am-4.00pm
  • Starts Friday 11 October 2019
  • Apply anytime

Learn to create your own professional marketing and promotional materials using Adobe Suite design software.

Fashion Skills

  • Dunedin
  • Two days, 10.00am-4.00pm
  • Starts Tuesday 1 October 2019
  • Apply anytime

Come and join us at the School of Design for a two-day, hands-on workshop where you will explore fashion making in a creative and fun environment. All patternmaking and construction techniques will focus on sustainable fashion industry practices.This course is offered in the mid-year school holidays so secondary students can take advantage of this opportunity.

Winter Camp – Digital Illustration short course

  • Dunedin
  • Four days, 2.00pm-5.00pm
  • Starts to be confirmed for 2020
  • Apply anytime

Learn how to develop a unique digital illustration from hand-drawn and/or photographic material.

Winter Camp – Game Design short course

  • Dunedin
  • Four days, 10.00am-1.00pm
  • Starts to be confirmed for 2020
  • Apply anytime

Learn to create a simple platform style game with your own characters and worlds.

Pattern Making (Fashion Design Technology Series)

  • Dunedin
  • Three sessions (5.00pm-7.00pm)
  • Starts to be confirmed for 2020
  • Apply anytime

Create patterns from base pattern blocks with this basic to intermediate level course, taught by our technical expert, Annette Cadogan. Learn about pattern manipulation, standard size & fit, and bodice, skirt, dress and/or trouser blocks depending on your skill level.

Textile Printing short course

  • Dunedin
  • Two days, 9.00am - 4.00pm
  • Starts to be confirmed for 2020
  • Apply anytime

Learn how to create your own personalised fabrics for fashion and interiors. During this practical workshop you will be introduced to textile print processes including screen printing using stencils, techniques and colour. You will design an original textile print and produce samples and a final piece of resolved work.