Otago Polytechnic

Pattern Making (Fashion Design Technology Series)

  • Dunedin
  • 3 evening classes (5.00pm-7.00pm)
  • Starts 7, 14 and 21 March, 2017
  • 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.

Design and Graphics short course

  • Dunedin
  • 2 days, 9.00am-4.00pm
  • Starts 24 and 25 March, 2017
  • Apply anytime

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

Industrial Garment Construction Techniques (Fashion Design Technology Series)

  • Dunedin
  • 3 evening classes (5.00pm-7.00pm)
  • Starts 28 March, 4 April and 11 April, 2017
  • Apply anytime

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

Textile Printing short course

  • Dunedin
  • 2 days, 9.00am - 4.00pm
  • Starts 5 and 6 May, 2017
  • 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.

Communication Design Winter Camp

  • Dunedin
  • 5 days
  • Starts 10 July, 2017
  • Apply by Friday 16 June, 2017

Digital Animation and Digital Illustration are offered as part of our visual design short courses for 2017. Our Communication Design Winter Camp is held during the mid-year school holidays.

STAR Fashion Skills

  • Dunedin
  • 2 days, 10.00am - 4.00pm
  • Starts 11 and 12 July, 2017
  • Apply anytime

Do you love fashion and design? Come and join us for a two day hands-on workshop where you will create accessories through deconstructing & reconstructing up-cycled materials.

Laser Cutting for Design short course

  • Dunedin
  • 2 days, 9.00am-4.00pm
  • Starts to be confirmed for 2017
  • Apply anytime

Be introduced to the latest laser cutting technology and materials with an opportunity to create your own 2D & 3D designed object(s).