Otago Polytechnic

Communication Design Winter Camp

  • Dunedin
  • 5 days (10.00am - 1.00pm and/or 2.00pm - 5.00pm)
  • Starts Mon 10 July, 2017
  • Apply by Thursday 6 July, 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 Tues 11 & Weds 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.

Pattern Making (Fashion Design Technology Series)

  • Dunedin
  • 3 evening classes (5.00pm-7.00pm)
  • Starts Tues 25 July, Tues 1 & Tues 8 August, 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 Fri 18 & Sat 19 August, 2017
  • Apply anytime

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

Laser Cutting for Design short course

  • Dunedin
  • 2 days, 9.00am-4.00pm
  • Starts Fri 13 & Sat 14 October, 2017
  • 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.

Textile Printing short course

  • Dunedin
  • 2 days, 9.00am - 4.00pm
  • Starts - to be confirmed for 2018
  • 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.

Industrial Garment Construction Techniques (Fashion Design Technology Series)

  • Dunedin
  • 3 evening classes (5.00pm-7.00pm)
  • Starts - to be confirmed for 2018
  • Apply anytime

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