Start your New Year filled with inspiration, creativity and lots of new friends by joining the Make it in Design Winter School.
This exciting global online design event gives you experience working to A/W 18/19 trend briefs, helps build your portfolio, connect with other designers around the world and gives you the opportunity to get your work published!
Winter School will run for four weeks from January 8 – February 2, 2018 and for just £20 (approx $25 USD), you can choose from our Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced tracks or enjoy an attractive discount when you sign up for multiple track bundles available in our shop!
January 8 – February 2, 2018
Winter School offers exciting creative briefs inspired by A/W 18/19 trend reports from the fabulous trend forecasting website Patternbank, an amazing chance to get your designs printed onto fabric and tea towels thanks to Fashion Formula, awesome downloads, fun tasks, lovely prizes, the chance to get published in a future issue of MOYO magazine, and lots of treats along the way too!
Here’s a sneak peek at what you get in each track:
Two creative briefs inspired by real trends from Patternbank to help you generate new sketches and simple patterns
Two fun design exercises to get you out and about and having fun
A chance to see your work come alive on fabric and tea towels thanks to Fashion Formula who will select 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners per track
Two impressive downloadable high resolution papers/textured backgrounds to use in your projects
Exclusive downloadable wallpaper for your desktop, phone and iPad!
Chance to win a free place on Module 1 of The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design (Beginner Track)
Chance to win a free place on Module 2 of The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design ( Intermediate Track)
Chance to win a free place on Module 3 of The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design (Advanced Track) worth £359
Access to our private Winter School Facebook group where you can connect with other designers participating in this cool event
Chance to get your work published in MOYO magazine, on the Make it in Design website and across our social networks.
Beginners will be able to tackle the briefs either on the computer or traditionally off the computer. Intermediate and Advanced briefs will be aimed at Adobe Illustrator and/or Photoshop users. Please note that no technical guidance is offered during Winter School.
Hurry! Winter School Starts in Just 6 Days!