Textile Design: Trend Forecast, Painting and Printing


À Como (Italy)

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    Como (Italy)

Emagister presents to you a unique course endorsed by IED - Istituto Europeo di Design Spa: The Textile Design: Trend Forecast, Painting and Printing programme.

Textile designers are artists who dream up and design the look and feel of textiles, they are responsible for the aesthetic characteristics of fabrics, including patterns printed or woven into their surfaces.

Through this education path, IED provides you with an overview of the textile industry, with a particular focus on the Interior Design field, including the basics of fabrics, fibres, and techniques, while highlighting the important historical context and cultural influence.

The theoretical and technical knowledge acquired during the two weeks is fundamental for approaching the realization and production process of the design on fabric.

At the end of this textile laboratory, you will be able to plan and realize your personal and original drawings on fabrics. Furthermore, it allows you to relate with the textile district and to understand its history, its characteristics and to learn about the most famous textile designers.

Define your career today! Contact IED - Istituto Europeo di Design Spa through and learn more about this course.

Précisions importantes

Cette formation est-elle faite pour moi?: This course is open to high school graduates in artistic disciplines or fashion field, as well as university students from related fields, that whish to approach or deepen their knowledge of drawing and printing on fabric. The high school diploma, an upper-intermediate level of English and mastery of Photoshop are required in order to be admitted.

Les sites et dates disponibles


Date de début

Como (Italy)
Voir plan
Via Petrarca, 9, 22100

Date de début

Jui-2021 Inscriptions ouvertes
Jui-2021 Inscriptions ouvertes

Les matières

  • Design
  • Printing
  • Fabric Design
  • Textile Design
  • Painting
  • Industry
  • Fabrics
  • Fashion Textile
  • Design methods
  • Fabrics Research

Le programme

Study Plan

Textile Culture
This course allows you to have an overview of the history of fashion and textile as well as to understand the connection between fabrics and art in the Italian and, more specifically, Como tradition. You will discover the textile districts in Italy, focusing on Como silk industry, and learn about the textile design areas. The supply chain and the textile market are treated as well.

Through this topic you acquire the basics of the design methodology: you comprehend what a 'textile collection' means; the textile research sources; trends analysis in the textile field; collection of images and materials necessary for the development of ideas. Realization of moodboards and sketchbooks.

Textile Design
Overview on the main weaving and printing processes, as well as on the printing techniques. The following topics will be treated: the colour and the variant; technical limits; concept of relationship, use of motifs; illustration and realization of drawings on paper through the use of pencils, colours, collages, stencils, mixed techniques; digital drawing. Printing techniques.

Informations complémentaires

There are 1 intakes available for this short programme:
2nd intake runs from 28th of June to 9th of July 2021

Textile Design: Trend Forecast, Painting and Printing

Prix sur demande