Illustrator X Capsule Collection Masterclass
Are you a fashion creative who is ready to take your Adobe Illustrator and design skills to the next level?
Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to advance your design abilities by completing a capsule collection of garments and accessories using Adobe Illustrator in 8 weeks or less.
Course Title: Illustrator X Capsule Collection Masterclass
Course Level: Intermediate
This course is for fashion creatives who have already established basic design, and Adobe Illustrator skills.
Cost Per Student: $2,997
Duration: 8 weeks
Class Meetings Per Week: 2 (1 is optional)
June 6 to August 1, 2022
August 8 to October 3, 2022
October 10 to December 5, 2022
Aftercare Support: Email and access to once-weekly "Ask Me Anything" meetings on the course content for the 3 months following the class.
Phase 1: What’s Trending?
Tap into future trend data, so you can create a collection that is both fashion-forward and relevant. Spend a day in the life of your customer, so you can develop an inside perspective that will help you to capture their business and loyalty.
Phase 2: To The Capsule
Using our Capsule Collection Blueprint, you will explore options for each garment and accessory, from the stitching to the silhouette. Each item will be assigned a specific role so the collection will meet your needs in addition to those of your customer. You will develop your signature look.
Phase 3: Illustrator-ator
Draw industry-standard “stylized flat sketches” that both capture your vision and showcase your creativity. Learn simple techniques that add the “wow” factor to your work.
Phase 4: Perfect Portfolio
Master the art of presenting your designs with clarity and cohesion so your portfolio becomes the vehicle to take you to your next level. Stand out in a good way.
Q: How much do the classes cost?
A: Classes cost between $997 and $2,997 per student, depending upon the length and intensity of the course.
Q: Do you offer any aftercare support?
A: Yes, all classes include a period of aftercare support via email and/or access to weekly “Ask Me Anything” meetings where questions arising from the class content will be answered. Please see each class for the type and length of aftercare support included.
Q: What are XP points?
A: All classes operate on a reward-based system. As you complete the training you will receive XP points (or XXP points which are worth twice the amount). Every two XP points earned convert to a $1 “cash-forward” discount towards another of our courses (maximum of $200 value; up to 10% of the total course value may be applied at a time). You may also donate the points to our scholarship fund and help someone else if you wish.
Q: How many students are there per class?
A: 2-10 students for Masterclasses; 2-20 students for Basic classes.
Q: How many times do we meet per week?
A: There is one mandatory Review meeting per week, for all classes.
There are up to two additional but optional Creative Lab or Troubleshooting meetings per week, depending on the class.
Q: How long is each meeting?
A: All meetings are 60 to 90 minutes long.
Q: Where do we meet?
A: We meet in a private Zoom meeting room.
Q: What time are the meetings?
A: The times of the class will be tailored to suit the participants. In the week before the class begins, all participants will be asked to submit three preferred time slots, and we will make every effort to accommodate everyone.
Q: How are the lessons and demonstrations delivered?
A: Some content will be delivered via short, pre-recorded video tutorials accompanied by written instructions. Some content will be delivered via live demonstration and discussion.
Q: In addition to the weekly meetings, what is the estimated time commitment?
A: It depends on which track you choose. In all classes, there are two tracks. On the regular track, you complete the training using our sample materials. On the Over-Achiever track, you complete additional work using your own materials.
Regular Track: 3-5 hours per week
Over-Achiever Track: 5-10 hours per week
NOTE: You are free to switch between the tracks as you complete the course. You do not have to choose one or the other.
Q: Is Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator software included in the price of the course?
A: No, you will buy a subscription to the software directly from Adobe. It currently costs from $20.99 to $52.99 per month depending on the options you choose. First-time customers are eligible for a free trial period.
Q: Who is Design Your Line Fashion Lab?
A: Design Your Line Fashion Lab is a unique space where we spark innovative creativity that will help designers like you develop a digital portfolio to realize your future. It is owned and operated by Hunter Publishing, a California corporation serving the fashion education community since 2007.
Q: Who will be the instructor?
A: The owner of Hunter Publishing Corporation, Victoria Hunter, creates and teaches the classes. She is an award-winning instructor who has taught design, Photoshop, and Illustrator skills to over 3,400 Associate of Arts students and private clients.
Q: What name will appear on my billing statement?
A: Hunter Publishing Corporation is the name that will appear on your billing statement.