Olds College Fashion Entrepreneur

Experience Fashion in Calgary!

Want to learn introductory or advanced sewing techniques? Home or exhibition booth design? Have an interest in the history of fashion? A variety of fashion related evening and weekend courses are coming soon to The Fashion Institute in Calgary. Register for one of our courses below, or contact the program coordinator to let us know what you'd like to see!

Delivery: Calgary Campus

Length of Program: 2 Days

Costs: Level 1: $195 + GST

 

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Entrepreneurship as a Fashion Designer

Olds College Fashion Entrepreneur

Experience Fashion in Calgary!

Want to learn introductory or advanced sewing techniques? Home or exhibition booth design? Have an interest in the history of fashion? A variety of fashion related evening and weekend courses are coming soon to The Fashion Institute in Calgary. Register for one of our courses below, or contact the program coordinator to let us know what you'd like to see!

  • Level 1: Introduction to Entrepreneurship as a Fashion Designer
  • Level 2: A Fashion Designer's Path to Business Start Up

Delivery: Calgary Campus

Length of Program: 2 Days

Costs: Level 1: $195 + GST

Course Details


Level 1:  Introduction to Entrepreneurship as a Fashion Designer.

February 3 & 10 (10am - 3pm) or May 5 & 12 (10am - 3pm)

Learn more about what your education and passion can do for you!  Whether you're a current student, recent alumni or an aspiring professional in fashion design, this course is designed to provide entrepreneur-focused education at a level that leads to professional careers as a fashion designer and business owner.

Calgary has a fashion community which has a lot of opportunity for recognition and growth of local talent.  Led by an instructor that has spent the last 6 years creating a network of local businesses, this short introduction takes your existing skills and experiences and helps you to apply them in a business structure specific to fashion design.

Cost: $195 + GST


Level 2: A Fashion Designer's Path to Business Start Up

Dates TBD by Level 1 Enrolment

An applied follow up to the introduction of Level 1, this class builds on what you've learned and puts your skills to the test hands-on. Whether you know exactly where you want to go, or you're really not sure at all, we have a pathway that will lead you.

The Fashion Designer's Path to Business Start Up Program, is a complete hands-on training course that includes all the Vital Steps to launching your first fashion collection. Work with a professional fashion designer and business owner to complete your own capsule collection ready for Western Canada Fashion Week while creating a business portfolio including a mock presentation to an experienced retail owner.

Costs: TBD