The Fashion Institute is continually evolving in response to changes in the field, offering the latest trends, skills, and technology students need to succeed in the global economy.
This program prepares students for careers in fashion design, fashion merchandising, costuming, technical apparel design and custom dressmaking. You will explore the world of fashion through fashion sketching, creative design, computer applications, draping, pattern drafting, and more. Degrees are available in various fashion disciplines.
For more information, contact:
Mojdeh Sakaki, Program Director
Notice: An Application Deadline for credit classes has been implemented at Salt Lake Community College. Please check the SLCC Academic Calendar often for important dates.
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Beginning Hand Weaving
8-week course starting Oct. 19 @ Library Square Center
Explore the possibilities of weaving your own self-designed textiles. Learn the basics of loom weaving, warping the loom and calculating yarn requirements, creating a sampler of various weaves.
Utilizing the methods explored, students will weave their own self-designed textile.
Instructor – Sandra Ence Paul
Sandra is a textile artist and a fashion instructor who has studied her craft in Missouri, Utah and Japan. She owns her own textile-based business, “S-ENCE”.
New Knitwear Class!
Students who take Knitwear Design & Production on the Knitting Machine will gain unique knowledge and experience valuable in working in the knitwear divisions of apparel companies.
This class includes hands-on experience on the knitting machine creating knitwear from yarn to finished garments. Students will explore texture, color, pattern and materials while learning a variety of knitted structures and techniques used to create sweater knits.
Contact Mojdeh Sakaki for more information.