One of the two essential programs of the Vakko ESMOD Fashion Academy, Fashion Design training is presented as short term courses that continue throughout the year. In addition to presenting training in drawing techniques, the program aims to teach students to think creatively.



17th of July – 4th of August 2017

09.30-12.30, (from Monday to Friday)

3 Weeks / 45 Hours 





Introduction to Fashion Design

Introduction to Basic Drawing Techniques

Figure Drawing

Figure Body Details: Face, hair, eyes, lips, hands and feet drawings

Model drawing on figure and coloring studies

Trends: By who and for who?

Mood Board: What it is and how it is prepared

Studies for moodboard inspiration for Mannequin and Model drawing

Technical drawing bases: Technical drawings are used to describe the design to the modelist

Mini Personal collection Study: Theme/Concept decision, Moodboard-Muse-Coloring studies, Model drawing, Technical drawings



Instructor: Aycan Başoğlu



Aycan Başoğlu is the founder and creative director of the brand whiteset6. She has studied Sociology at METU in the years 2001-2005 and continued her education at Strasbourg University, France. In 2007 she graduated from the same university and received her Masters Degree at the department of Sociology.  After completing her education she returned to Turkey to pursue her career. In 2013 she graduated from Vakko Esmod Fashion Academy Istanbul with a Golden Needle Award.  Upon her graduation she began working with various designers. She is currently working in the sector as designer and also pursuing her career as book translator.



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