Fashion Design for Pet Apparel
0 credits $200
Redirect your design and sewing skills into one of today's fastest growing markets—fashion-inspired pet clothing. From bulldogs to American bobtails, pets are strutting designer stuff and owners are vying for best-dressed awards for their four-legged family members. This hands-on workshop starts with an introduction to body forms, functional needs, and a seasonal fabric guide. Ease of dressing and safety tips are considered in relation to T-shirts, winter coats, and couture ensembles. Learn how to create your own garments using sketches and get tips for developing a line and prospering in this exciting field.
Instructor: Kris Lynch, president, Ruff-Puppy Ruff-Doggie, a vertical pet product company; former toy industry executive