Classes

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Academy of Design offers fashion design courses for interested students ages 8-18 at all levels of experience. The program is designer driven - each individual dreams up and then sews their own unique creation. Our mission is to provide the environment, materials, and instruction they need to accomplish their vision. Check out the latest fashion show to appreciate the breadth and depth of their creativity. 

The classes are capped at 12 students with two instructors so everyone can get the attention they deserve.  

 

Fall Semester

Fall Classes

Fall SESSION IS SEPTember 3—NOVember 8
FINAL
FASHION SHOW IS NOVember 10

Fall classes are currently in session!
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Winter Semester

WINTER Classes

WINTER SESSION IS January 7—March 6
FINAL
FASHION SHOW TBA

 
Design Thinking: Concept to Creation Homeschoolers (Winter)
from 35.00

(ages 8-17)

Jan 7 - Mar 3 (no classes Feb 18th)
8 classes | Tuesday 1:30 - 3:30

Fashion Immersion!  Design, sketch, and sew your own fashions in our bright, fun, fully equipped sewing studio. YOU choose the fabrics and trims that will make your vision come alive. Whether it is an off shoulder crop top or a sequin gown, you will sketch it, sew it and then step out onto the runway in the final fashion show on Nov 10th to strut your stuff!

Class – $375
Materials – $35

**If you are affiliated with Ocean Grove, please submit your material fee only.**

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Design Thinking: Concept to Creation Kids (Winter)
from 75.00

(ages 8-11)

Jan 8 - Mar 4 (no classes Feb 19th)
8 classes | Wednesday 1:30 - 3:30

Jan 8 - Mar 4 (no classes Feb 19th)
8 classes | Wednesday 4:00 - 6:00

Jan 10 - Mar 6 (no classes Feb 21st)
8 classes | Friday 4:00 - 6:00

Fashion Immersion!  Design, sketch, and sew your own fashions in our bright, fun, fully equipped sewing studio. YOU choose the fabrics and trims that will make your vision come alive. Whether it is an off shoulder crop top or a sequin gown, you will sketch it, sew it and then step out onto the runway in the final fashion show on Nov 10th to strut your stuff!

Class – $375
Materials – $35

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Design Thinking: Concept to Creation Tweens (Winter)
from 75.00

(ages 10-17)

Jan 7 - Mar 3 (no classes Feb 18th)
8 classes | Tuesday 4:00 - 6:00

Fashion Immersion!  Design, sketch, and sew your own fashions in our bright, fun, fully equipped sewing studio. YOU choose the fabrics and trims that will make your vision come alive. Whether it is an off shoulder crop top or a sequin gown, you will sketch it, sew it and then step out onto the runway in the final fashion show on Nov 10th to strut your stuff!

Class – $375
Materials – $35

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Design Thinking: Concept to Creation - All Ages (Winter)
from 75.00

(ages 8-17)

Jan 9 - Mar 5 (no classes Feb 20th)
8 classes | Thursday 4:00 - 6:00

Fashion Immersion!  Design, sketch, and sew your own fashions in our bright, fun, fully equipped sewing studio. YOU choose the fabrics and trims that will make your vision come alive. Whether it is an off shoulder crop top or a sequin gown, you will sketch it, sew it and then step out onto the runway in the final fashion show on Nov 10th to strut your stuff!

Class – $375
Materials – $35

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Spring Semester

Spring Classes

Spring SESSION IS April 14—June 5
FINAL
FASHION SHOW TBA

 
Design Thinking: Concept to Creation Homeschoolers (Spring)
from 35.00

(ages 8-17)

Apr 14 - June 2
8 classes | Tuesday 1:30 - 3:30

Fashion Immersion!  Design, sketch, and sew your own fashions in our bright, fun, fully equipped sewing studio. YOU choose the fabrics and trims that will make your vision come alive. Whether it is an off shoulder crop top or a sequin gown, you will sketch it, sew it and then step out onto the runway in the final fashion show on Nov 10th to strut your stuff!

Class – $375
Materials – $35

**If you are affiliated with Ocean Grove, please submit your material fee only.**

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Design Thinking: Concept to Creation Kids (Spring)
from 75.00

(ages 8-11)

April 15 - June 3
8 classes | Wednesday 1:30 - 3:30

April 15 - June 3
8 classes | Wednesday 4:00 - 6:00

April 17 - June 5
8 classes | Friday 4:00 - 6:00

Fashion Immersion!  Design, sketch, and sew your own fashions in our bright, fun, fully equipped sewing studio. YOU choose the fabrics and trims that will make your vision come alive. Whether it is an off shoulder crop top or a sequin gown, you will sketch it, sew it and then step out onto the runway in the final fashion show on Nov 10th to strut your stuff!

Class – $375
Materials – $35

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Design Thinking: Concept to Creation Tweens (Spring)
from 74.00

(ages 10-17)

April 14 - June 2
8 classes | Tuesday 4:00 - 6:00

Fashion Immersion!  Design, sketch, and sew your own fashions in our bright, fun, fully equipped sewing studio. YOU choose the fabrics and trims that will make your vision come alive. Whether it is an off shoulder crop top or a sequin gown, you will sketch it, sew it and then step out onto the runway in the final fashion show on Nov 10th to strut your stuff!

Class – $370
Materials – $35

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Design Thinking: Concept to Creation - All Ages (Spring)
from 75.00

(ages 8-17)

April 16 - June 4
8 classes | Thursday 4:00 - 6:00

Fashion Immersion!  Design, sketch, and sew your own fashions in our bright, fun, fully equipped sewing studio. YOU choose the fabrics and trims that will make your vision come alive. Whether it is an off shoulder crop top or a sequin gown, you will sketch it, sew it and then step out onto the runway in the final fashion show on Nov 10th to strut your stuff!

Class – $375
Materials – $35

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Gift Certificates

Not sure which class would best suit your young designer, but want to surprise them anyway? Pick up one (or two!) of our gift certificates. You can choose between a certificate for a workshop, seen below, or visit our classes for a longer term class.

Class Gift Certificate
370.00

With this gift certificate you give your young designer the gift of creativity. Let them choose which class interests them the most and watch as their creativity and confidence flourishes.

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Don't forget about the end of term fashion show!


Looking for a bit less of a time commitment? try one of our weekend workshops!