Fashion Illustration & Tech Pack

fashion illustration


This fashion illustration course teaches students how to create digital illustrations for each design and make a special tech pack. This course will also cover the whole process, from making the collection, to finding manufacturers and finally sampling the designs and managing production. The course also includes templates and contact lists to get you started right away.

  • What does the course cover?

    Topic 1

    • What is a tech pack
    • Learning the tools needed on illustrator
    • Learning tips and tricks to make digital illustration easier and faster
    • What is a tech design library
    • Live illustration tutorial

    Topic 2

    • How to start a collection/ where to find inspiration
    • Learn about fabrics and color palettes
    • How to make the collection coherent
    • Make inspo boards v. Starting the tech pack

    Topic 3

    • Explaining the tech pack page by page
    • Understanding pantone colors and fabric choices
    • Learning about fit and measurments
    • Learning about details and trims
    • Learning about prints on photoshop
    • How to present your final design to the manufacturer

    Topic 4

    • How to find the correct t manufacturer for your brand
    • How does the sampling process work
    • How to properly fit a sample on a model
    • How to send fit comments back
    • How to place an order for production + how to manage stock
  • About The Tutor

    May Orfy, the Co-founder of MAYKA, launched her ready-to-wear brand four years ago, making a significant impact on the fashion industry. In a short span, she has successfully cultivated a community of fashion enthusiasts. Forbes now acknowledges her brand as one of the top ones in the Middle East. Celebrities and influencers in the region proudly showcase her pieces. May Orfy has a passion for assisting young aspiring designers, fostering a welcoming online community for learning and connection.

  • Dates

    • April  23rd  to  May 14 Tuesday – In Studio 9:00AM to 1:00PM

  • Cost

    • In Studio- 2500 AED
    • Online Learning – 1950 AED


  • Available for online training?


  • Requirements


  • Materials

    • Measuring tape
    • Wacom tablet (optional)
    • Foam board
    • Scissors
    • Glue
  • Internship & Work

    Internships and the work placement program is only in conjunction with the Professional Practice Diploma. If you would like work placements it is recommended to take the higher Diploma.