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Short Course

Learn & Create: Breathe Life into a new garment using UpCycling techniques

1-Day Workshop | Saturday |10AM—5PM | 21st March 

Do you have an old garment that is taking up space in your wardrobe? Do you love visiting vintage markets and hunting out unique clothing finds? Join The Masters Institute of Creative Education for a single-day workshop and turn an abandoned item into a shiny new treasure!

This event is part of Melbourne Design Week 2020, an initiative by Creative Victoria in partnership with NGV

The Workshop is held on campus at Level 3, 185 Spring Street, Melbourne

What we cover

You will explore the cultural movement of upcycling and the importance of sustainable fashion before delving into the upcycling process. Using simple sewing techniques our team will help you deconstruct your old garment before reconstructing it into something you will love for years to come. 

Prior Skills & Preparation

No prior skills necessary. This workshop is open to all skill levels. Experts will gain new insight into upcycling trends and techniques whilst novices will explore a new discipline and have ample on hands assistance from our team.

We ask that all students bring a garment with them that they wish to create into a new item. 

Note – T.M. student discounts available. Please email [email protected] with a photo of your valid The Masters Institute of Creative Education or Holmes Institute Fashion student ID to redeem.

Course Snapshot

Course Dates:

  • Saturday | 21st March | 10AM—5PM

Location: Melbourne

Fees: $95.00

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