Portland Fashion Institute’s fashion illustration series is the most comprehensive series in Portland. With these classes, you will be ready to design and share your ideas.  You will know how to draw the fashion figure and create a professional portfolio. Sign up for the classes one at a time or sign up for the whole series for a discount.

Level 1:  Become a fashion artist & start thinking like one.  In one day, you will start with a simple pencil and paper and end knowing how to draw the fashion figure. Add hair, hands, faces, feet and poses. Supply list

Level 2:  Use markers to add color, clothes and textures.  Create fashion illustrations suitable for a portfolio. Prerequisite:  Level 1.  Supply list

Level 3: Draw movement with more detail on clothing: sleeves, collars, plackets, pleats, ruffles.  Prerequisite: Level 2. 

Daniela Caine, designer, manager, creative director for Adidas, Nike, Columbia Sportswear, Pendleton
Mondays, 9 am-noon PST
Series - April 12-July 5
Fashion Illustration 1 - April 12-May 3
Fashion Illustration 2 - May 10-June 7 (no class May 31, Memorial Day) (Pre-req: Illustration 1)
Fashion Illustration 3 - June 14-July 5 (Pre-req: Illustration 2)
Cost/Cost Options:
$229 each level; $653 for series (Includes handouts).
Supply List:
Additional Notes/Costs:

Buy your illustration supplies at pfisewing.com with your 20% student discount. Order kits or individual items then pick them up at PFI Supply store at 4225 NE Tillamook next to PFI school.
Become familiar with PFI’s online Intranet, Populi. You will receive a Populi username and password. By two weeks before class starts, your instructor will load your class syllabus and your first class assignment. By one week before your class starts, you are sent a reminder of log-in instructions and directed to go online to test your system then read the syllabus and first assignment and to download your class files.