Footwear Design and Pattern Making

Footwear Design and Pattern Making

This online course covers the knowledge about understanding of elements and principles of design, the necessary skills to translate them and ability required for sketching the designs of selected basic footwear styles, the development of model patterns, the skills and knowledge to carry out basic footwear designs with their graded working patterns and development of footwear prototypes. The course starts with the concepts of design and foot anatomy, unveils the core and basis of footwear design. This will include the understanding of the relationship of foot and lasts, standard sizing systems.

Next the course will demonstrate the knowledge and skills required to footwear design and create grade working patterns and disclose capacity to produce quality footwear prototypes for selected basic footwear design variations.

If you’re interested in Footwear Design and Pattern Making as a future career, or if you’re a business professional seeking to improve your design capacity and produce quality footwear products, then this course program which combines design creativity with hands-on skills, thanks to a creative and practical approach incorporated is the one for you. With this course, you’ll learn these vital skills in just few days. So start this course today, and by the end of the course, you’ll have an excellent new skill.



Responsible Awlachew Sintie
Last Update 10/26/2022
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    • Learning Outcomes
  • Module 1: Modern Footwear Making process, parts of shoe and Materials
    • Introduction
    • Module Learning outcomes
    • Preview
    • Core processes in manufacturing
    • Cutting
    • Closing
    • Component
    • Lasting
    • Finishing
    • Critical support functions
    • Parts of Footwear
    • Identification of Materials Used in Footwear
    • Lasts and their classification
    • Module reference
  • Module 3: Operative Training – design process and mean form development
    • Module Summary