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Accumark Pattern Design

In this 16-minute video, we learn how to clone a Model in Accumark, along with all its components. We open them in Pattern Design and get introduced to the Pattern Design interface.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 05/5/2021 0 likes 0  

APD - PS Plaid Weave

In this 35-minute video, we use the Rectangle tool in Photoshop to lay overlapping vertical and horizontal prints. We then apply various woven texture to test the result of various weaves. We finally…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 04/4/2021 0 likes 0  

APD - PS Weave Patterns

In this 30-minute video, we go over basic concepts that will come handy when we're ready to 'weave' our plaid. This includes CTRL+Select, Inverse Selection, and Edit Define Pattern.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 04/4/2021 0 likes 0  

TCD - Watercolor Render

In this 24-minute video, we go over the various layers needed to build a three-dimensional render in watercolor. We combined graphite, watercolor, color pencil, and white gel pen.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 02/18/2021 0 likes 0  

TCD - Light Report Demo

This 10-minute video walks us how to fill in a Light Report, taking advantage of an excellent light installation found in the Museum District!

From  Nicholas Champroux on 02/10/2021 0 likes 0  

TCD - Sourcing Fabric Sample

In this 6-minute clip, we cover three different websites where you can order fabric samples for your design projects.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 02/2/2021 0 likes 0  

APD F20 - Torso Sloper Stitching

In this 9-minute video, we learn to stitch our torso pieces, including the fish darts, onto Eva.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 12/1/2020 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Patterning Stitching

In this 23-minute video, we learn to assign location and textile to our pieces. We also cover our 3D avatar properties and how to simulate drape on our garment.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/23/2020 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Patterning Arc Piece

In this 11-minute video, we learn how to draft an arc piece, in this case, a flounce that runs along the side seam of our skirt.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/23/2020 0 likes 0  

APD F20 - Bodice Stitching

In this 12-minute video, we finalize our sloper by trueing the seams. We then stitch it for a fitting on our avatar.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/12/2020 0 likes 0  

APD F20 - Skirt Stitching

In this 17-minute video, we learn how to adjust the measurements of our avatar. We then learn to assign unique textiles and locations to our pattern pieces, after which we simulate the drape on our…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/11/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Steaming

In this 4-minute clip, we learn the basics of steaming, using our stove, metal pot with lid, strainer, and timer.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/4/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Natural Stains

In this 5-minute clip, we prepare a piece of fabric with flowers and foliage on a base of textile pre-soaked in alum solution.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/4/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Food Stains

In this 8-minute video, we look at different food options and how to apply them on fabric.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/4/2020 0 likes 0  

FDOL F20 - Alum Pre Soak

In this 5-minute video, we go over pre-soaking textile using a solution of warm water and alum, which is a mordant used for natural dye, food and plant stains, and marbling.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/4/2020 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - PS Mood Color Chips

In this 6-minute video, we go over how to embed color chips and apply dropped shadow effects to a group.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/2/2020 0 likes 0