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ACS F21 - Line Sheet First Design

In this 23-minute video, we go over the basics of building a button-down shirt using the Patch Method. We introduce how to use the Rotate tool manually with a user-defined fulcrum.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/9/2021 0 likes 0  

FD - Extracting Color Scheme in Illustrator

In this 15-minute video, we use simple tools found in Illustrator to produce a color scheme out of a work of art.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/24/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Float Shading and Drape Lines

In this 18-minute video, we go over how to add shading and drape lines.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/20/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Drawing Inside Float Elements

In this 18-minute video, we learn how to draw the inside of our garment without using the Patch / Block method.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Float Tools

In this 15-minute video, I introduce new tools that will become handy as we build our floats.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Ruffle Brush

In this 25-minute video, we continue our exploration of Pattern Brushes, this time with a ruffle that we carefully end with a start and end cap!

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/29/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Chain Brush

In this 26-minute video, we learn how to Align to Key Object, use guides and align them to objects, and to trouble shoot brushes that are giving us issues.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/29/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Symbols Scale

In this 24-minute lecture, we take an in-depth look at scaling in Illustrator, and how to make symbols that are legible yet proportional to our 1/8-scale technical flats. This re-introduces basic…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/24/2021 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  

Line Sheet Layout - Page 3

In this 28-minute video, we put together our garment line-up for overcoats, making sure to group our garments and to scale them consistently across the board.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 03/29/2021 0 likes 0  

ACS S21SS - Week 2 Webex

In this 54-minute presentation, we go over the syllabus and introduce ourselves.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 02/24/2021 0 likes 0  

CP - Digital Figure Analysis - Body Point & Lengths

In this 16-minute video, we go over locating our customer's joints and their placement in relationship to the overall figure lengths.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 01/28/2021 0 likes 0  

CP - Digital Figure - Set Up

In this 14-minute video, we set up our document, place our image, pull guides for our center front, and create layers that we will use to analyze the future.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 01/28/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Variable Grade Act 1

In this 12-minute video, we go over Activity 1. We learn how to align points and remove the seam allowance if working with a commercial pattern.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/30/2020 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Patterning Rectangular Piece

In this 11-minute video, we learn how to create rectangular pieces that match existing contour on your pattern. We also Walk and Notch our pieces.

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

CAD F20 - Parallels and Build

In this 12-minute video, we learn to create parallels and build pieces in order to generate lining and hem band facings.

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