Origami Textile: Creative Pattern Cutting Techniques

A course by Shingo Sato , Textile Artist

Textile Artist. Tokyo, Japan.
Joined September 2022

Learn how to create a beautiful dress using origami textile and the moulage technique.

  • 510 students
  • Audio: English, Spanish
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Learn how to create a beautiful dress using origami textile and the moulage technique.

A course by Shingo Sato

Discover a world of origami textile and moulage by alongside Shingo Sato, textile artist and founder of TR Cutting School in Tokyo. Shingo's work has been showcased in exhibitions in fashion capitals such as Paris and Milan, and he is known for his innovative approach to fashion design that combines origami textile techniques with moulage.

In this course, Shingo teaches you a variety of techniques to create a symmetrical dress inspired by the Japanese art form. With his expert guidance, you will learn how to make a basic pattern on a mannequin and bring it to life stitch by stitch.

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What will you learn in this online course?

17 lessons & 14 downloads

  • 510 students
  • 17 lessons (2h 34m)
  • 14 additional resources (3 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English, Spanish
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Create a symmetrical dress using the origami textile concept and the moulage.

Who is this online course for?

This course is for anyone who wants to learn the art of dress-making with original techniques.

Requirements and materials

Previous experience with a sewing machine is required.

To take this course, you need fabric, calico, a sewing machine and a mannequin.


Shingo Sato

A course by Shingo Sato

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Textile Artist

Shingo Sato is a renowned fashion designer with over three decades of experience, known for his futuristic shapes, optical illusions, and striking fabric transitions. He has worked with prominent brands such as Valentino, Balenciaga, Givenchy, and Dior, bringing his unique vision and innovative techniques to haute couture design.

In addition to his collaborations with major firms, Shingo Sato has taught at prestigious educational institutions such as Central Saint Martins in London and the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera in Milan. His dedication to teaching and knowledge transfer has influenced multiple generations of designers, establishing him as an influential figure in the fashion world.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    The Moulage

    • Tools and Equipment
    • Preparing the Fabric and the Upper Moulage 1
    • Preparing the Fabric and the Upper Moulage 2
    • The Lower Moulage
  • U3

    The Pattern of the Moulage

    • Preparing the Pattern of the Dress
    • Cutting the Calico Fabric and Putting It Together
  • U4

    The Origami Textile Technique

    • What Is the Origami Technique?
    • Drawing with the Bamboo Technique
    • Origami Depth Inserts The Bottom
    • Origami Depth Inserts The Upper Part
  • U5

    The Construction Using Origami

    • The Cutting Process
    • Cutting the Fabric
    • Sewing the Top of the Dress
    • Sewing the Bottom of the Dress
    • Putting It All Together
  • FP

    Final project

    • Origami Textile: Creative Pattern Cutting Techniques

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Origami Textile: Creative Pattern Cutting Techniques . Craft, and Fashion course by Shingo Sato

Origami Textile: Creative Pattern Cutting Techniques

A course by Shingo Sato
Textile Artist. Tokyo, Japan.
Joined September 2022
  • 510 students