Fashion Illustration Drawing Class

Learn the fundamentals of fashion illustration at this drawing class in East London.

2 hours Class size 1 to 5     label £18

Whether you're pursuing a career in fashion and want some inspiration for your portfolio or you're after a gift experience for the fashionista in your life, this two-hour intimate life drawing experience is a brilliant way to go behind the scenes of the creative processes of fashion.

Set In the creative hub of Hackney Wick, you'll be hosted by the visionary experts at DCC studios. Sit within the bespoke hand-painted set designs in real life, with professional studio lighting and study couture garment details close up.

Built into a bespoke set design by Matthew Lawrence and modelled by industry-leading agency models and professional dancers, you'll be guided through the class from a painters perspective to really enhance your drawing skills and creative eye, whether you're a complete beginner or an improver.

Each session will be covering a different subject, from award-winning haute couture designers to burlesque costume and more, so you're always sure to discover some fresh inspiration. Everything you need will be ready and waiting for you, so all you need to do is show up and flex those creative muscles.

Want to take part in this class from wherever you are in the comfort of your home? Check out the live streaming version of this class!

Knowledge required
Suitable for all levels.
What you'll get
Paper and basic drawing materials to create your fashion illustrations to take home.

Unit 3C, Oslo House, West Wing, 20 Felstead Street - e9 5lt

Fashion Illustration Drawing Class location
Your teacher
Drawing Cabaret Couture
Drawing Cabaret Couture

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Drawing Cabaret Couture aka DCC Studios is a London based production team who specialize in creating high fashion films & editorials. All of which are professionally produced and live streamed from their film and photography studio in east London- DCC Studios. Alongside their productions DCC regularly hold weekly haute couture fashion illustration life drawing classes, fashion photography workshops and portfolio boosters.

Drawing Cabaret Couture was founded by artist, & set designer Matthew Lawrence and professional dancer & model Janet Mayer of J'adore La Vie, London's high fashion Cabaret.

From Fashion Campaigns to elaborate concepts for Film & Photography, together we fuse our artistic expertise to create original and inspiring life drawing classes, workshops and immersive art events. Our classes welcome artists, photographers and creative lovers from all fields we welcome everyone at DCC levels from total beginners to the well experienced.

Here at Drawing Cabaret Couture we work closely alongside some of the finest creatives in the dance and fashion industry. These include leading and up & coming fashion designers, agency models, professional dancers, photographers, film makers, stylists, and set designers to bring visually stunning concepts to life providing artists and photographers with high quality classes and beautiful original resource material.

Get inspired with Drawing Cabaret Couture/ DCC Studios

We have previously worked with some of the leading names in Art and Fashion including Vogue, Elle, Grazia, Jean Paul Gaultier, Louis Vuitton x Yayoi Kusama, London Fashion Week, Paris Fashion Week, V&A, Fashion Scout, Alice Temperley, Selfridges & Toni & Guy just to name a few...

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Jana Ismail Aug 2023

The class was great, the clothes were beautiful and the atmosphere was so amazing. The model and the team were really really great

Charis Lister Jul 2023

Very welcoming , amazing lighting, gorgeous/friendly model and I was very impressed with the clothes!

Jane Hartley-Marjoram Feb 2023

Hello, This was a great opportunity to do some live fashion sketching. The venue was perfect and Mathew made us very welcome right from the start. A very professionally run session and the model was very good too! I'll be joining again either in person or on line. Thank you! Jane Hartley

Teacher's response

Thank you, Jane Hartley! We're thrilled that you enjoyed our live fashion sketching opportunity. We're glad you found the venue perfect and felt warmly welcomed by Mathew. It's wonderful to hear that the session was professionally run and that the model was excellent. We can't wait to have you join us again, whether in person or online. Thank you for your kind words!

Riccardo Iacono Jan 2023

Well organised and friendly life drawing session with fantastic model and performer Clea De Velours.

Teacher's response

Thank you, Riccardo, for your kind words! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our well-organised and friendly life drawing session with the incredible Clea De Velours. Her performance as a model was truly fantastic and added an extra touch of artistry to the session. We strive to create an enjoyable and welcoming environment for all participants, and we're thrilled that you had a positive experience. We hope to see you again soon!

Anna Kirik-Dovbii Dec 2022

I had an amazing experience! I love it very much and going to attend it as much as I can.

Drawing class review by Anna Kirik-Dovbii - London

Teacher's response

Thank you, Anna, for sharing your wonderful experience! We are delighted to hear how much you loved it and we can't wait to welcome you back as often as you can attend.

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