Fashion Design Workshops

The time and place to roll up one's sleeves and put the passion for design to work is here.

Every January, March, and August, SoFA Design Institute offers 4 to 8-session modules on Fashion and Interior Design. Whether for initial or complementary training, participants expand their skills in varied design and technical disciplines. 


Basic Makeup

Schedule: February 13 - 23  |  Tuesday, Thursday & Friday  |  6:00 - 9:00PM

Faculty: TBA

Fee:  PHP 7,500


In partnership with MAC Cosmetics - one of the world's leading cosmetic brands - this 5-day course will introduce students to the basics of makeup application - from tools to the latest trends. Looks will be created following a variety of themes: Natural, Day, and Night; and will cover a module specific to makeup application on the eyes. Students will learn how to create a range of looks for various occasions and categories such as editorial, bridal, theater, and film/commercial. Students will receive exclusive Gift Certificates and will go on a guided tour of a MAC Cosmetics store at the end of the course.


Fashion Styling

Schedule: February 7 - March 28  |  Wednesday  |  6:00 - 9:00PM

Faculty: John Randolph Manucom

Fee: PHP 12,000


This 8-session workshop covers lectures and activities that will introduce students to the practice of fashion styling. Students will learn about the relevance of the profession, gain familiarity with the industry’s influential personalities, and understand the idea of focal points and editing.


(1) To understand the importance of fashion styling; (2) Familiarize one’s self with the influential personalities of the industry; (3) To comprehend the idea of focal points and editing.


Introduction to Fashion Construction

Schedule: February 9 - April 13  |  Friday  |  5:00 - 9:00PM

Faculty: Loida Hunter

Fee: PHP 18,000


In this laboratory course, students will gain introductory skills in illustration, and likewise learn pattern making, sewing, fabric cutting, finishing, fitting, and embellishing. At the end of this course, students will be embellishing a circular skirt and shift dress of their own creation.


To introduce students to basic design principles, techniques, and technologies of Fashion Construction.




Leather Crafting

Schedule: May 9 - June 27  | Wednesday  |  6:00 - 9:00PM

Faculty: Pat Peralta (Soul Flower Co.)

Fee: PHP 13,500

Design for Kids: Fashion Design

Schedule: June 5 - July 26  | Tuesday & Thursday  |  1:00 - 3:00PM

Faculty: Monica Leviste

Fee: PHP 15,000

Introduction to Fashion Photography

Schedule: June 7 - July 26  | Tuesday & Thursday  |  6:00 - 9:00PM

Faculty: Enzo Mondejar

Fee: PHP 12,000

Fashion Construction for Teens

Schedule: June 18 - July 20  | Monday, Wednesday & Friday  |  1:00 - 4:00PM

Faculty: Eli Gonzales & Richard Papa

Fee: PHP 22,500


Intermediate Makeup

Schedule: July 17 - 27  |  Tuesday, Thursday & Friday  |  6:00 - 9:00PM

Faculty: TBA

Fee: PHP 7,500


In this next level course by MAC Cosmetics, students will take a more comprehensive look at various makeup categories. Participants will learn makeup application techniques for fashion shows, TV, avant-garde/editorial looks and theater, and will likewise be taught the latest MAC trends. The workshop will close with a field day at a MAC store where students will get PHP2,000 worth of products.



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