Are you someone who is interested in fashion design? Then the Marie Claire Fashion Contest IED is a competition that may help you to get additional career training in this exciting design field.
Illustrators are encouraged to render a fashion design creation that has the theme of "Ethnic Trends for Spring and Summer 2010". The submitted design may be for women, men or unisex.
What to Submit
Each entry should have a project title and an accompanying description of what the project is about in 80-100 words.
Format for all submissions should be in JPG, 300 dpi resolution, and no more than 3MB in size. Acceptable media in generating the illustration can be in watercolor, acrylic, felt-tip pen or pencil (or a combination of the two). No collage, Photoshop images, or any computer generated artwork will be accepted.
According to the contest sponsors the awards will consist of various free courses held at the Barcelona, Spain workshop locations. In addition to the free courses, the first place winner will also receive free accommodations for the duration of the sessions. Those who do not take up their prizes will forfeit all rights.
100% grant for 2010 summer course on Illustration - Idea, Concept and Image* or Introduction to Fashion Design* (this grant also includes accommodation).
100% grant for course on Illustration - Idea, Concept and Image* or Introduction to Fashion Design* (course only).
50% grant for course on Illustration - Idea, Concept and Image* or Introduction to Fashion Design*
Dates for summer courses: from 5 July 2010 to 30 July 2010
*The choice of course will depend on the places available, and Istituto Europeo di Design management reserves the right to change or substitute the course if the minimum number of students is not reached. The course may not be exchanged for money; if winners do not attend the course, they lose the right to the prize.
*Illustration - Idea, Concept and Image: this course is given in English