Bag Design

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Italian bags is known for sophisticated designs and top-level quality, represented by numerous top brands such as GUCCI or PRADA, to name a few. Especially in Florence is crowded by leather shops and headquarters of many world-class brands including GUCCI and Salvatore Ferragamo.
Such fame of Italian bags with highest quality are maintained by bag making artisans’ insistence on high-level techniques and quality materials.

In Bag Design, Students will study various bag designs with Italian tastes, colors (new combinations, new decoration), materials (avant-garde application, new materials), patterns, functions, as well as researching on the trend and establishing originality. Students will study also geometric design, realistic design, project design, and design using computer. The program puts emphasis on encouraging each student’s uniqueness and to convey it in designs with original, creative, free and rich expression.

Instructors :
Students will learn bag design, color and decoration combinations, materials, patterns, functions and trend research and expression of originality characteristic to Italian bag design, as well as geometric design, realistic design, project design practice, and design development on computer, with ultimate focus on encouraging each student’s uniqueness and expression of originality and free inspirations.

Beginners will start from basic bag design, rough sketch, and acquire indispensable bag design techniques and learn expression of their uniqueness through colorful and free inspirations.
According to the duration and experience, students will finish various bag designs on their free inspirations, performing design development on computer, researching materials and technical functions, color and material variation, for different scenes.

Bag Design Summer Courses:
・Bag Design Summer Course
・Bag Design + bag Design
・Bag Making + Bag Design
・Bag Design Intensive




2 weeks Course Sample Schedule

day 1st week schedule day 2nd week schedule
Sun. Arrival in Florence Sun. Free time
Mon. Orientation, City tour & Lunch, Lesson Mon. Lessons
Tue. Lessons Tue. Lessons
Wed. Lessons Wed. Lessons
Thu. Lessons Thu Lessons
Fri. Art visit, Lessons Fri. Art visit, Lessons
Sat. Cultural visit Sat. Check out, Return Home

Fees and Schedule 2019

2 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks
Tuition Fee + Accommodation, etc.
€2,600 €4,600 €6,400 €8,200 €11,000
Number of Lessons (*1 Lesson = 45 minutes)
22 lessons/week (with instructors)
+ 22 Independent Study/week (without instructor)
Credits
3 6 9 12 18
Check-in (Sun) - Check-out (Sat)
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – May 18
May 19 – Jun. 1
Jun. 2 – Jun. 15
Jun. 16 – Jun. 29
Jun. 30 – Jul. 13
Jul. 14 – Jul. 27
Jul. 28 – Aug. 10
Aug. 18 – Aug. 31
Sep. 1 – Sep. 14
Sep. 15 – Sep. 28
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – Jun. 1
May 19 – Jun. 15
Jun. 2 – Jun. 29
Jun. 16 – Jul. 13
Jun. 30 – Jul. 27
Jul. 14 – Aug. 10
Jul. 28 – Aug. 31
Aug. 18 – Sep. 14
Sep. 1 – Sep. 28
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – Jun. 15
May 19 – Jun. 29
Jun. 2 – Jul. 13
Jun. 16 – Jul. 27
Jun. 30 – Aug. 10
Jul. 14 – Aug. 31
Aug. 18 – Sep. 28
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – Jun. 29
May 19 – Jul. 13
Jun. 2 – Jul. 27
Jun. 16 – Aug. 10
Jun. 30 – Aug. 31
Jul. 14 – Sep. 14
Jul. 28 – Sep. 28
[ 2019 ]
May 5 – Jul. 27
Including

Enrollment fee, Tuition,
Facilities fee (no materials),
Orientation meeting,
Welcome lunch,
Welcome kit (city map, pen, notebook, file folder, bus pass, one lunch ticket),
Weekly guided art visits to the best attractions and historical monuments of Florence,
Housing: shared apartment – twin room (single room available),
Housing utilities expense,
Daily meal vouchers (4 daily meal vouchers a week + 2 Coffee/tea/mineral water vouchers a week),
Cultural excursions: once every 2 weeks (e.g.: ceramic laboratory visit, antique market of Arezzo visit, trip to Pisa, trip to a Tuscan farmhouse, Pizza lesson),
English interpreter during lessons with the teacher

  • Intensive lessons: 22 lessons/week with the instructors + 22 Independent Study/week (without instructor)
  • 1 lesson=45 minutes
  • Materials for artworks used or consumed individually by students are not included in the fees above.
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