The course introduces participants to basic methods within digital fashion development, and teaches course participants how to construct full-size patterns

Course Description

SAFD provides a computer course where you learn how to create digital patterns in Adobe Illustrator on your own laptop.

Adobe Illustrator can be used as a model and design program for the apparel industry. The course is for those who want to be able to construct digital patterns and build a library. Participants are introduced to basic methods in digital model development. Students learn to construct full-size patterns.

The advantage is that they can easily be emailed as PDF files to production sites abroad.

Prerequisite little knowledge of Adobe for illustrator and cutting. Participants must bring their own computer with Adobe Illustrator


  • Creating workspaces in illustrator.
  • Toolbox adapted for construction.
  • Digital cutting of t-shirt.
  • Digital cutting of skirt.
  • How to add space for seams.
  • Print patterns in 1/4 size and full size.
  • Review of pattern cutting methods in illustrator.


There will be thorough and individual instruction for all course participants. The course ends with a course certificate.

If you have any questions regarding the course, please contact us at (+45) 33 13 09 26 between 9.00 and 14.30 all weekdays.


Helle Nygaard


17. September 2022
18. September 2022

Teaching Days



9.00 - 14.30


1600 DKK


The course fee is DKK 1600 excluding materials.

Enrol by filling out the registration form on the right side. Thereafter, a confirmation will be sent by mail or phone within a few days. Registration can also happen by phone (+45) 33130926 between the hours of 9:00 to 14:00 all weekdays.

Payment Methods

Payments for SAFD can be made via bank transfer to the school account in Nordea:

Reg No. 2191
Account No. 0102 303083

Remember to state participant name on your deposit.

Regarding payments from abroad, use the following:

IBAN: DK9220000102303083