HAUTE COUTURE 3D MODELLING

Annual Course / Rome

Corso di modellista di Alta Moda Accademia Koefia Roma

The Haute Couture Modelling Course is the core of the Academic teaching. Madame Koefia – Alba Toni, Countess Brasini – the founder of the school – is a modelling professional who opened the Academy in Rome in 1951. She conceived the 3D model “Moulage” as a sort of paper draping. This original methodology consists in cutting the model not on the table but on the mannequin. An international trademark protect the koefia’s modelling method.
Lessons are 2/3 days a week, on Wednesdays, Fridays and sometimes Saturdays, along two Semesters: September/February, March/June.
The final assessment consists in: (a) a Portfolio of 20 patterns, (b) a Guidebook, written by the student, with the step-by-step explanation of the modelling process for each pattern (+images).
The Course issue a Koefia Diploma + a 24 Ects Credits Transcript.

STARTING DATE
18/09/2019

DURATION
9 months

CREDITS
36 ECTS

FREQUENCY
compulsory

LINGUAGE
italian

CURRICULUM

  • HIGH FASHION MODELLING
    Basics and Advanced Couture 3D Paper Modelling on the mannequin: Loose Bodice / Fitted Bodice / Skirt / Shirt / Female Sleeve / Male Sleeve / Shirt Sleeve / Collars / Trousers / Sheath Dress / 4-Sheet Jacket / 3-Sheet Jacket / Montgomery / Godet / Long Dress / Raglan Sleeves / Kimono Sleeves / Cape / Asymmetrical Dress / Fancy Model / Fashion Model.
  • INDUSTRIAL MODELLING
    Basics of flat modeling by the Secoli Institute in Milan: Skirt / Sheath / Sleeve / Neck / Shirt / Sleeve / Shirt collar / Frock Coat / Jeans Skirt / Trousers / Tailleur / Male Sheath.
  • TAILORING
    Sartorial Canvas manufacturing of elements designed in paper modelling to understand the production process of a single Alta Moda or Prêt-à-Porter article.
  • CAD-CAM
    Seminar on basic modeling functions Cad/Cam / Model insertion / Control, modifications and transformations / Stitching insertion / Size development / Placement on fabric

All interested people can participate in the Haute Couture 3D Modelling.
No educational qualification is required.

Admission need to support a face-to-face Meeting, also online by Skype

The Academy is attentive to the economic needs of students and parents; so payments can by monthly instalment without interest rate, in according with the Admin Dept.

For the Enrollment, a foreign student has to prepare:

  • Application Form duly filled
  • Payment of the Registration Fee via Bank Transfer (copy)
  • 4 passport-size photos
  • Passport (copy)