Become a shoe design icon 10
Become a shoe design icon 10

Become a shoe design icon


In this one day shoe design workshop you will learn how to design footwear from both a creative and technical point of view, using our templates, inspirational ideas and shoe blocks we will help you take your ideas to the next level. No drawing or creative experience is necessary, its all about following a process. We will take your favorite design and teach you how to turn it into a pattern, which is the first stage of actually making a pair of shoes! The perfect course for people who love shoes and especially for those thinking about starting a career in footwear.

Heres what will be covered in this course:

• Designing in 2D form (putting pencil to paper).
• How to properly tape up a last for 3D designing. (The last is the shoe block).
• Designing in 3D form, directly onto the last.
• How to best position lines on the last for perfect fit and comfort.
• Pattern making of 1 or 2 of your chosen designs.

Duration: 1/2 day; 10am – 2pm
Location: London
Materials: Materials Included
Cost: £75

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“Had a wonderful time at I Can Make Shoes. The ‘How to become a shoe designer’ course was informative and practical. I loved the fact it was a small class, it allowed us to have more intimate session with the tutor and students. Will definitely be coming back again. :)” – Phoebe *****

  • 1/2 day; 10am - 2pm
  • London
  • Materials included