ELL01) Eco Lux Lab: Denim Development by Bill Curtin (Workshop A)

Join us for a Denim Development Workshop organized by Eco Lux Lab from VCUarts Qatar for the Shop Qatar Workshop Series.

The workshop will be led by Bill Curtin, a New York City (NYC)-based fashion designer and businessman who runs BPD (Blueprint Denim WASHHOUSE) and WASHHOUSE DENIM. 

BDP is the only denim washhouse in NYC. As a leader in denim wash and education, BPD instructs design teams from Ralph Lauren, Converse, Tommy Hilfiger, POLO, Urban Outfitters, Gap, Marc Jacobs, LOFT/Anntaylor, NIKE, Converse, Coach, Telfar, Alexander Wang, and many others on the latest trends and methods for developing a contemporary yet sustainable designer denim collection. 

If you are interested in developing a denim collection or in learning how the experts do it, join this comprehensive workshop on working with denim and building a successful denim business!

To learn more about the workshop and BPD, click here


The Workshop:

In the two-hour workshop, Bill Curtin will explain his creative process and various methods of denim washes including wet and dry techniques. Curtin will also focus on the new codes of sustainability, pure denim, and his experience designing for celebrities and high-end brands.  

Class Outline

- The denim process explained
- Discussion with the designer and workshop presenter Bill Curtin
- Question and answer session.

Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.

Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.

Items to buy for this class

On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.

Where to buy your materials

Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:

  • Cass Art (Fire station): Community Classes students get a 15% discount upon presenting the registration ticket
  • Jarir Bookstore: on Rayyan Road or Salwa Road
  • Color Note: on Al Nasser Street
  • Ibn Al Qayyim: at Markhiya Roundabout
  • Al Rawnaq

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Terms & Conditions apply

Participants must buy their own materials

Mon, 4 Oct, 2021
Mon, 4 Oct, 2021
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Doha Design District