COURSES FOR TEXTILE DESIGNERS BY TEXTILE DESIGNERS

EASY-TO-FOLLOW TASKS TO TAKE YOUR ARTISTIC SKILLS TO THE NEXT LEVEL

Cover all the bases. Master Watercolour Florals AND Floral Illustration For Textile Design

Do you want to stand out from the competition and land more client jobs?

Because floral prints bloom from the runways season after season, floral textiles continue to be popular with clients and customers alike. Our designers here at the Longina Phillips Design studio always have floral jobs on their desks. They cater to this widespread demand with a variety of looks and styles.  

Take it from us, if you're a textile designer, it's essential to have both watercolour and illustrative florals down. There are a miriad of tricks to give your work that extra florish, realistic detail and exemplary design, and you can get it all in this combined course. Kill two birds with one stone (and save some moula while you're at it!) and give yourself the competitive edge. 

 TEACH ME WATERCOLOUR FLORALS + FLORAL ILLUSTRATION!

Easy there, tiger. There are free floral painting and drawing tutorials online. Why should I buy this course?

Because all this info is coming from the horse's mouth. We've been in business for over 30 years and serviced countless clients and we've come to know the details that count. PLUS buy the course and enjoy ongoing access to our inhouse professional textile designers. Ask them questions in our private Facebook group and you'll get you reply within a week!

This course is for you if you:

  • want to learn the tricks that separate the amateurs from the pros. 
  • are already very experienced. The course will brush up your existing skillset.
  • are an absolute beginner. You can repeat watch the tutorials and go at your own pace. 
  • worry your portfolio doesn't get you noticed. 
  • could use some fresh ideas.

WATCH A PREVIEW

Your class is hosted by our senior designers and shot inside our busy studio in Sydney, Australia. 

In these videos:

A detailed, easy-to-understand series of videos on:

  • Introduction to tools incl. ink, tubes, paint box, brushes, graphites, pencils, paper
  • Techniques incl. wet on wet, ombre, brush pressure, stipple, cross-hatch, sketching
  • Warm up exercises
  • How to develop a style
  • Techniques for pansies, poppies, peonies, delphiniums


PLUS

  • Stages of textile production including storyboards
  • How to create a design layout from start to finish



YOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES

12 Videos (Total Run Time: 82 minutes)

A full insider's look into how we work. Our videos are high def and you can watch them on repeat, indefinitely.  

2 Printable Textbooks (18 Pages + 16 Pages)

Our textbooks are bursting with watercolour and illustration tips. Follow them along as you work through the videos. 

4 Directional Colour Palettes

To give you a taste of what it's like to be a pro designer, we include two industry style colour palettes fo' FREE!

Continuous Access to Professional Designers

In our private Facebook group you can get feedback from our teachers and make lasting industry connections. 


GET UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OUR IN-HOUSE DESIGNERS!

With your purchase you'll receive instant access to our private Facebook Group, a place where our professional designers respond to your technical and industry-related questions. Yep, they're on call for YOU.  

Our members are like-minded textile lovers who share tips, paintings and positive feedback.  

Don't go it alone, join the community and share in the journey! 

MEET YOUR TEACHERS

Angela

Angela is our watercolour specialist here at Longina Phillips Designs. She produces beautiful, loose brushwork that sometimes verges on the abstract. Learn all about her process. 

Katrina

Katrina is a senior textile designer here at LPD. She has worked at the studio for 11 years. She studied a BFA at COFA majoring in drawing and painting before turning her hand to textile design. 

Bella

Bella trained in Shanghai before coming to do an internship with us. Most of her training was on the job, where her natural talents blossomed, and she became one of our best designers.

Jenny

Jenny has worked in the fashion textile industry for five years. Her background is in graphics and fine arts and she painted in Paris for a time. Jenny has always had a passion for design.


WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY

Carina  

"I would highly recommend this to anyone who appreciates prints or has a secret desire to be creative."

Danielle

"Being industry run is what sets these classes apart. They give you a real insight into how a textile design studio works." 

Zoe

"This showed me talents I had no idea I had! The instructors taught insanely cool skills and I gained artwork to hang."  

Klara

“Amazing course, invaluable information, lots of good material, lovely teachers! I'll be back again. See you next time!” 

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY NOW

FOR JUST $285 AUD

You get:

  • Industry-Standard Techniques
  • Skills That Advance Your Portfolio
  • Quality Information You Can Count On
  • Unlimited Feedback on Your Work
  • Become a Part of the Longina Phillips Designs Community

WHO ARE WE?

 The Print School was founded five years ago by Longina Phillips Designs Studios out of a need for industry-specific textile tutorials. Both our customers and Instagram followers (you guys rock) expressed an interest in learning creative skills from our leading designers. And here we are!

FAQ'S

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? 

These courses have been designed with industry creatives and recent graduates in mind, offering a unique insight into the textile design industry and practical instruction on how to improve your skills. Anyone with a creative soul and the drive to improve their technique will find these online classes inspiring and valuable.

DO I NEED EXPERIENCE? 

No! We’ve designed these classes specifically for everyone from beginner to advanced skill levels. The classes take you through techniques that you can practice, develop and ultimately incorporate into your design practice.

WHAT MATERIALS DO I NEED?

A computer with Photoshop installed and a scanner (or you could outsource your scanning if you dont have one at home) You will also need access to a computer and internet access to view your classes, as they are available through a members only hub. A printer might also be helpful to print out supporting resources.

HOW LONG DO I HAVE ACCESS TO THE COURSES FOR?

The course will be shared on a platform that you will have unlimited access to once purchased.

HOW DO I ACCESS MY CLASSES?

The courses will be held in a members only hub. You will have access to them from anywhere and anytime by using a unique login and password. 

DO YOU OFFER MONTHLY PAYMENTS?

No, we only offer a one-time payment for the courses.

WHAT IF I HAVE QUESTIONS?

You will be given access to a private Facebook group where you can post all of your work-related questions. Once a week a designer will reply and provide feedback. 

For problems relating to your account or video access, email us at theprintschool@longinaphillips.com. 

FOR JUST $285 AUD