Colour Management of Textiles

Colour Management of Textiles
Effective and efficient colour communication is the key to success and efficient in the fashion and textile industry to deliver the right colour, in the right place, at the right time.

Start

2018-11-03 - 09:30

End

2018-11-17 - 17:30

Address

2/F Exhibition Hall, Clothing Industry Training Authority, 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon   View map

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Workshop

Effective and efficient colour communication is the key to success and efficient in the fashion and textile industry to deliver the right colour, in the right place, at the right time.

Devoted to the best practice, the 3 lessons are designed to provide knowledge and expertise in a number of key areas. Designed to help people work, think and learn more effectively, they focus on those topics of direct concern when working with colour.

This training course is developed by the world’s leading provider of colour qualifications – Society of Dyers and Colourists (SDC), this course is intended to provide knowledge, enhance career prospects and provide a stepping stone to Chartered Colourists status – the ultimate accolade for colourists everywhere.

Who should attend – Specifiers, designers, buyers, garment technologists, fabric makers, dyers, garment makers and anyone who ensures colour is consistent from design to final garment.

Enrolment & Payment Deadline:26 October 2018

Date: 3 November, 10 November and 17 November 2018 (Total 3 modules)
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. ( 6 hours per lesson)
Location: 2/F Exhibition Hall, Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA) 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay (Kowloon Bay MTR station exit A)
Course Fee: HK$8,200 per person (including all training materials)
Class Size: Limited to 20 on a first-come-first-served basis.
However, CITA reserves the right to reject applications, and in which case, the participation fee will be refunded in full.
Language: Cantonese with English terms
Enrolment & payment Deadline: 26 Oct 2018
* Applicants will receive confirmation email of their seat reservation

Course Content:

Date Topics
Lesson 1
3 Nov 2018
(Saturday)
Principles of Colour Development, Assessment, Communication and Approval Content:

  • Starting with a colour idea, learn how to develop colour standards and a colour palette.
  • An introduction to technical and commercial terminology used in communication between dyers / technologists and non-technical roles such as designers and buyers.
  • Develop an appreciation of the financial and time implications of poor or late decision making.
  • An explanation of the eye and colour perception.
  • Key principles of colour assessment.
  • Basics of colour terminology and industry terms used to describe colour in communication between dyers and the technologist.
  • An introduction to the concept of best international practice for colour communication.
  • Includes practical colour exercises and demonstrations
  • Includes a written assessment of understanding

Aims and objectives for this lesson:

  • An insight into how different professionals in the retail and dyeing industries work together to achieve the final coloured product.
  • An awareness of the cost benefits of good colour communication and the environmental impact of poor colour communication.
  • An understanding of how colour palettes are created.
  • An appreciation of best practice in colour standard creation and approval through to bulk production.
  • An understanding of the terminology used in industry internationally.
  • Develop an understanding of colour perception: the eye and how we see colour.
  • Give an introduction of colour communication: visual and instrumental.
  • Develop an appreciation of best practice.
Lesson 2
10 Nov 2018
(Saturday)
Practical visual colour assessment of textiles Content:

  • An understanding of the equipment nest practice and maintenance.
  • The importance of colour vision, and experience of verbal colour communication and terminology.
  • This lesson involves the candidate in hands on colour assessment and the correct use of dyers terms.
  • Includes practical colour exercises and demonstrations.
  • Includes a written and practical assessment of understanding.

Aims and objectives for this lesson:

  • Give detailed practical best practice in visual colour assessment of textiles.
  • At the end of the lesson, the candidate will have practical experience of visual colour decision making and an appreciation of terminology.
Lesson 3
17 Nov 2018
(Saturday)
Practical instrumental colour assessment of textiles Content:

  • Understanding of the equipment and best operating practice.
  • This lesson involves the candidate n practical specimen preparation and presentation to the instrument.
  • Understanding of pass / fail (colour difference) reports.
  • Includes practical colour exercises and demonstrations.
  • Includes a written and practical assessment of understand

 Aims and objectives for this lesson:

  • Give detailed practical best practice in instrumental colour assessment of textiles.
  • At the end of the lesson, the candidate will have practical experience of best practice for instrumental colour measurement of textiles.