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Sofa Summer Workshops 2012

Wanna be productive this summer? Check out SoFA's calendar of classes for the design-savvy!
Sofa Summer Workshops 2012 Wanna be productive this summer? Check out SoFA's calendar of classes for the design-savvy!

Every year, the SoFA Design Insitute offers several workshops for those who want to have a creative summer. This year is no exception! Check out their offerings below:


  • The SoFA Fashion Design Boot Camp for Teens

Where budding fashion designers spring into action! This intensive one-month-long summer program gives an introduction into the world of fashion design. This program, which meets on a daily basis, will walk aspiring designers through the steps of the creative process from inspiration, conceptualization to design, combined with hands-on activites in sewing and construction, and field and exposure trips. Students will be able to experience what life as a fashion designer entails while gaining basic fashion design knowledge and skills. This program is aimed for teens 13 to 18 years old.   

Schedule: March 26-April 27, Monday to Friday, 2-6PM (MWF) and 9-1PM (TTh)

Fee: P30,000

  • Fashion Photography Workshop by Raymund Isaac

Learn from one of the Philippines’ photography masters! Learn how to work settings and equipment according to themes and environments to achieve editorial-worthy output. This six-session workshop begins on April 21.

Schedule: April 21-May 26, every Saturday, 9-12NN

Fee: P15,000

  • SoFA Kids Fashion Camp

Immerse your little fashion tots in chic, creative endeavors. This eight-session workshop covers jewelry making, t-shirt designing, denim deconstruction and other ingenious creative outputs. For ages 6 to 12 years old.

Schedule: March 20-April 19, Tuesday and Thursday, 9-12NN

Fee: P4000-8000

  • Basic and Advanced Makeup Techniques

Artistry has gone beyond the confines of canvas and fabrics. Many Filipina women are getting into the discipline of makeup artistry, so this summer, SoFA is offering a comprehensive four-session Basic Makeup Techniques workshop, which include topics like prepping, blending and experimenting with daytime and nighttime looks. For the established practitioner looking to update their skills, Advanced Makeup Techniques might be the boost they’re looking for.

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Basic Makeup Techniques

Schedule: May 5-May 26, every Saturday, 9-4PM

Fee: P12,500

Advanced Makeup Techniques

Schedule: May 7-May 23, Monday and Wednesday, 4-7PM

Fee: P9500

  • Designing and Constructing Your Own Clothes

Schedule: March 17-April 21, every Saturday, 9-4PM

Fee: P9500

  • Fashion Illustration for Beginners

Schedule: March 17-April 28, every Saturday, 12-4PM

Fee: P9500


  • All this free time may just be your chance to do a bit of sprucing up at home. Tap the creative and resourceful genius in you by enrolling in Renovating on a Budget. Familiarize yourself with essential decorating knowledge and practical knacks that will help you save on your next home renovation.

Schedule to be announced.

  • Personally plan and decorate your house parties from here on. Be acquainted with the essential how-to’s and what-not’s of event planning and decoration with the four-session workshop on Entertaining in Style.

Schedule to be announced.

  • Interior design knowledge need not be confined within the home. Merge your design and business slants with SoFA’s six-session workshop on Visual Merchandising.

Schedule to be announced.

  • Expecting parents and brides-to-be need not worry where to begin! SoFA is offering a comprehensive 6-session workshop on Nursery Design and a basic four-session course on Designing Your Dream Wedding Environment.

Schedule to be announced.

For more information on all these workshops, contact Nika Daffon at (02) 478-4622 local 103, or email

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