Special event Friday, 10 September 2021

V&A Virtual Classroom: Secondary – Sustainable Fashion Webinar (Autumn 2021)

Kickstart the new term with a fresh perspective on sustainable fashion design in this webinar with designer, Juliana Sissons.

+44 (0)20 7942 2000
  • Friday, 10 September 2021

  • Online

  • Free event


Streaming live to multiple schools, the session will get your students thinking about the big questions facing the fashion industry today whilst at the same time giving them accessible starting points to tackle a sustainable fashion design brief.

By the end of the session your students will have explored:
-How designers can highlight the impact of fashion on the environment
-Reduce the environmental impact of fashion
-Garment construction and material choices
-How to communicate to a wider audience through their designs.

Available: 10 September 2021, 11.00 - 12.00
Timing: 60 minutes
Cost: FREE
Online: hosted on Zoom
Suitable for KS3, 4 & 5 Art & Design and Design & Technology

Click on the 'BOOK NOW' on this page to place your booking for your class & please book using your schools email.

Once booked, you will receive an automated email to confirm that we have received your booking. You will receive an email via V&A Schools Zoom with your joining link and any supporting information one week ahead of the event.

If you have any queries about booking your session, please get in touch on schools@vam.ac.uk

Useful Info:
V&A Virtual Classroom sessions are only open to UK schools. International schools can sign up to our e-newsletter for more information on upcoming programmes. Regrettably we will have to cancel any sessions that have been booked by non-UK schools and the sessions will be made available online for other schools to book.

Background image: Robe, Unknown, Japan, 1850 - 1900. © Victoria & Albert Museum, London