Are you the FUTURE of the FOOTWEAR industry?
PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy is pleased to introduce: Saturday School. Register today for your chance to win a Core77 scholarship!
PENSOLE Saturday School (PS2) is an innovative 11-week footwear design class that teaches students the knowledge needed to become a professional footwear designer.
At PS2, students will experience our rigorous "learn by doing" curriculum, where students are assigned projects to develop from idea, to final concept while working in a team environment.
2012 Winter PS2 class theme is the SOLE of Oregon. During this class, each student will be assigned a different Oregon footwear brand to design a new concept for, with the goal of showcasing why you are the future of footwear. Founded in 2010 by D'Wayne Edwards, former JORDAN Footwear Design Director, PS2: SOLE of Oregon will be the 1st class taught at the new PENSOLE building, at 10 NW 5th in Portland, OR.
PS2 is open to Oregon high school and college students. Classes will be offered in two sections, each as four-hour classes with one class specifically for women and taught by women.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: January 23, 2012
To register for Pensole Saturday School, students must submit ONE original footwear design through:
mail[at]core77.com with "PENSOLE" in the subject line
Post or drop-off to:
23 NW 4th AVE
Portland, OR 97209
Students who are accepted to the class will be notified and sent enrollment information by January 25, 2012. A scholarship winner will be chosen amongst registrants and notified on January 25, 2012 as well.
January 28 - April 7, 2012
1st class: 8am to Noon
2nd class: 1pm to 5pm
This class is Limited to 24 students so hurry and apply TODAY!