Textile and Surfaces Design

Master - Madrid

The Master of Textiles and Surfaces Design addresses pattern design from a multifaceted methodology in which special emphasis is placed on the development of creativity, technical mastery and understanding of processes (printing, digital printing, rotary, ceramics decals, etc.) and on the knowledge of possible commercial applications, textiles, wallpaper, ceramics, home design, stationery, jewellery, etc.

The main objective is to train professionals who are capable of adapting to market demands, providing knowledge and skills to generate ideas and develop designs applicable to various products and surfaces.

  • Credits
  • Start date
    October 2017
  • Duration
    9 months
  • Attendance
  • Language
Establish the necessary foundations to carry out compatible surface designs which can be understood by all kinds of manufacturers and professionals
Learn to develop technical specifications that describe, using specific language, your designs for textiles and products
Discern the types of materials, industrial processes and application possibilities of surface design for each of these
Understand the language, machinery, processes, possibilities, timeframes and specific costs for each sector
Apply knowledge to the presentation of designs, both digital and manual
Apply personal creativity and knowledge to the different areas covered in the course to handle briefs presented by specialized firms


Professional Opportunities
Pattern designer for textile products
Head of graphics department at fashion company
Graphic and silkscreen printing designer
Pattern designer for homeware products
Graphic designer for ceramic products
Designer at a firm specialising in graphic printing for fashion products
Graphic designer at stationery or wallpaper firms
Dates and Schedule
October 2017 - June 2018
19.00-22.30 h (Mon to Fri, 3 to 5 days per week)