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Figure Analysis

Curriculum Tie:

Time Frame:
4 class periods that run 45 minutes each.

Group Size:
Small Groups


Teach students to apply the Principles and Elements to their body type. This lesson Plan can be taught with Principles and Elements of Design or with the Personal Fashion Unit. Includes powerpoint on Face shapes, and discussion of personal colors.

Main Curriculum Tie:
Fashion Design Studio
Strand 5 Standard 1

Aspects of personal appearance.

Career Connections:

  • Fashion Designer
  • Fashion Illustrator
  • Fashion Stylist

Outlined in attached lesson plan

Background For Teachers:
Elements and Principles of Design. Sketching Techniques.

Student Prior Knowledge:
Elements and Principles of Design Sketching Techniques

Intended Learning Outcomes:
Objectives outlined in lesson plan.

Instructional Procedures:
See lesson plan attached.


Assessment Plan:
Students will turn in Figure Analysis Packet, My Colors Packet and Figure Analysis Portfolio pages. Rubric is attached to grade portfolio pages.


Face Shapes Powerpoint was passed on through several Fashion Merchandising Teachers, the original author is unknown.

Rebecca Parkinson

Created Date :
Sep 28 2005 14:34 PM

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