Accra, May 2022 – Riohs is excited to announce the rebrand of our foundational fashion design and illustration institution. Riohs Originate, is now the Riohs with the tagline “Create. Make radiance.” on the new value proposition; Unearthing potential, making seasoned professionals.
Over the last decade, the institution has existed with the aim of glowing talents. Our rebrand is closely aligned with our ultimate goal of becoming the leading institution in fashion and creative design training in Africa.
The College will be offering a wider range of Creative design courses in: Photography, Graphic Design, Digital Fashion, Creative Thinking, Concept Development, Branding and Pattern Making.
Fashion Design (Clothing & Construction) and many more.
In this new phase, we will continue to identify and nurture fresh potential and prove over and over again that one can learn how to think creatively to attain a concept, sketch, and design, create patterns, design, and sew a collection in 6 months. Offering morning, evening, and weekend options, our classes offer practical guidance. Our training transforms students into conscious smarter decision-makers with an eye on the sustainability of the fashion industry.
Many of our global alumni have gone on to create well-acknowledged brands, such as Naddia Ibrahim, ZaQi Africa, Elikem the Tailor, Royalty by Nanasie, Gallant Belle, Maud by Dianne, Avonsige, Sera Ban, Cosma gh, Mayase gh, kojo Boadi Ghana, Sara the Dress Maker, and a host of other creative minds taking on the global fashion space. Beyond creating and sustaining an industry of fashion entrepreneurs, Riohs alumna is working as professional pattern makers, sketch and digital illustrators, fashion designers, and atelier managers. Some have even been honored in Vogue such as the wildly successful – Ajabeng.
Riohs alumni have graced International Fashion Weeks like; London Fashion Week, Denmark Fashion Week, Arise Fashion Week Lagos, Durban Fashion Week, Glitz Africa Fashion Week, Accra Fashion Week, and Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.
Mr Richard Ohene Sika, founder and talent manager, had this to say –
“Everyone has a touch of creativity hidden inside them, they just need a little Riohs in them to unearth their potential. The world always needs more people who are creating, so consider joining us. We can help you, realise your vision.”