Posts Tagged: fashion illustration

My “Artist in Process” event at Allentown Museum

At this lovely event a few weeks ago I did some live drawing, spilled some tea on fashion industry bugbears and revealed a series of illustrations I had prepared entitled “Modern Day Suffragette” inspired by the museum’s current exhibit, “New

My “Artist in Process” event at Allentown Museum

At this lovely event a few weeks ago I did some live drawing, spilled some tea on fashion industry bugbears and revealed a series of illustrations I had prepared entitled “Modern Day Suffragette” inspired by the museum’s current exhibit, “New

What I learned from teaching fashion sketch remotely

It’s been interesting teaching a fashion sketch class remotely for the first time during this pandemic. It did not go the way I expected. I describe the pros and cons of the experience in this piece for FashionUnited.

What I learned from teaching fashion sketch remotely

It’s been interesting teaching a fashion sketch class remotely for the first time during this pandemic. It did not go the way I expected. I describe the pros and cons of the experience in this piece for FashionUnited.

Black History is Fashion History

As a fashion educator and eternal student I’m acutely aware of how Black designers and Black creative influence has been written out of the history of fashion. Although the creatives coming up through today are looking a bit more diverse,

Black History is Fashion History

As a fashion educator and eternal student I’m acutely aware of how Black designers and Black creative influence has been written out of the history of fashion. Although the creatives coming up through today are looking a bit more diverse,

Kent State’s plan to ensure graduate portfolios seen by industry

It’s that time of year when graduate portfolios are ready for viewing. But unfortunately this year the industry is on its knees, businesses are closed, and schools are forced to find new ways to let the world know about the

Kent State’s plan to ensure graduate portfolios seen by industry

It’s that time of year when graduate portfolios are ready for viewing. But unfortunately this year the industry is on its knees, businesses are closed, and schools are forced to find new ways to let the world know about the

In Pictures: Parsons Festival Celebrates Student Thesis Collections

Portfolios, accessories and garments, oh my! There was so much to take in, I decided to do an In Pictures feature for FashionUnited. It was a daunting level of student creativity. Feel as if you were there by clicking here…

In Pictures: Parsons Festival Celebrates Student Thesis Collections

Portfolios, accessories and garments, oh my! There was so much to take in, I decided to do an In Pictures feature for FashionUnited. It was a daunting level of student creativity. Feel as if you were there by clicking here…

Parsons Festival Showcases Fashion Graduates 2018

It’s that time of year when it feels like I’m swimming in student soup. But Parsons is always a fun show to attend and the students did not disappoint. Click here for a review of some of the most exciting

Parsons Festival Showcases Fashion Graduates 2018

It’s that time of year when it feels like I’m swimming in student soup. But Parsons is always a fun show to attend and the students did not disappoint. Click here for a review of some of the most exciting

The Career-Making Elevation of Fashion Illustration

The art of the job, it had fallen out of favor for a long while, was discouraged as a career path. But the fortunes of illustrators are finally turning around. And it has had an unlikely champion. Read all about

The Career-Making Elevation of Fashion Illustration

The art of the job, it had fallen out of favor for a long while, was discouraged as a career path. But the fortunes of illustrators are finally turning around. And it has had an unlikely champion. Read all about

Just released! Next House of Adriani for YansĂ© Bowles World Tour Look!

Kat created this sapphire beaded showstopper late one Thursday night when the halls of the House of Adriani were otherwise deserted and all the other designers had gone home hours before. She knew when she put her pens down that

Just released! Next House of Adriani for YansĂ© Bowles World Tour Look!

Kat created this sapphire beaded showstopper late one Thursday night when the halls of the House of Adriani were otherwise deserted and all the other designers had gone home hours before. She knew when she put her pens down that

House Of Adriani releases Kat’s sketches for YansĂ© Bowles World Tour

More of Kat’s sketches for YansĂ© to come! Kat is still working on them, in the studio till the wee hours. These international megastars are demanding!  Read all about how Kat gets noticed by the superstar singer in Silk for

House Of Adriani releases Kat’s sketches for YansĂ© Bowles World Tour

More of Kat’s sketches for YansĂ© to come! Kat is still working on them, in the studio till the wee hours. These international megastars are demanding!  Read all about how Kat gets noticed by the superstar singer in Silk for

The Tale of my Book

Yesterday I wrote a letter of thank you to my old English Lit teacher, Mrs McGarvey. Twenty years too late, maybe. She’s retired now, swims a lot, still living locally. You see I was a rebel at 18––or at least

The Tale of my Book

Yesterday I wrote a letter of thank you to my old English Lit teacher, Mrs McGarvey. Twenty years too late, maybe. She’s retired now, swims a lot, still living locally. You see I was a rebel at 18––or at least