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Museum Visit: Seydou Keita, African Fashion and Photography

Remember the Claire McCardell Museum Visit post? Remember the Agatha Ruiz de la Prada Museum Visit? Did you enjoy Tamara de Lempicka’s  luscious paintings and carefully sculpted forms? I love a day at the museum, and strive to remember that fashion is, or can be, art. I always feel reminded of that when my neighbors from Bangladesh …

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Illustrating fashion in Gouache: a walk-through

 Illustrating fashion designs in gouache: Do YOU GET NERVOUS approaching the blank page? That’s normal. I thought I’d share a few photos step by step of myself illustrating fashion design from a photo/model/dress/design/fabric  that I just loved by KachiDesigns, (who I discovered through AfricaFashionWeek (AFW) and follow on Instagram). My remedy for “blank page freeze-up” is …

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We are Fashion Illustration Tribe! Join us!!!

What is Fashion Illustration Tribe? This tribe is inclusive, creative, passionate, daring.  We reach outside the box and support each other’s progress and vision.  Together we are stronger.  We embrace fashion, art, women’s needs, and life. Together we share tools for a high standard of creativity and professional standard of technical skills.  I have been teaching …

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