Art to Wear Exhibition


OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAMy newest exhibition garment will be in the international Art to Wear exhibition WEARABLE EXPRESSIONS @ The Palos Verdes Art Center. The garment is made from pieced sections of fiber collaged fabric.

Opening Reception:

Friday, February 10, 6-9pm

Featuring wearable art in all media. Wearable Expressions promotes the adornment of the body seen through the aesthetic lens of fine art.  Wearable Expressions is established to promote the sharing of new visions and the exploration of innovative techniques and materials in art to wear. Meet some of the artists and the curator: Gabrielle. www.wearableexpressions.com

 

Wearable Expressions 7th International Juried Exhibition February 10 – April 16, 2017 Monday – Saturday 10am – 4pm, Sunday 1-4pm (closed major holidays) 5504 West Crestridge Road, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275 Phone: 310.541.2479

Palos Verdes Art Center’s exhibition of wearable art returns with innovative works in fiber, jewelry and accessories by artists from 20 different countries.

Fashion Show Feb. 4, 2017, 5-8pm The Wearable Expressions 7th International Juried Exhibition runway show is by Jose O. Lemus, sounds by William Reed. Selected wearable art from the show will be modeled.

The runway show will be held in conjunction with “HOUSE” a site-specific performance on the Pacific edge presented by the Palos Verdes Art Center.

Location: the Anderson residence, a house designed by architect Aaron G. Green. There will be a performance by the Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre and sunset cocktails and hors d’oeuvers. Tickets: $150 advance purchase, $250 VIP. Limited attendance. For more info: http://www.house-performance.com

Opening Reception: Friday, February 10, 6-9pm Featuring wearable art in all media. Wearable Expressions promotes the adornment of the body seen through the aesthetic lens of fine art.  Wearable Expressions is established to promote the sharing of new visions and the exploration of innovative techniques and materials in art to wear. Meet some of the artists and the curator: Gabrielle. www.wearableexpressions.com

 

Posted in FASHION DESIGN, FASHION SHOWS, PRODUCT DESIGN/APPAREL | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Happy Holidays to All


Happy Holidays to all.  Looking forward to a great New Year in 2017

Please enjoy our Holiday Video card

 

| Leave a comment

Faculty Director of Sewing Lab


I am now the Director for the SEWING LAB at Art Center College of Design in our new space in Pasadena, CA.  This facility supports students from all majors who need to use sewing machines to make their projects.

Check out our new Blog for Wearables and Soft Goods, which incorporates performance sportswear, footwear, bags, backpacks, wearable tech and more.  You can also  follow the news and student work on our Facebook Page

www.accdwearables.wordpress.com

 

 

| 3 Comments

Fashion Line as Language


I have a new video on YouTube about Line as an ArtForm in Fashion.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
 I will also be drawing on the Atrium at Palos Verdes Art Center both days during the STUDIO TOUR – SEPT 24 & 25.
Bring your sketchbook and come draw with me during lunch.
Tickets required.
Models will be wearing fashions from The Artists Studio store.
| Leave a comment

Fashion Sketching during the PVAC Studio Tours


 I will be drawing on the Atrium both days during this event.
Bring your sketchbook and come draw with me during lunch.
Tickets required.
Models will be wearing fashions from The Artists Studio store.
Posted in FASHION & COSTUME ILLUSTRATION, FASHION DESIGN, FASHION SHOWS, NETWORKS AND ORGANIZATIONS, PRODUCT DESIGN/APPAREL, SKETCHBOOK/JOURNAL, TEACHING | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

August Workshop Cancelled


The August 13 & 14 Workshop at Center Stage Gallery in Burbank has been cancelled.  Look for a new workshop to be scheduled in the Spring of 2017

| Leave a comment

Costume & Fashion Drawing Workshop Aug. 13 & 14 in Burbank


2016CTN-MainQUICK COSTUME SKETCH WORKSHOP

At Center Stage Gallery – Burbank, CA – http://www.centerstagegallery.com

watch video COSTUME QUICK SKETCH VIDEO

Draw from live costume and fashion models in a stimulating environment. Models will be in costumes and accompanied by music to fit the historic time period of each themed session.  Learn tricks that fashion illustrators know to capture quick gesture, fabric indication and garment structure. Study historic periods and storytelling moments through live costumed gesture drawing. The focus will be on experiencing the feel of a particular period through the exploration of its art, music, costumes, and body language.  Multi-level class.  Beginners welcome!

TO REGISTER

090-3

Schedule:

Saturday August 13th

OPEN LECTURE/DEMO

10am – 12pm: lecture/demo with model – guests may bring sketchbook and draw along!

12pm – 1pm: Lunch

CLASS: 1pm – 2pm: portfolio reviews

2pm – 5pm: afternoon class with model

 

Sunday August 14thParishFantasy2Figures

CLASS

10am – 1pm: class with model

1pm – 2pm: lunch

2pm – 5pm: class with model

_________________________

PRICE per student

Saturday Open Lecture/Demo – $20 (model provided)

Class

Saturday afternoon class only – $100

Sunday only – $200

2 day pass including lecture & portfolio review – $275

– See more at:

https://eventregistration.ctnadmin.com/event_details.php?id=119#sthash.5zgUYxtR.dpuf

Posted in ENTERTAINMENT DESIGN, FASHION & COSTUME ILLUSTRATION, FASHION DESIGN, PRODUCT DESIGN/APPAREL, TEACHING | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment