Category: SENIORS

Posted on: May 28, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

They ARE Sui Generis

Fashion High has a class for seniors that KNOW they will move forward with FASHION as their college focus. When I began the class a couple of years ago, I named them SUI GENERIS What does that mean? su·i ge·ne·ris /ˌso͞oˌī ˈjenərəs,ˌso͞oē/ adjective unique. The goal was for them to prepare for the industry that is fashion in a post-secondary setting. They were informed of the HARD HITTING, NO APOLOGIES,…

Posted on: March 4, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Draping the Peg Skirt

Beginning the Skirt What next? …….. Draping And then… Going over your Marks Now to TRUE Next.. Pinning the Bodice to the Skirt Pinning dress to Halfscale Form And then there’s the HEM… And we’re Done!! HOW DOES IT LOOK?The goal is to create a pattern that is TRUE to your design

Posted on: March 3, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Draping Demonstration on a Half Scale

In an effort to Lead by Example, I made a series of videos that can remind fashion students the process of draping PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 PART 5 PART 6 TRUEING – Part 1 TRUEING – Part 2 TRUEING – Part 3 Pinning the Drape Together Finished Bodice Drape Onto draping the Skirt of the Dress….STAY TUNED

Posted on: February 24, 2021 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Virtual Work Space for Seniors

Wish you had a table you can work on ONLINE?! Do you already have a virtual work space? If so, SHARE! What is it, where can we go to use it and of course, is it FREE? I found a great Virtual Program called MIRO where you can SPREAD OUT your work and work on it virtually! What do you think? I REALLY WANT TO GET YOUR INPUT!!We will be…