I'm currently trying to figure out which silhouettes and shapes of apparel will work best for my Transparency in Fashion instillation project. So I'm doing some studies of voluminous sleeves, bottoms and bodices, while keeping in mind the weight and texture of tulle and organza. I'm trying to sketch out at least 100 different pieces of apparel...here's some process.... Continue Reading →
I think Tranquil...how can I make my studio space a tranquil one? Plants! To me, a tranquil space needs live plants, fresh colors, good lighting, and tons of inspiration photos and motivation.
I usually douse myself in reads that has to do with current events and future events/ think tanks. It is a big source of creative inspiration...to always to be aware of what's going on and how people are thinking. I spend a lot of time reading about the struggles of others, especially struggles that are completely... Continue Reading →
I’ve finally found some substantial fuel!! I want to give a special thanks to my mentor, Prof. Ellen Ellis, for agreeing to share her time and knowledge with me. Ellen had actually become an unofficial mentor of mine during undergraduate studies, and had been a huge inspiration to me....challenging me to be more aware, and to be brave....and always pointed me in right direction. Nonetheless, our first meeting was a success! ... Continue Reading →
Carmen James Jane Elliott Alexander McQueen Off White *Everyday Struggles (of People around me) - I think my creativity and intellect is owed to people getting through their everyday struggles.