Author: Rosa Isabel Chavez

Posted on: December 15, 2020 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Fashion Illustration Tutoring

If you are interested in fine tuning your Fashion Art skills OR you are a beginner and want to start, HSFI has an awesome alumni Fabian Salazar that offers Fashion Art lessons Tuesday’s or Wednesday’s and Thursday’s for Seniors needing help with their Portfolios. Fabian graduated 2016 and applied to FIT and Parsons and was accepted to both school’s. He is now a graduate of FIT and gives back to…

Posted on: December 12, 2020 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

The Basic Bodice

You may ask – ‘WHY DID WE START WITH THE SKIRT and not the TOP?‘ There is a simple answer – The SKIRT was SIMPLER!! Even if you may disagree. Patternmaking is the method of creating patterns for clothing. It is a craft that takes time to master and the best way to begin to understand it, or ANYTHING for that matter is to start in the most simplest of…

Posted on: December 11, 2020 Posted by: Rosa Isabel Chavez Comments: 0

Yoke Skirt with Gathers – DRAFT to PATTERN

This is the continuation of the creative skirt you began – The YOKE SKIRT with GATHERS The FIRST blog post contained videos of the draft… These are the videos of the process of turning those drafts into PATTERNS Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 The Back – Part 1 The Back – Part 2 Pinning your Pattern Together Voila!! Now lets see you do it!!