As a teacher, I try the best I can to give my students MORE.
Whether it be trips to interesting places that enrich their learning, like the MET, or introducing them to books that can further their understanding, inviting professionals that can advise, motivate and inspire our students is a must in any classroom. The challenge is to find the few that are willing to give back, if only to sit in a class of eager students to share a bit of their wisdom.
Meet FIT‘s Fashion Illustration Professor Renaldo Barnette
It was my honor to have him as my fashion illustration professor when I was a student at FIT and now that I am a teacher I invited him to meet my students and give them a little bit of his wisdom.
Learning to Design using the Computer can be FUN once you get the hang of it!
Here are three short Video’s on how to use Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop
interchangeably to achieve a basic design
Learn more and you can turn BASIC into AMAZING!
VIDEO1TRACING – VIDEO2TRACING – VIDEO3TRACING
When you hear the word ‘weave’ and it’s not about hair!
In a Fashion Shop, Safety is Necessary!
Since the beginning of our school, back in 1926, the shop safety rules have been taught and tested in paper, quiz format.
Today, as we live in the digital age, Fashion students not only study the safety rules, they reenact them!
They are the actors of their own knowledge and teach the viewer the right way and the wrong way to follow the safety rules of a Fashion shop class.
This is a movie made of Sophomores and Juniors that took the safety rules LIVE!!
Nickelodeon’s Nick Cannon pays Fashion High a Visit
Students school wide participated to win the chance
at having a surprise celebrity
by logging on to Get Schooled.
Students showcased there talent on stage and competed
for great prizes, thanks to Capital One and Get Schooled.
Digital Fashion Design can be amazing yet mastering the Adobe Illustrator program can be challenging!!
I have prepared a couple of video tutorials
to help you with perfecting your skill at using the most important tool in
Adobe Illustrator – THE PEN TOOL
Click on any of the links below and watch the tutorial – ENJOY!!
You don’t know who
Fabian Salazar Romero
is, but one day you will
He is a Junior with a lot of talent
and what old timers refer to as Gumption
He participated in this years Brooklyn Fashion Week
and FLOORED the audience!