Senior Project: About Me

April 7, 2013


Favorite Activities: Competitive Swimming Soccer Hiking Alpha Sigma Tau Networking with many groups on campus. Other clubs and organizations such  as, other Greeks, multicultural groups, business society, and ASI. TWIN Nicole Studio Art Major Concentration: Photography/Ceramics -Color, Digital, Black & White Work Experience TARGET July 2008-Present Makeup Proms, Quincaneras, and Weddings Past Work Ceaseless Union […]

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Final Project

November 29, 2012


Statement: Inspired by “Dr.Hypocrite” I used shape to reflect the idea of male dominancy into a female form. Flat Sketches with Fabric Swatches Final Flat Sketch With Swatch  Pattern Muslin Front Back Final Garment Front Back

Posted in: ART 204

Alter Identity

November 19, 2012


Inspiration: The section of my closet where I pick out my clothes everyday. (T-Shirts) Section I used to alter my identity. Before: School Concert! Work Day 1: 9 Hours The first day of my alter ego project I went to my aunt’s house, my friend Antonio’s birthday dinner, and a show. Normally, for these types […]

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Alter Idenity

November 8, 2012


Before             After       For my alter identity project I am going to transform myself by wearing clothing that I don’t typically wear. For my everyday dress I wear jeans, sneakers, and a graphic tee. I dress for comfort but more importantly with things I like. I want […]

Posted in: ART 302

Collared sleeveless shirt dress

November 6, 2012


I enjoyed making the collared shirt dress. It was fun and reminded me of all the problems that I then thought were huge in 106. I am making a collared shirt for another class this quarter, so this was good practice.

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Dress, Gender and the Public Display of Skin

November 1, 2012


  “who wore khaki pants and a casual blouse which was chided by onlookers who told her that she was not properly dressed.”‘ -Ironically to see the difference that it it is not proper to the Kalabari but is used as a uniform and professional dress in the Western culture. “For the vertical lines found […]

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Fashioning the Queer Self

October 30, 2012


“what garment colours go with which complexion and at what age one must stop wearing V-necks and start round-necked clothes.” “If I had to choose something to wear I think it would be trousers, as a lesbian.” “I mean I saw a woman in a [gay bar] that had an Adidas top on, and it […]

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