The Fashion Illustration course offered by our department triggers excitement in some, fear in others. So many of us have had negative experiences with drawing in our pasts. But our highly esteemed and experienced faculty member Kathleen McCarney puts students’ minds—and nerves—at ease from day one. “I can teach anyone to draw,” asserts Kathleen.

The student work that results from Kathleen’s class is astonishing. Following are some recent examples:

Why learn fashion illustration, you may ask? Many jobs in the fashion industry require some level of skill in illustration—even if you don’t plan to be a designer. It’s often the most effective and efficient way to communicate your ideas to your colleagues and clients. Or you may decide you want to specialize in fashion illustration. You can find out more about a career as a fashion illustrator here.

More information about our course, offered this coming spring, is available here.