Alison “Ali” Rasch started in the Cañada College fashion department in 1999—nearly 20 years ago. At the time she was a senior at Menlo-Atherton High School “ready to go to college.” She was interested in fashion design and managed to take courses at Cañada part-time while completing her high school diploma. Ali remembers taking Beginning Clothing […]
Cañada alum is having a blast on the crew of Hamilton “Success occurs when opportunity meets preparation.” That well-known quote has been attributed to everyone from ancient Roman philosopher Seneca to professional auto racer Bobby Unser. While its origin is uncertain, it’s clear the saying applies to Sarah Velichko, a graduate of the Cañada College […]
You never know what you’ll find on the fabulous free table. Find out what some of our students have discovered there recently.
The Gondoliers a big hit, including costumes by Cañada professor and alumna!
Former student Christine Groom describes her journey to starting her own pattern company.
Kelly’s love of thrifting has taken her career down a fun and fascinating path she never expected.
Annette Shankar found a great internship at Janet Ghilarducci’s couture dressmaking shop, which turned into a dream job!
Sherri sells and repairs all types of sewing machines and sergers at her Serge-A-Lot store. Her favorite thing to do, however, is to teach her customers how to use their machines to their fullest potential.
Cañada fashion department graduate José Rodriguez is proving himself to be a true asset at the world-renowned fabric store, Britex, in San Francisco.
Now, you’ll never forget the name of Michelle Paganini’s pattern company. Here’s what she’s been up to lately.