Professional Development Workshop By Thine Own Hand: Fashion & Identity Development

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Venue:Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

By Thine Own Hand: Fashion & Identity Development

Offers insight into the evident visual styles that inform how & why youth present themselves to the world. Provides educators with enhanced methods of contextualizing identity development. Combines formats of lecture, interactive exercises, group collaboration and lesson plan development using the visual arts setting to unpack the understanding personal and communal experience. Informed by current exhibit Daniel Chimowitz: Walking Canvases techniques such as hand-sewn, up-cycled and recombined clothing articles foster individuality that do not require purchase.