NOW:53217:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
27°
H 28° L 12°
Cloudy | 5MPH

Mount Mary Hosts Fashion BOOT Camp for Teens

May 28, 2014

For two weeks this summer, area teens will have the opportunity to attend an accelerated Fashion BOOT Camp on the campus of Mount Mary University, 2900 N. Menomonee River Parkway, Milwaukee. The pre-college program for high school students runs June 23 – July 3 and introduces teens to styling, merchandising and garment design and construction. All of the classes are taught by talented professors from Mount Mary’s fashion department and industry professionals.

Students will get hands-on experience creating eye-catching looks for photo shoots, using fashion industry software to create a 3-D virtual store, developing their drawing skills and learning how to sew.

Bjorn Nasett, an area fashion writer and stylist, and Brenda Schweder, a jewelry artist, inventor and author of several books, are two of the industry professionals who are part of the camp. Students can choose from an assortment of classes ranging from jewelry making to machine knitting to fashion photography.

Both full and half-day camp options are available. Full-day sessions run 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Half-day sessions run 8:30 a.m. to noon or 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. A July 7 fashion field trip is planned.

The full day camp is $775 and the half-day camp is $400. The camp fee includes supplies, snacks and beverages. Lunch is included for full-day registrants.

For more information or to register, contact Trish Kuehnl or Sarah Eichhorn at 414-258-4810, kuehnlp@mtmary.edu, eichhors@mtmary.edu or visit mtmary.edu.

Mount Mary University, founded in 1913 by the School Sisters of Notre Dame, was Wisconsin’s first four-year, degree-granting Catholic institution for women. Located on an 80-acre campus in Milwaukee, the University offers more than 30 undergraduate majors for women and eight graduate programs for women and men. Mount Mary also emphasizes study abroad, service learning, and social justice initiatives. Its nearly 1,500 students enjoy small class sizes (average 14) and over 90 percent of full-time students receive financial aid or scholarships. Through academic offerings, research opportunities, access to real life industry experience, and community service, Mount Mary develops individuals to be leaders in their professions and their communities, serving as role models to inspire achievement in others. Visit Mount Mary at www.mtmary.edu.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Brown Deer approves amendment to TIF district 06:54 PM

» Shorewood girls basketball team beats Bay for regional title, 52-40 2/28

» 'Project Runway' star, fiancĂ© mesh styles and make small Shorewood apartment work 2/26

» Construction begins on Shorewood Metro Market project 2/24

» Shorewood school superintendent is a finalist for West Allis-West Milwaukee job 2/23

» West Allis superintendent finalists hail from Shorewood, Greendale, MPS 2/23

» Wrong-way drunken driver arrested on I-43 2/23

» Germantown boys basketball team clinches outright NSC title 2/20

» Germantown girls basketball team wins 2nd outright North Shore crown 2/20

» Blood drive to be held in Brown Deer Monday 2/19

» North Shore schools proactive against potential measles outbreak 2/18

» One candidate eliminated in Fox Point Village Board primary 2/17

» Shaw, Kennedy will face off in Glendale mayoral race 2/17

» Cade, Cain advance in Shorewood School Board primary 2/17

» New Bayshore Applebee's will open Wednesday 2/17

» Shorewood teacher named Wisconsin VFW Middle School Teacher of the Year 2/16

» Shorewood girls basketball team stifles Brown Deer, 48-22 2/13

» Germantown girls basketball team clinches share of second NSC crown 2/12

» Fox Point-Bayside hosts referendum information sessions 2/12

» Brown Deer boys get defensive in beating Homestead, 65-55. 2/11

» Children's Hospital of Wisconsin plans new Mequon clinic 2/11

» My Community Now and Lake Country Now websites switch to Viafoura commenting 2/9

» Shorewood woman dies after jumping off Hoan Bridge 2/9

» Whitefish Bay girls overpower Nicolet on senior night, 56-34 2/7

» Cedarburg girls beat Homestead in battle for second in NSC, 53-42 2/6

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT