The Art Institute of Colorado Winners of the Molly Brown House Museum Designs

By: Brandi Madar

April 29, 2015

(DENVER, CO March 2015) The Molly Brown House Museum designs were judged on Friday, March 13, by docents, staff, and volunteers of the Molly Brown House. All designs were on display in the Ai Colorado Penthouse for the review and included fashion drawings of Molly Brown wearing historic fashions and contemporary fashions inspired by Molly. Winners were announced at a special reception at the Molly Brown House on Friday, March 20, and included:

     o Specialized Patternmaking (taught by adjunct faculty Jade Johnson)

       1st Place.  Mackenzie Jackson

       2nd Place. Gabriel Tebalan     

       3rd Place. Javier Tapia Bernal

       Honorable Mentions: Margaret Sanzo and Pablo Pantoja

     o Advanced Fashion Illustration (taught by full-time faculty Cindy Bainbridge)

       1st Place - Anna McCabe

       2nd Place -  Alyssa Mezoui

       3rd Place -  Osswan Whittley

       Honorable Mentions: Antonio Tafoya and Edwin Ricke

The Molly Brown House Museum contest winners, who are students in the Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design degree program, are on display at the museum. The sketches will be made into postcards, posters, magnets, etc., to be sold soon in the Gift Shop.  

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By: Brandi Madar

April 29, 2015