Tuesday, April 2, 2013

RAW COUTURE: FROM CANVAS TO CLOTH


Salt Lake Community College’s fashion Institute announces the 10th annual ‘Raw Couture: from Canvas to Cloth’ fashion show at the Museum of Natural History May 4 2013 from 6:30 to 10:00 PM.  The event will feature collections from ten student designers inspired by UMFA exhibition from Bierstadt to Warhol: American Indians in The West. The Museum of Natural History is located at 301 Wakara Way in Salt Lake City.

The fashion show will be produced by SLCC’s fashion production class and will feature live music performances during the reception from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. and a series of runway shows in the Canyon Room starting at 7:15 p.m.

Some proceeds from the show will benefit the Utah Cultural Celebration Center. The Utah Cultural Celebration Center is dedicated to enriching and strengthening communities by promoting the expression of the arts, education, opportunities for economic development and the celebration of human diversity.

The fashion institute offers the latest trends, skills, and technology students need to succeed in the global economy. The program prepares students for careers in fashion design, fashion merchandising, costuming, technical apparel design and custom dressmaking.

Tickets go on sale April 1, 2013 and are $25 regular admission, $12 for students on ticketcake.com.  Price includes admittance to the museum, fashion shows and selection food and beverage. Cocktail attire suggested. RSVP 801-957-SLCC or /www.facebook.com/RawCoutureSLCC