Tag: dolls

  • Toy Design’s Susan Adamo Baumbach on Whimsy, Twists and Tech

    Toy Design’s Susan Adamo Baumbach on Whimsy, Twists and Tech

    Professor Susan Adamo Baumbach, longtime faculty member, is now acting chair of FIT’s high-profile Toy Design department. Thriving in the fast-moving world of design, refinement, production and sales of toys and games, is a challenge she meets. While she’s a die-hard enthusiast for some games of the past— must-have toys like the Frisbee and a…

  • Dolls With Deep Stories

    Dolls With Deep Stories

    “My original goal was to make the most beautiful doll in the world,” says Fine Arts sophomore Jada Hairston. “I wanted my dolls to be pretty objects. What else could dolls be, right?  But as I was developing my college portfolio in 2018, I realized that’s kinda boring. I was writing my artist’s statement and…