Instructor Spotlight: David Arcos

David Arcos is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Continuing and Professional Studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology. Mr. Arcos, who has taught at FIT since 2010, has taught also at Parsons School of Design, The New School University and other colleges, in both coasts. Some of the courses taught through CCPS include CTD520 InDesign Basic, CTD525 Interactive Design for Tablets and Smart Phones, CTD707 Introduction to Animation w/ Adobe Animate, CTD202 Photoshop Basic, CTD100 Illustrator basic, CTB002 Mac Basics. http://davidarcos.com/portfolio/

Instructor Spotlight: Swati Argade

  Swati Argade Designer Educator Entrepreneur American-born Swati Argade is the Founder and Creative Director of Bhoomki, one of New York City’s leading destinations for sustainable fashion since 2012. Swati began her fashion career in South India while working on a documentary. After meeting weavers in Andhra Pradesh who struggled to find markets for their cloth, Swati created a small collection showcasing their weaving skills. After numerous strangers stopped her on the streets of New York to enquire about her clothing, she decided to launch a womenswear line incorporating handmade sustainable fabrics with tailored silhouettes. In 2006 while in Calcutta, […]

Instructor Spotlight: Marian Grealish- Forino

Marian Grealish-Forino Self employed knit wear consultant Knitter FIT Professor Marian Grealish-Forino has been an Assistant Professor in the Textile Development and Marketing Department in the Jay and patty School of Bussiness and Technology. Professor Grealish has taught at FIT since 1994 teaching both knitting classes as well as textiles. She is a graduate of FIT and received her BS from FIT. She has knit garment for many high end designers and presently knits garments for Broadway shows.