Students Make Fashion From Trash For Earth Day

For Immediate Release
April 26, 2009

(Philadelphia,PA) Click on the link below to view a taping of the NBC!0! Show on Monday, April 27 where first-year student Trash Fashions were featured. First-year students in Professor of Fine Arts and Basics Jack Thompson's Basic Design Class model fashions from recycled materials. in the annual Trash Fashion Show on April 23.

The NBC 10! Show will feature four of the eco-friendly fashions. Spokesperson, Meghan Devonshire a first-year student from Boothwynne will provide details on the trash that makes up fashions by first-year students Miranda Brackett, Hannah Freeman, Kendall Farrell and Munazza Muhammad.

The project was held in honor of Earth Day.

Contact:
Michele Cohen
Assistant Director of Communications
Moore College of Art & Design
mcohen@moore.edu

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April 26, 2009
Click on the link below to view a taping of the NBC!0! Show on Monday, April 27 where first-year student Trash Fashions were featured. First-year students in Professor of Fine Arts and Basics Jack Thompson's Basic Design Class model fashions from recycled material.

Watch a video from NBC 10 of the NBC!0! Show

Published on April 26th, 2009