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What Does it Take to Be A Fashion Designer?

  • Aired: 06/28/2016
  • Rating: NR
Oakland high school student Zachary Fernandez made it to the finals on the first season of Project Runway Junior, then headed straight back to Oakland School of the Arts to continue his education as a designer. His newest collection, Kathmandu, was inspired by recovery efforts in Nepal after the devastating 2015 earthquake. Art School followed Fernandez’s process as he designed his new project.
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For Zachary Fernandez, designing is an art form and a way to communicate his ideas.
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