• Laura Volpintesta

    Visiting Instructor

    Office Location:

    Parsons Midtown


    BFA Parsons The New School for Design, NYC. 1995. Sophomore year, Parsons Paris. Parsons Faculty since 1997, Started teaching Patternmaking and Draping in BFA, currently teaching Fashion Concepts and Illustration, Model Drawing, Portfolio in AAS Fashion Design online and on campus. Developed online studio course for Parsons.Freelance illustrator and technical designer. Old Navy, Target Brands, Rocawear, Bebe, Chicos, The Childrens Place, Limited, Ann Taylor Loft, Blue Fish, Artisan work with crochet, leather, beads, embroidery,accessories and garments. Languages: Brazilian Portuguese, French. Specialty in womens swimwear, leather, and childrenswear. Vocalist, musician specializing in Jazz and Brazilian music and dance. Mother of 3.

    Research Interests:

    couture,fashion design ,illustration,womenswear