Mrs. Mattiace has been teaching Jr. Studio Methods at Parsons for seven years. She has also taught Sophomores and Juniors at Pratt Institute for three years as an Associate Professor. Graduated from FIT with a Bachelor Degree of Fine Arts. Her work experience in the industry is very extensive and diverse. She worked for several years designing and sketching for a pattern-making company, several years designing for Marek Inc. and Molly Parnis Couture, freelanced for Gloria Vanderbilt, Riskalla, Jupe, Vittadini, and Giorgio Sant'Angelo, and also designed lace embroidery for several years. Had her own business and label designing couture evening, special occasion and bridal gowns. Has also much experience in hand knitting and crocheting.
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