Benesh, Carolyn L.E.
May 1985
Ornament;May85, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p38
This article presents an interview with southern California-based Diana Jahns, who is self-taught in textile making and sewing techniques. Jahns said that her mother, who trained at a professional tailoring school in Japan, passed along some concepts of fashion, including principles of aesthetics. She has combined her talent in the arts and her skills as a semastress when she transitioned out of a full-time job.


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