The New Skool Story:
I started New Skool after working in the fashion industry for about 8 years. As a graphic designer I created graphics and patterns for kids apparel companies that were based here in the Bay Area. Those jobs taught me alot. I learned how to work with many different people, see the garment manufacturing process from concept to retail and I learned my weaknesses and strengths as a designer/manager.
About 8 years ago, the day we came home with our first born child, I received a call that my position and others were eliminated from my department. Yikes! New baby, new house, new car….. I was abruptly removed from the safety of my 9 to 5 nest and forced to fly the freelance airways….. quickly.
To be cont’d….