Justine Limpus Parish
Wearable Art


Justine Limpus Parish is a full time Associate Professor at Art Center College of Design and Faculty Director of The Sewing Lab Facility at Art Center. She is an award winning Bernina Fashion Show Designer, and designer of a collection of special occasion Shibori hand pleated and painted separates.

Drawing since the age of 4, Justine is the daughter of a fashion illustrator mother and furniture designer father. She has worked extensively in the Los Angeles and San Francisco fashion industries as a fashion illustrator, designer, educator, art director and published author. Associate Professor at Art Center College of Design, Justine teaches Apparel Design in the Product Design Dept. and Costume Design in the Entertainment Design Dept. She also teaches Fashion and Costume Drawing workshops at Disney Consumer Products, and Paramount Animation.

Parish created the Fashion Department at the Academy of Art University, was Art Director for Liberty House of California, and holds a BFA in Painting & Drawing. She is the author/illustrator of her own E-Book series "Drawing Fashion" available on lulu.com, and writes illustrated articles for Belle Armoire Magazine. Parish's designs and illustrations appear in the following publications: "Artwear: Fashion & Anti-Fashion", "Fabric Artistry" by Singer, "Color with Style" by Donna Fuji, and she was Curator of "Opulent Splendor" artwear exhibition at Brand Library Art Gallery 2005. Parish is a member of the Palos Verdes Art Center Gallery where she sells her special occasion collection. She is also a member of The Costume Society of America, and past President of the Wearable Art Connection of Southern California.

Follow Justine on Instagram, Facebook and her BLOG www.justinelimpusparish.wordpress.com

To purchase call: 310-991-7144 or e-mail gabrielle.artistsstudio.pvac@gmail.com


Title: Illustration for Belle Armoire Magazine Series "Inspired by Design"

Title: “Alchemy”
Bernina Fashion Show Design, Shibori hand pleated gold lame

Not for sale



Title: “Fusion”
Bernina Fashion Show Viewer’s Choice Award Winner.
Fiber collage and Shibori Pleating, Shown in Signatures and Wearable Expressions

Not for sale

Title: Bridal Corset
Double layer Shibori hand pleated

Price: Custom Bridal $900 - $3000



Title: Bridal organza overskirt
Shibori hand pleated and hand stamped.
Not for sale.

Price: Custom Bridal $900 - $3000

Title: Bridal ensemble
as seen in FIDM exhibition.
Not for sale.
Custom bridal can be ordered

Price: Custom Bridal $900 - $3000



Title: Opera Coat ensemble
shown with waterfall skirt and mushroom top

Price: Coat - $800

Title: Double Collar Tank Jacket
Available with T-neck or V neck in S, M, L & XL.

Price: Jackets by custom order - $380 - $600

Parish Note Cards

Title: Notecards & Fashion Art Original Drawings

Notecards of images Justine has created for the Signatures Fashion Show Postcards.

Original Fashion Sketches by Justine. One of a kind.

Justine also draws from models on the Atrium during the Studio Tours.

Price: $4 - $150

Title: Peacock Coat

Digital print on fabric from original painting by Justine.

Part of a new series of digitally printed garments and home decorator fabrics.

Assortment of colorways under development will be shown at Signatures Fashion Shows.

Price: Jackets by custom order - $150 - $400

Parish Peacock Coat
Parish Peacock Spiral Design

Title: Peacock Chair Seat Cover

Digital print on fabric from original painting by Justine.

Part of a new series of digitally printed garments and home decorator fabrics.

More colorways under development.

Price: custom order - $150 - $200

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