About the AuthorAbout the Author:
Tara Maginnis is a Professor and the costume designer of the
Department of the
of AlaskaFairbanksTarahas written numerous articles for Theatre Design and Technology, theJournal of The United States Institute of Theatre Technology, of which she is amember. Tara also was the computer columnist for The Costume Research Journal,the former quarterly publication of theUSITT Costume Commission. Tara has published articles in CostumeTheatre Crafts, and the Ladies' Gallery as well as other magazines.
However, she is best known for her creation of
Costumer's Manifesto, the World Wide Web's largest, and most eclectic, costume site. TheManifesto is an unusual blend of costume history resources, practicalhow-to tips, and a self-help manual for living an extraordinary life.