Timken fashion ‘show’ set

The Timken Museum of Art and Fashion Careers College (FCC) will host the third annual “Art of Fashion” 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 28. Guests will see interpretations of clothing worn in 16 masterpieces from the permanent collection at the museum.

Models, wearing designs made by FCC students and graduates, such as Jesus Estrada who was on " Project Runway” this year, will showcase the costumes in front of the works of art. Guests can extend the fun by staying for an exclusive VIP After Party from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. to enjoy signature cocktails and mingle with the models and designers.

The event chair is Anita Crider. Fashion chair is Patricia O’Connor, CEO of Fashion Careers College. Honorary chair is London design icon Zandra Rhodes. Tickets are $125 or $150 for both Art of Fashion and the VIP After Party. Proceeds benefit Timken Museum of Art education programs. For more information, call (619) 239-5548, ext. 100, or e-mail or visit