As a fashion school lecturer, panelist, portfolio advisor, and intern recruitment specialist, Michi guides students to build portfolios that effectively showcase their individual talent, aesthetic, and technical skills. Her instruction covers sketching, layout, graphics, fabric, trim, inspiration, and mood boards. 

Design schools include:

Parsons School of Design

Pratt Institute

Fashion Institute of Technology

Rhode Island School of Design

University of the Arts

Savannah School of Art and Design

Kent State

It was very nice meeting you! Thank you so much for imparting knowledge of building up a good portfolio to me. I learned a lot from you! Really appreciate your kind help and information. Take care.
— O.M.
Thank you sooo much for a great portfolio meeting. I truly appreciate your constructive criticism and clear direction. I look forward to keeping in touch and will follow up with you as soon as have new work to show.
— K.J.