Michelle Quick

Michelle Quick

  • B.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • M.A., University of the Arts, London College of Fashion

The importance and reward of passing on specialized skills to students.

Michelle Quick | Accessory design professor


The Honourable Cordwainers' Company

Previous Positions

Senior production assistant, Mohop Shoes; designer and co-founder, Casual Service Accessories; guest lecturer, Amsterdam Fashion Institute; freelance leatherwork, Naomi Filmer; freelance pattern cutting, Sample Making at John Lee Brunswick

Publications and presentations


  • DUEL Catwalk Show, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 2011
  • Master Graduate Exhibition, Victoria House, London, 2011
  • Undergraduate Exhibition, G2 Gallery, Chicago, 2008
  • SAIC Annual Fashion Show Exhibition, Chicago, 2007-08
  • Threaded: Textile Exhibition, CPL, Chicago, 2005


  • The Shoe Edit, graduate collection review, 2011
  • Style Salvage, interview, 2011
  • F.Tape Magazine, collection review, 2011
  • Real Detroit Weekly, jewelry featured, 2008
  • Louisville Courier Journal, fiber object featured, 2007
  • MULE Magazine, shoes featured, 2007