FDDI Kolkata campus student wins ‘Runner-up’ title in Jharkhand Online ‘Mask Design Contest 2020’
During the recently held Jharkhand Online ‘Mask Design Contest 2020’, Ms. Shreya Adarsh, a student of Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI), Kolkata campus participated and won the ‘Runner-up’ title in Conventional mask design category.
This contest was organized by Khadiwala Designer in association with Ataichi Design as Design Partner, Ishitaab Design Studio as Graphics Partner and News Ranchi as Media Partner the result of which was declared on 4th July 2020.
The online mask competition was organized in two different categories Conventional and Unconventional. Ms. Shreya Adarsh, a student of Fashion Design, Batch - 2018, Semester 4 participated in the Conventional mask design.
She submitted the scanned images of her mask photo shoot, i.e. designed mask with the motif of a tress. Her theme was ‘Altruistic’ which reflects the selfless deeds of ‘Mother Nature’. The way she takes care of all living creatures on earth without expecting anything in return; just the way, the product developed on this theme does.
The competition was adjudged by TV star Ms. Ratan Rajput and producer & celebrity costume stylist from Bollywood, Mr. Hitendra Kapopara.
The epidemic of COVID-19 has led the need to cover our faces with masks which has to be lightweight, environmentally friendly, cheap and easy to produce and be comfortable for users to wear. The mask developed by Ms. Shreya Adarsh is a step in this direction.