Anatomy of the Cap & Gown

Who knew there was so much history and meaning behind the cap and gown? 

Well I assumed, but never really noticed how different the gowns were in design. I was pretty excited to get this assignment because it's easy to get stuck in layout mode, so when I get a chance to draw or illustrate a piece it really makes my job easy to love no matter how challenging or quick the turn-around time. I had about a day to draw these out by hand, scan, and then edit in illustrator. It took about two days for us to get all of the information together and organized thanks to our incredible editorial team. 

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