Joanne Erminia Foti, American Painter, textile designer, educator.
Foti, Joanne Erminia was born on February 9, 1954 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Peter M. and Marian (Oppedisano) Foti.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1975. Master of Arts in Art Education, Brooklyn College, 2001.
Textile designer, colorist, New Wave Fabrics Ltd., New York City, 1978-1982;
textile colorist, New Point Fabrics Ltd., New York City, 1982-1984;
textile designer, colorist, Merry Mary Fabrics, New York City, 1984-1986;
print stylist dress division, Liz Claiborne Dresses, New York City, 1986-1989;
print stylist, color advisor, St. Gillian.Bichon, New York City, 1989-1990;
textile stylist domestic and imported women's wear, Hi Fashion Fabrics, New York City, 1990-1992;
assistant to owner for domestic women's wear, Euro-American Textile Corporation, New York City, 1992-1993;
freelance textile designer, artist, New York City, since 1993. Art educator NYC Public H.S., since 1995.