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Arts & Entertainment - December 24, 2010

Life by design

Longtime venture capitalist takes a different career path, becoming a fashion designer

by Sally Schilling

When Camilla Olson took her daughter to check out the Academy of Art University in San Francisco in 2007, she expected her daughter, who likes sewing, to be the one interested in attending the fashion school there. 

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Posted by Sunaina
a resident of Midtown
on Dec 25, 2010 at 6:19 am

A mere 3 years ago, my friend Camilla and I were on flight to San Miguel de Allende, MX and she was practicing very basic drawing skills. Naturally, her passion trumped my reservations about her new endeavor. She's a walking testament and inspiration to us all that it's never too late to persue new interests and the power of curiousity. Another timely PA Weekly article as we close the door on one year, and step into another.

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