For the 30 campus winners, there was just little time to savour the sweet taste of victory and then keep working. There were classes, study materials, assignments and these talented people were stretched to add the extra needed for success.
Now, this is a moment to enjoy their hard work and effort as they prepare to enter bootcamp as well as meet real celebrities and hopefully become celebs also. The anticipation is building up as they anticipate the glamorous launch party.
So far, 12 future stars out of 18 have been confirmed for Bootcamp. From UNIJOS, Models Oluchukwu and Elizabeth are arriving Lagos along with performing artist Michael. UNIPORT sends Model Kelvin to join this crew. UNIBEN adds 4 talents into this pool with models Martha and Olamide and Artistes Black Stars and Daniel. From UNILAG, Ella the artiste and Eze the model shall be representing their campus. While UNICAL’s artiste Femi shall also be part of this crew. We await the announcement of one more dreamer from Calabar.
On the 21st of August, all 10 designers will enter the Masters of Style Incubator hosted by top designer, Mai Atafo. These lucky people will get a special chance to interact with the real Masters; top Nigerian fashion designers, who will be training and mentoring the contestants as they prepare for the final stages of the competition.
Joining from UNIJOS are Funke Makanjuola and Abigail Okezie.Omotayo Mary Ibukunoluwa and Onome Ruona Blessing will be joining us from UNIBEN. UNIPORT sends designers Nwaribe Ekene and Otunwa Benedict. Yahaya Taofiq Abolariwa and Salvation Uzoma from Unilag shall be there with Ita Majed Okon and Paramole Omotayo Saheed from UNICAL.
Out of these 10, the jury led by Olakunbi Oyelese of April by Kunbi, shall select 5 of them to join the 13 in for bootcamp on the 25th of August.
These 18 dreamers shall be at the Meet the Dreamers Party holding at the African Artist Foundation, VI, Lagos, where they shall meet the media, celebrities and sponsors of the event. They shall also talk about the art installation that introduces them to their culture and experiences.
Bootcamp is a different level of learning- a lifetime event- for these ones who have shown commitment to making their dream come true.
Stay with us as the journey gets more adventurous and we inch closer to finding our 2018 Dreamers.
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