The area of fine art is constantly being extended to embrace new activities arising because of either new technology, or artistic invention. The former is exemplified by acrylic painting, as well as silkscreen printing and giclee prints; the latter by the invention of mixed-media artworks employing collage, decollage, photomontage, or "found-art". Because of this gradual widening process, it is almost impossible to define or fix a meaning for fine art.
So you want to take the plunge and become an aspiring fashion designer. Perhaps fashion design will become a serious career for you, or maybe you are a fashion enthusiast and want to learn the ins and outs of dressing more stylishly. You've become fascinated by Project Runway and the skills and qualities needed to become a fashion guru. Words of caution! If you want to enter a world the likes of Coco Chanel, you must be totally and utterly obsessed with fashion.