Fay Koplovitz earned a Bachelor's of Science in fashion design and has spent recent years working in the costume industry contributing in many ways to the creation of costumes on and off Broadway. In addition to teaching the reclaim course at the Textile Arts Center, Fay works for Manhattan's Public Theater where she paints, dyes, and distresses costume and accessories for the stage. Fay also designs costumes, wardrobe and props for music videos and short films. Fay is an avid thrift clothes shopper and enjoys altering, restoring, embellishing, painting and reconstructing vintage clothes. Fay lives in Brooklyn with her boyfriend and her too dogs, Fred and Little Fred.