"He may have won a Daytime Emmy Award for his costuming talents on "Sesame Street," but Brian Hemesath considers himself a late bloomer when it comes to fashion design.
"'I didn't know how to sew till I was a sophomore in college,' the 1994 St. Ambrose University grad said from his home in New York. 'I learned at Ambrose and took my first costume design class from (department chair) Cory Johnson. She's the reason I even knew it was possible.'
"Hemesath, who grew up on a dairy farm at Calmar, Iowa, near Decorah, went to Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh and has been costuming stage work and TV shows ever since." Read the rest of the story and check out a few of Hemesath's costumes!