Tarsha Ama Arkoh is a self-taught fashion designer, but a trained psychologist who is currently doubling as the founder of Jamatarsh Designs.
The July 24th born in West Africa, Ghana at age 10 joined her parents in the United States. In May 2011 she graduated from Shaw junior high school in Philadelphia and from Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor of science in psychology in May 2015.
After graduating from Penn State University. Tarsha landed a job as a case manager and while she worked full-time, she enrolled in a masters program at Wilmington University to obtain a degree in Business Administration. Along the line, she discovered her talent and passion for designing. Her masters was then put on hold to follow her dreams of becoming a fashion designer which birth “Jamatarsh”.
Tarsha realizing her undying love for creating and sketching made it a point to scratch designs every day. She hand-crafted her own garments and made it a point to be the center of attention every Sunday when she attended church.
“Jamatarsh designs, customize unique designs that caters for Men, Women, and kids in all sizes and shapes. Jamatarsh is a ready-to-wear bold print clothing line which offers quality, trendy African and American inspired fashion at affordable prices. Jamatarsh loves creating one of a kind statement pieces that focuses on our clients shape, size and personalities. Our designs are constructed to bring out the confidence in all of our clients worldwide.” She shared with Kwesi Omega in an interview.
Allow Jamatarsh designs take care of your wear and you will never be disappointed. Take a look at some of their works below.