Community Calendar

Emerging Professional Award Submission Deadline
Feb 25 @ 5:00 pm

The Emerging Professional Award was established to honor junior leaders in the IIDA Northern Pacific Chapter, which includes Alaska, Idaho, Washington, British Columbia, and Alberta. The award provides an opportunity for the recipient to attend NeoCon 2019, the commercial Interior Design industry’s most important annual event — bringing together the right people, the best products, and the most innovative ideas.

Entry Period Opens:  Jan. 21, 2019
Entry Period Closes:  Feb. 25 at 5:00 PM
Judging:                       Feb. 25 – March 15
Winner Announced: March 15, 2019

To enter, submit entries to

Click here for Official Rules.

Sponsored by Mohawk Group.

Textiles 101 CEU @ Legacy Group Workspace
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm

Textiles 101 presents designers with the opportunity to learn about the textile process, enabling them to make the best textile choices for their projects. The course familiarizes participants with animal, plant, and synthetic fibers. It covers yarn production and types and a variety of dye processes. Detailed information about fabrics is presented, including basic weave constructions and special techniques. Fabric characteristics, fiber properties and application guidelines are also discussed. Hundreds of illustrations and physical examples of fibers, yarns, textiles, and illustrations are incorporated into the course.

Every participant will receive an illustrated textile glossary.

Instructor: Rachel Doriss
Vice President, Design Director, POLLACK

Cost: There is no charge for attending the course to get CEU credit. If a designer is using NCIDQ to keep track of their CEU record then there is a $12 fee, which the designer pays directly to NCIDQ.