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.