You can’t patent a design but you can patent a textile or a component. Learn how to create your own and how to use them. These are the hot new jobs in the apparel industry! Understand how fiber-based products are manufactured, with a practical view of how to combine new elements such as polymers, dyes, ceramics and nanotechnology with fibers for unique new product development. Experience hands-on exercises and demonstrations of how key textile and fiber-based products are manufactured.
Instructor: Racheal Jenkins, materials manager, Columbia Sportswear
Dates/Times: Wednesdays, Oct 25-Dec 6, 6-9 pm (no class Thanksgiving eve)
Cost/Cost Options: $249
All you need to bring to this class is a notebook and pen or pencil. A laptop or tablet will help with in-class research.
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