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.

Jennifer Bologna, Senior Materials Developer, Nike
Materials Development: Wednesday, May 6-June 10, 6-9 pm
Product Development: Wednesday, June 17-July 22, 6-9 pm
Cost/Cost Options:
$249 or $473 if combined with Product Development
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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.