CEU: Sustainable Performance Fabric in Luxury and Lifestyle Design

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Featured Event
Location: Seminar Suite - WTC 9065 

The proven durability and colorfastness of many performance fabrics allows them to maintain their appearance even in harsh outdoor environments. Today's high-quality performance fabric looks right at home indoors, too, with soft, inviting textiles available in a wide array of colors, textures and patterns. This course presented by Sunbrella Fabric provides an analysis of the manufacturing processes, testing and relevant sustainability considerations and discusses the many possibilities for designing exceptional luxury and lifestyle spaces with performance fabric.
Learning Objectives: By the end of this CEU, participants will have learned the qualities that contribute to fabric performance and recognize in which applications each is critical. The manufacturing process and the different types of fiber, weaves, coloration methods and finishing used. The common testing methods used in the performance fabric industry. The sustainable initiatives in performance fabric manufacturing. How performance fabric can be used in luxury and lifestyle design
You Can Earn: 1 AIA/CES Learning Unit (LU)/Health Safety Welfare (HSW) 1 IDCEC Continuing Education Unit (CEU)/Health Safety Welfare (HSW)