Next class begins July 20! Not too late to sign up!

Textile training classes can be customized to meet the needs and interests of individual clients. Classes can be conducted at the client’s facility or at the Textile Center. Customized training classes often allow for a more in-depth focus in a given area, serving to reinforce the client’s business or product line.

Our Textile 101 classes have been developed for:

  • Industry Professionals (Sales, Marketing, Purchasing, Manufacturing, IT)
  • Architects and Interior Designers
  • Apparel and Fashion Merchandising Professionals
  • Education Enrichment (College Students, Teachers and Staff Development)

Seminar Topics include:*

  • Fiber Analysis (Natural vs. Synthetic)
  • Yarn Spinning, Weaving, Knitting and Non-woven Fundamentals
  • Fabric Types & Constructions • Dyeing, Finishing & Printing
  • Fabric Testing, Analysis & Quality Control
  • US Textile Industry (Current)
  • Textile Trends
  • Product Development

*Ask about Customized Seminars and Schedules

Hands-On Exercises & Tour of the Textile Technology Center

For course information and class schedules please contact Suzette McHugh
704-661-8787 or

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