Rhode Island Design Community Event: Explore the Possibilities with Performance Fabrics


Join the ASID New England Rhode Island Design Community for a CEU presentation by Sunbrella at Porch & Patio. Enjoy networking, refreshments and tour Porch & Patio’s extensive showroom!

Glen Raven Custom Fabrics
Explore the Possibilities with Performance Fabrics    

1 CEU-101855   

This presentation is designed to introduce various performance fabrics. Participants will gain knowledge and understanding of what gives fabric performance, fiber and yarn , dyeing processes, quality of color, fabric/textile finishing, performance fabric finishing, fabric construction, performance fabric testing, performance fabric comparisons and what is possible with performance fabrics. These demonstrations will allow the client significant advantage in fabric product selections based on environmental exposure. The presenter will provide information on the client’s expectations of durability as well as maintenance. 


5:00 PM: CEU Presentation
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM: Showroom Tour & Networking

This event is open to ASID members & non-members. Tickets are free for ASID members & $10 for non-members, advance registration through EventBrite is required.

Date and Time

5:00 PM – 7:30 PM


Porch & Patio
50 Maple St
Warwick 02888



Non-Member: $10
Member: Free - ASID Members