The Association of Sewing and Design Professionals offers:
- - Referrals to sewing professionals in all areas of expertise
- Networking opportunities for sewing and design professionals
- Educational Resources for sewing and design
- ASDP Standards of Quality written by members and used by sewing professionals to elevate their work to the highest standards
2014 ANNUAL EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE UPDATES
Want to know what's happening at this year's conference?
Check out the 2014 Conference page to download the brochure!
The 2014 Conference Registration Form is now open to ASDP members. Registration will open to the public on August 1st.
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MASTER SEWING AND DESIGN PROFESSIONALS CERTIFICATION PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENTS
Ongoing blog posts by member Rhonda Buss, chronicling her process as she goes through the program.Read her latest post on pattern drafting at Rhonda's Creative LIfe
Featured Product: Tambour Beading DVD
ASDP is proud to feature this learning opportunity. This two hour DVD features the instruction of master beader, Professor Robert Haven of the University of Kentucky, Theatre Department. Robert has studied the art of Tambour Beading in Europe at the house of Lesage and teaches workshops on the technique around the world. The DVD has 9 chapters, each accessible independently from the opening menu so that you can return to sections to review skills and tips as needed. Click here to order View more ASDP products
This month we would like to introduce you to Cisa Barry from New Albany, Indiana, who has been a member since 2011. She acquired her skills apprenticing for 2 years at 2 different businesses in Bloomington, IN and Louisville, KY. She continues her education through her hard work at her shop.
Like many of us, starting out in 2008, she used a spare bedroom as her work space. From there the business has been on the rise, growing from home to having 2 full time and 2 part time employees in a commercial space in the historic White House Center in downtown New Albany. Her main business is alterations and tailoring, wedding dresses and over the last year has seen a boom in custom work, where her true passion lies...”
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