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Night School: Deep Dive into Sustainable Textiles

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1460 Broadway
Btwn W 41st & 42nd Streets
New York, New York 10036
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 17 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Tara St James

What you'll learn in this fashion class:

Join Tara St James, Founder of STUDY NY and Re:Source Library, for a Masterclass to learn more about circular design strategies, setting sustainability goals, understanding how to produce locally and internationally, sourcing responsible fabrics and mills through the Re:Source textile library and new innovations in materials.

Please Note: BYOC - Bring your own computer/laptop. We will be writing and researching

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Full refund if canceled 2 weeks before the event. We will cancel the event if we do not have at least 10 participants two weeks before the event.

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The NYC Fair Trade Coalition is an all-volunteer grassroots organization that promotes fair trade businesses and retailers in New York City and educates consumers on the importance of fair trade. It partners with ethically-aligned businesses, retailers, NGOs, and citizens in New York City to host events...

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