Save the Date for the Soul & Science of COLOR Aug 13
The Soul & Science of Color
From Theory to Selection
Two of the most engaging professionals, Nancy Fire & Betsy Karp will talk about the soul & science of color. Learn about its impact on trends, product, emotions, well-being and more for both retailers & consumers. This is a must attend presentation. Sign up NOW!
When: Monday, August 13, 2018
Coffee & networking @ 8:30 AM with the presentation @ 9 :00 AM
Where: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center during NY NOW
Design Works International
Nancy Fire has been at the epicenter of some of the world’s most exciting lifestyle trends for more than two decades. She has worked with leading brands and celebrities to capitalize on the emerging trends she curates to develop new product lines. Fire is gifted at adapting her sensibilities to embrace the way consumers are engaging with retail today on trend, color, and style. Her passion for design led her to start Design Works International, a lifestyle company in NYC, that serves as both a design think tank and a working studio where textiles, home furnishings, and fashion come to life.When she is not in her NYC studio collaborating with her design team, you can find Fire trotting the globe in search of trend and inspiration or keynoting at some of the biggest industry events.
“The Color Coach”
Betsy Karp’s 30-year career as a pioneering fashion designer and color expert has helped the fashion industry improve the quality of their collections; leveraging their brands and increasing their customer bases. Her platform as “The Color Coach” has proven that the emotional, spiritual, psychological and energetic forces of color have impact on all aspects of fashion, wellness, and spirituality. Betsy’s out-of-the-box approach merges her deep understanding of color and design and how these compliment the demands of companies and the personal needs of individuals. She is an avid traveler who writes about sensual experiences of color, art & culture. Her column, The Courtesan of Color is featured in Lumination Magazine. She trained in Florence, Italy, and her art is at home in private collections around the world.
IFDA Members: $25.00
IFDA Students: NC
Non-Member Students: $10.00
After August 9:
IFDA Members: $40.00
IFDA Students: $10.00
Non-Member Students: $20.00
Deadline to Register August 11th
IFDA Members, don’t forget to get your badge for NY NOW to see what’s new & next.Use code IFDASummer2018 and click here to get your complimentary badge
Tickets are non Refundable
The International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA), founded in New York City in 1947 and now with 12 chapters worldwide, provides a professional forum for communication and interaction among its high-profile members. The IFDA, a not-for-profit volunteer-run association, also promotes career advancement and educational opportunities and is structured to increase public awareness of the furnishings and design industry through specialized programming, networking and service to the community