Celebrate New York Textile Month with Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. Join us Saturday, September 14 at Brooklyn’s Industry City, 51 35th Street, near the entrance to Innovation Alley. We invite all audiences to gain exposure to design and the design process. No prior experience with design is needed to participate.


1:00 pm–4:30 pm: Textile Design Workshop— Explore WEAVING TECHNIQUES

Play with color, pattern, and other design elements to create your own sample weaving with Scott Bodenner. This is a free event and offered on a first-come, first-served basis to audiences of all ages. Children must be over the age of 5 to participate.

This event is free. Registration is not required.



Scott Bodenner is a Brooklyn-based textile designer and the founder of the Bodenner Collection of textiles for interiors.

Industry City programming made possible by Jamestown.


IMAGE: Window Blind Sample (USA), 1956; Designed by Dorothy Wright Liebes (American, 1897–1972); synthetic, metallic, wood; H x W: 46 x 117.5 cm (18 1/8 x 46 1/4 in.); Gift of the Estate of Dorothy (Liebes) Morin; 1972-75-9