CEU with Native Trails: Artisanal Craft in Sustainable Spaces
The Oregon chapter of ASID, together with Chown, present a learning opportunity from Native Trails: Artisanal Craft in Sustainable Spaces. Learn to bridge cultures and combine artisan heritage with innovative design. This course will illustrate how the craftsmanship of furnishings made by hand with sustainable materials can meet today’s design goals of green design.
About Chown Hardware
Values like honesty, integrity, accountability, and a strong sense of community continue to be the foundation stones of Chown Hardware. The Chown family instills upon their team and their customers a sense of belonging as an extension of that family and those values that have sustained the Chown legacy for more than 140 years.
Chown is inspired by a strong belief in community. We are motivated by our trust in the core values of our founding family members. We treat our fellow employees and customers with consideration, dignity, and respect and create safety and purpose for our employees, customers and neighbors. We are empowered to provide solutions and are continually committed to improving our knowledge and abilities.
And we just happen to sell beautifully designed and intelligently crafted products for your home and business.
About the American Society of Interior Designers
The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) advances the interior design profession and communicates the impact of design on the human experience.
We collaborate with others to promote the value of interior design. We prepare our members to excel in a dynamic and evolving profession. We generate, collect and disseminate applied knowledge.
Membership – ASID has a number of categories for designers at every stage of their career, including students of interior design. We also have membership and sponsorship opportunities for manufacturers and suppliers who provide products and services to the industry. Join ASID’s vibrant community of 25,000+!
Professional Development – We offer career stage programming that focuses on the Impact of Design, the Business of Design, Leadership Development and Health & Wellness. We offer both online and in-person engagement opportunities.
Research & Knowledge Management – Our research team provides economic, sector, career stage and, of course, design data and research to the marketplace. Through the ASID Foundation, we provide over $100,000 in funding annually to various research and scholarship initiatives to help build the knowledge community for the interior design profession.
One Voice – Our government and public relations team works at the state and federal levels to represent your interests as an interior design professional AND as a business owner. Our first priority is right to practice –whether that be through interior design legislation or seal/stamp privileges at the municipal level. In addition, we lobby on issues that affect the business of interior design.
Cover image courtesy ASID Oregon.