August 24th - 25th, 2022 | 9AM - 5PM | Matthews, NC

Our Textile Open House is a free event that will host industry professionals at Fisher Textiles' corporate headquarters (located at 4211 Matthews-Indian Trail Rd, Matthews, NC) and will feature drop-in educational sessions and production demos to bring your digital print business to the next level. Get hands on experience from industry experts and learn how the right equipment and supplies can make you profitable. Attend sessions on Color Management, Pattern Workflow and Color Tools, and a Textile and Dye Sub MicroFactory! These demos will feature turnkey production with Mimaki Textile and UV printers and fabric media from Fisher Textiles. Additional vendors will be onsite to present information on Dye Sublimation Paper, Frames and SEG for Soft Signage, Laser Cutters for Fabric Cutting and more!

Space is limited and registration is required.



9:15am - Dye Sub and Direct to Fabric Printing Overview presented by Victoria Harris, Mimaki USA
Register today to attend a presentation of the process of sublimation and fabric printing, discuss inks, substrates, and current markets/opportunities to integrate into your current business. This is a must for PSP's who are considering adding Textile printing to their current lineup.

10:15am - The Right Material presented by Ralph Terramagra, Fisher Textiles
An overview of Fisher Textiles fabric media that are ideal for several of the industry's hottest applications.

10:40am - Dye Sublimation Paper Solutions presented by Nick Buettner, Imaging Supplies Warehouse
Neenah Coldenhove paper solutions for Dye Sublimation printing.

11:00am - Mimaki Micro Factory - Dye Sub and Direct to Textile by Gabriel Crumpler, Mimaki USA
Register today to watch the process from file set up, to print, to finished product featuring Scarves and Garden Flags

12:00pm - Lunch/Mimaki Dye Sub, Textile and UV printer demonstrations

1:00pm - UV Printing 101 presented by Ralph Terramagra, Fisher Textiles

For print service providers looking to add UV printing to their lineup, or for existing UV print providers to learn how to maximize their equipment for textile printing.

1:20pm - Soft Signage and Silicone Edge Graphics Options presented by DSI/Rexframe
Learn about frames, silicone edge graphics for soft signage presented by DSI.

1:45pm - Laser Cutters for Fabric Cutting presented by Jim Manelski, Summa America
Learn about solutions available for laser cutting fabric.

2:10pm - Demystifying Color Management presented by Josh Hope, Mimaki USA
Designed to help non-color managers understand the importance communication of color within a workflow. The discussion will cover CMYK & RGB values, the importance of input ICC profiles and LAB values as well as the function of single channel ink restrictions, linearization and total ink limits. This is a conversational presentation, questions and open discussion are welcome.

3:10pm - Color Tools and Pattern Workflow in TxLink4 presented by Victoria Harris, Mimaki USA
Learn how to increase efficiency using TxLink4 textile software to manage your color and pattern workflow. This presentation will walk guests through the process of working with color libraries, color replacement tools, and pattern workflows to quickly move from design to final product.

4:10pm - Mimaki Dye Sub, Textile and UV printer demonstrations




Courtyard by Marriott Charlotte Matthews
11425 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105
(704) 846-4466

Hampton Inn Charlotte/Matthews
9615 Independence Pointe Pkwy, Matthews, NC 28105
(704) 841-1155

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Charlotte Southeast - Matthews
9420 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105
(704) 443-3100

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Charlotte Matthews
8540 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28227
(980) 245-9200
Fisher Textiles
4211 Matthews Indian Trail Rd.
Matthews, NC 28104
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