The theme of the 2009 design competition sponsored by AATCC’s Concept 2 Consumer® (C2C) interest group and the Computer Integrated Textile Design Association (CITDA) was Color Concepts.
AATCC received 125 entries from 38 institutions around the globe. Competition winners will receive cash awards of US$1,000 for First Place and US$500 for Second Place in each category and complimentary student registration for the 2010 AATCC International Conference. First place winners also received a complimentary copy of Pantone’s Color Passport.
Fabric Design Winners
1st Place: Let Freedom Reign by Miranda Shilati, Syracuse University
2nd Place: Pattern in Architecture by Eleanor Hoffman, North Carolina State University
Product Design Winners
1st Place: Footsteps Maternity by Erika Neumayer, Dominican University
2nd Place: Sweet Snowflakes by Wesley Kathryn Woods, Auburn University