The Art of Fashion and Manufacturing with Dick Meyer
Thursday, February 28, 2013, 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Free With Museum Admission
Join us in the Test Site for a series of gallery talks around public perceptions of manufacturing, worth, and beauty led by Anna Telcs featuring guests from all facets of the fashion industry. This week we will be joined by Dick Meyer.
Meyer has long been involved in small business, first with a restaurant (the Antique Sandwich Co., Tacoma) and then a fair trade store (Traditions Fair Trade, Olympia) and cafe that hosted concerts, forums, films and other events. His community involvement has always been local as well as national with stints and leadership on the Boards of the Fair Trade Federation, the Fair Trade Resource Network, and Sweatfree Communities.