TX Institute welcomes artists, students and professionals of all skill levels to join our community and utilize our facilities. In addition to receiving discounts on introductory and continuing embroidery courses, members will be able to rent equipment, both embroidery machines and computers, to the complex and technical nature of our equipment and software Introductory Workshops are a prerequisite to using the equipment. Staff members are always nearby to answer questions.
TX Institute Individual Membership
$295 (reduced fee with Student ID:$200)
TX Institute opens its doors to any interested individuals. Due to the complex and technical nature of our equipment and software, the completion of a workshop is a prerequisite to use the TX Institute as a member. Individual membership includes:
- 30% off on all workshops and 10% off on equipment rental
- Complimentary assistance while renting equipment
- Priority in scheduling classes and equipment rental
- Opportunity to exhibit work during Summer Member Exhibition and Open Houses
- Connection to the textile and apparel industry via our newsletter, e-news, class catalogs and website.
- Seasonal embellishment trends updates
- Storage space for your work on site for the duration of your membership
TX Institute Corporate Membership
$900 (per every 5 employees access to the studio)
TX Institute welcomes fashion, textile and art related corporations that support creative development of embroidery and embellishments and work to promote the advancement of technology in the field and the phenomenon of mass customization in our community, as well as enjoying opportunities to network with other fashion and art related businesses. In addition to our endless gratitude, member organizations use our facilities for meeting, workshops and classes.
Business membership’s benefits includes:
- Listings of their events in the TX Institute Calendar, which is printed in three-times-a year newsletter and posted to our website
- Listing on out TX Institute website with a link to your organization website
- Discount rates on space rental and on meetings and classes for your employees.
- Access to our equipment for your swatches to test out your overseas design to accelerate your Development/Sample/Production schedule from your factories.
- Special member-only rates on storage space
- Exhibition opportunities at the TX Institute and in the community
- Invitation to participate on TX Institute Community Forum and Annual Meeting brainstorming activities
- Housing your book collection in the TX Institute library
- Opportunities to post your announcements in the TX Institute email newsletter
- Distribute your brochures and recruitment materials at the TX Institute
- Co-Sponsoring classes and events with the TX Institute