Workroom Education

At Custom Workroom Conference, you have the opportunity to attend seminars and demonstrations from the best instructors in the industry, who will share new methods, timeless techniques, and inspiring ideas for window treatments, upholstery, slipcovers, and business topics for wholesale and retail workrooms.  


Our instructors are professional workroom owners who understand the challenges and joys of operating a home furnishings business, and are eager to share their knowledge and insights with you.


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​Instructors for the 2022 Custom Workroom Conference
Christi Adams, Christi's Windows
Jonathan Bennett, Unsprung Upholstery
Deborah Cronin, Leatherwood Design Company

Jeanelle Dech, Adaptive Textiles

Ceil DiGuglielmo, Curtains & Soft Furnishing Resource Library

Rachel Fletcher, Knox Upholstery

Rosemarie Garner, R. Garner Custom Designs

Sarah Grinter, Unsprung Upholstery

Elki Horn, Interior Elegance by Elki

Nancy Letts, Pine House Drapery

Robin Matthews, Seams Sew Right

Laura Nelson, Sew Nice

LIndsay Orwig, A Chick and a Chair Upholstery

Carla Pyle, Natural Upholstery

Terry Sandlin, Terry's Designing Windows

Kristen Vince, Custom Elegance

Jennifer White, Jennifer Ferber Interiors

Michele Williams, Scarlett Thread Consulting



The 2020 Keynote Speaker


Lea Tran

Lea inspires audiences to NOT miss their boat of opportunity, to embrace changes, and to re-invent themselves in order to fulfill the purpose of their life’s journey.