The Patricia Brandt Company is producing Prelude, a new textile design event featuring print studio exhibitors and innovative trend forecasting services at the California Market Center’s Penthouse Pavilion. The event runs August 8-9, 2005. Aiming to give fashion and interior designers a seasonal advance on directions and trends for fall 2006 and beyond, Prelude will be hosting seminars by David Wolfe, creative director of Doneger Creative Services, Fashion Snoops, Stanley Pearlberg Studio, Bill Glazer, and Associates and Designs Options. Exhibitors range from The Collection, Keeler Gordon, Paul Brewster and Sarah Truitt Textiles to Whiston and Wright, Palm Studios and Amanda Kelly.