Some of the techniques may include batik, shibori, as well as various surface techniques such as block-printing, stenciling, marbling, and painting.
After learning a variety of techniques and design concepts the student is expected to design, dye and construct a final project.
The course is recommended for all art majors but can serve as an introductory design course for all students.
This course is not recommended for pregnant or nursing women.
Textiles ARTS 1610
Textile Design/Fibers is a studio course designed to introduce the student to a variety of surface and dyeing techniques with the emphasis on design concepts, in both 2- and 3-dimensions. Historical context of the techniques are discussed and practices of craftsman are emphasized.
Studio: 6 hours
FAS/CINATION: work form the Fine Art Seminar
- The show includes a wide range of work; photography, painting, sculpture, and digital art. Artists with work in FAS/CINATION include Cynder Carroll-Coates, Chris Diani, Oliver Mourato, Michelle Peters, Danielle Scaramuzzi, and Thomas Williams. The Fine Art Seminar capstone course is taught by Department Chair and Prof. Mazin Adam.
Student Exhibition Spring 2021
- A showcase of the incredible talent and success of our students in their exploration and execution of art. All the featured artwork was made this semester by students enrolled in Art, Art History, and Design courses.
- image credit: Zairelis Lopez