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Textiles

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.

Course

Textiles ARTS 1610

Textiles ARTS 1610Textile 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

Prerequisites

  • None

Works

Current Exhibitions

Student Exhibition Fall 2021

  • A showcase of the incredible talent, determination and creativity of our students. All the featured artwork was made this semester by students as coursework in the Art, Art History, and Design Department.
  • image credit: 'Miri the Wolf' by Charis Beaudoin
Student Exhibition Fall 2021 Student Exhibition Fall 2021

Student Exhibition Fall 2021

  • Browse the exhibition at the link below to see drawings, paintings, photography, digital art, graphic design and more. We applaud our students, and invite you to explore the exhibition!
  • image credit: 'Look With Your Eyes Not Your Mouth' by Faith Lapierre
Student Exhibition Fall 2021 Student Exhibition Fall 2021

Areas of Study