Learn traditional fiber techniques to support experimental work across all areas of art, artisanry, and design with classes in weaving, surface design, interlacing, dyeing, clothing construction, soft sculpture and more.

Learn to develop and market textile designs using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Topics include building a design from a motif, creating colorways for your print, using scanned artwork to create designs, and texture mapping. Students create a series of print designs and a collection of coordinated prints.  

Start Date

09/04

Meeting Day

Wednesday

End Date

12/11

Faculty

Meg Young

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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This course teaches traditional basket weaving techniques to be applied towards contemporary sculptural explorations. Based on weaving traditions that go back thousands of years, students learn the fundamentals of twining, random weave, and plaiting. Through the use of traditional and non-traditional materials, students learn to use these techniques as a … Read more

Start Date

09/05

Meeting Day

Thursday

End Date

12/12

Faculty

Nathalie Miebach

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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This class teaches a variety of embroidery, needle arts, and stitching techniques and how to apply them to contemporary art making. This involves going past the technique and exploring the conceptual layer of working with textiles and stitching while looking at the heritage and meaning of embroidery’s history and how … Read more

Start Date

09/16

Meeting Day

Mondays

End Date

11/25

Faculty

Joetta Maue

Time

6:30pm–9:30pm

Credits

0

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