Sep 19, 2018  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2018-2019 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2018-2019
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ARTS 106 - Fiber Arts I


3 Credit Hours
This course offers an introduction to a variety of fiber techniques during the fall and spring semesters. The emphasis is on woven structures while stressing design concepts and aesthetic values. Off-loom fiber experiences include, but are not limited to: exploration of natural materials, coiling, Batik, handmade silk paper, fiber collage, feltmaking, painting/designing on textiles, stamping, surface design, stenciling, printing from nature, discharge dyeing and quilting. On-loom fiber experiences include, but are not limited to: pattern weaving, tapestry, double weave techniques, painted warp and weft weaving, dyeing, and woven shibori.

Course Attributes: Creative Perspectives, Fine Arts Old/Transition Core

Levels: Undergraduate


College of Arts & Sciences Art



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