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Textiles I
Course: ART277

First Term: 2018 Fall
Lec + Lab   3.0 Credit(s)   6.0 Period(s)   6.0 Load  
Course Type: Academic
Load Formula: T

Description: Introduction to exploration of textile media

MCCCD Official Course Competencies
1. Describe the structure of fabric construction for wool. (I)
2. Identify and describe basketry and interlacing techniques and varied methods to accomplish these. (II)
3. Use stamping and printing to create a style of surface design. (III)
4. Use methods for dyeing fabric. (IV)
5. Describe and use techniques for surface embellishment. (V)
6. Apply manufactured textiles in projects for varied construction methods. (VI)
MCCCD Official Course Outline
I. Structure of Fabric and Techniques Using Wool
   A. Non-woven structures (spinning, felting)
   B. Dyeing
   C. Woven structures
II. Basketry and Interlacing Techniques
   A. Crochet
   B. Coiling
   C. Plaiting
   D. Twining
III. Stamping and Printing for Surface Design
   A. Random pattern
   B. Structured pattern
IV. Dyeing
   A. Shibori
   B. Batik
V. Embellishment
   A. Embroidery
   B. Beading and attached elements
VI. Construction Using Manufactured Textiles
   A. Collage
   B. Quilting
   C. Clothing
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: 4/25/1995

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