Fibers + Textiles

This course will introduce students to various materials and processes within the practice of fibers and textiles. Emphasis will be placed on the production of fiber arts within both historical and contemporary art contexts. Students will learn a vast range of textile construction and surface techniques and processes, including weaving, print, dye, stitch, soft sculpture, felting, and embellishment. From braiding to millinery, this course serves as a unique foundation for students interested in learning more about fibers and textiles.