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November 12, 2018
Figured panels handwoven on a digital jacquard loom
Practical course during which figured panels are designed and subsequently hand-woven on a digital Jacquard loom.
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July 16, 2018
Basic weaving on the heddle frame loom
A course for learning the basics of weaving and how to weave ‘samplers’ on pre-prepared 4-to-8 heddle looms, to manage tensioning, shrinkage and shuttles, to repair broken threads and defects in the weave, to create impeccable selvedges.
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July 09, 2018
Designing today's textiles with historical Jacquard techniques
Representative samples of historical Jacquard techniques such as lampas, tacqueté, samitum are observed and analyzed. The number and function of warp and wefts series are identified, weave superimposition theory introduced and the drafting of complex weave structures practiced.
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1524124844 broccato agnolo 3000
July 02, 2018
Historical techniques and technologies from basic weaves to brocade and other weft effects
Intensive practical course during which weave structures studied during "textile analysis courses" are woven using a range of looms and visualization methods for participants to better comprehend the connection between weave annotation, analysis and loom technology.
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June 27, 2018
Natural colours for textile restoration
Starting from historically-used dye plants (pre-extracted) and dyeing raw wool, silk and cotton yarns, students will create colour cards for use in identification and restoration of ancient textiles.
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June 15, 2018
Shibori technique for wearable art
The course covers traditional Shibori techniques for tie-dye, stitch-dye, fold-dye, pole wrap-dye, etc. as well as three-dimensional effects, appropriate for creation of garments having great impact and artistic interest.
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June 14, 2018
Gold embroidery: purl thread
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June 11, 2018
Introduction to jacquard weaving: drawing with the weft
Basic course to introduce participants to the Jacquard design process, to loom technology and the specifics of the Lisio loom set-ups.
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May 21, 2018
Introduction to Raised Embroidery - Stumpwork
Basic course to learn Stumpwork embroidery: to work padding, applied fabrics (appliqué) and needlelace, as well as a few raised and surface embroidery stitches.
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May 10, 2018
Designing your dream bag
During the three days workshop, participants design and weave custom fabric for their personal creations on Lisio’s digital Jacquard loom. The workshop is open to weavers and designers.
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May 07, 2018
Carpet. Basic notions of conservation and restoration 2
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April 09, 2018
Tapestry. Basic notions of conservation and restoration 1
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March 26, 2018
Carpet. Basic notion of conservation and restoration 1
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March 19, 2018
Patterned cloth
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March 01, 2018
Bobbin lace. Recognition, Study and Cataloguing
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February 12, 2018
Tapestry. Elements of weaving 2
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February 05, 2018
Carpet. Elements of weaving 2
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January 22, 2018
Tapestry. Elements of weaving 1
Notions of history, use and technique relating to tapestry-making.
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January 15, 2018
Carpet. Elements of weaving 1
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