course length: 70 hours | from MON to FRI, from 9 am to 5 pm
total cost: € 2.130,00 taxes included (course €1.750,00 + accommodation €380,00 at the apartments near Lisio Foundation)
"Jacquard Design and Weaving. Figured fabrics drawn with the weft" course + Lodging
Teacher: Eva Basile
This unit introduces the Jacquard design process: structure of the fabric design, pattern drawing, loom technology, design of figured fabrics, decorative ground weft effects and the specifics of the Lisio loom set-ups. Patterning of the fabric surface in this basic course is achieved using self-patterning ground weft techniques.
Each participant verifies the entire process at the Lisio workshop on one of the 5 hand- operated jacquard looms.
Knowledge of basic weaves and graphic software, basic weaving skills, design skills. Students bring artwork ready for the workshop.