course length: 40 hours
total cost: 750 €
Study Kit included, with fabrics samples, pickglass (if not received before)
Just Online Course training
The course will be held in English. Clarifications and explanations available also in Italian language.
Attendance at the Course Level I “Plain cloth. Recognition, analysis and cataloguing 1”
From MON 14 to FRI 18 June, 2021, from 2.30pm to 6pm
From MON 21 to FRI 25 June, 2021, from 2.30pm to 6pm
SAT 26 from 2pm to 7pm
Figured fabrics. Recognition, analysis and cataloguing 2 - Teacher: Eva Basile
Practical exercises on samples of ancient fabrics and 20th-century reproductions to learn a method of analysis of simple and complex weave structures using such analysis tools as the pick glass, digital microscope and macrophotography.
Students are provided with samples and lecture notes.
Looms for weaving figured cloth: draw loom and Jacquard loom.
Weft effects: liseré, lancé and brocade. Samites and taquetés, lampases and brocatelles, warp-patterned textiles and figured velvets.