course length: 40 hours
total cost: € 750,00
(Study kit with fabrics and pickglass included)
Online Course training
The course will be held in Italian. Clarifications and explanations available also in English language.
From MON 28 March to FRI 1 April, 2022, from 3pm to 6.30pm
SAT 2 April from 2.30am to 7.30pm
From MON 4 to FRI 8 April, 2022, from 3pm to 6.30pm
Plain cloth. Recognition, analysis and cataloguing - Teacher: Eva Basile
Course participants learn how to identify the constituent elements of woven textiles according to the methods proposed by the Centre International d’Etude des Textiles Anciens. Observation of historical samples in varying states of conservation, modern reconstructions and contemporary wovens.
The student receives textile fragments that will be analyzed under the guidance of the teacher. The study kit includes the Lisio Foundation pickglass, the instrument that will be used to observe the samples.
The teacher will show magnified images under the electronic microscope, guiding each student in the discovery of simple weaves such as gros and satin and complex structures such as reps alternatif and velvets.