Nov 28, 2021  
2020-2021 Lane Community College Catalog 
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ART 266 - Off-Loom Fibers

3 Credit(s)

Traditional and contemporary applications in fiber arts. Provides the opportunity to study non-woven textile processes. The content emphasizes a different focus from term to term, including: 2D and 3D fiber construction; art quilt construction, feltmaking, bookbinding, papermaking, and fabric printing; natural and synthetic dyeing; resist techniques of surface design; and chemical and mechanical techniques to manipulate cloth. Contents and expected learning proficiencies of this course vary from term to term. May be repeated up to 9 total credits.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

1. Discuss historical and contemporary applications of the nonwoven fiber art form.

2. Demonstrate competency/ skill in fundamental techniques.

3. Design and execute original artwork based on the textile processes.

4. Demonstrate a satisfactory level of craftsmanship in the work.

5. Articulate the content of the work with reference to materials and imagery.

6. Be prepared for upper level coursework in this area in a baccalaureate program.

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