Mark Timmins examines how St. Ives in Cronwall has influenced his textile design.
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BY REBEKA RUBIO
@ VOL 1
ON APR 11, 2013
Rebeka Rubio presents us her Designer's Guide. She shares some of her best work with us, and talks about the problems she had throughout creating them. She has had struggle to get to the point where she currently is, and offers tips to designers to avoid common mistakes. (in Spanish)
Textile-Reinforced Concrete: Material of the Future
BY KEVIN PIDUN
@ VOL 20
ON NOV 20, 2013
When you hear the words "concrete" and "textiles," you think of bunkers, gray urbanity, and bleak high-rise structures. Kevin Pidun of Lehrstuhl für Plastik shows us that textile-reinforced concrete opens a new universe of surprising uses and forms for this gray material.
"Presentation of the Day" on September 3, 2014.
Cutalogue of Textiles
Sara Oka is Curator of Textiles at the Honolulu Museum of Arts. Before working at the museum, she taught art and bookbinding at various institutions and coordinated public art programming for the Mayor’s Office of Culture and the Arts. She talks about the inventory of her collection of textiles from all around the world. She shows pictures of different types of clothes and designs on them, from different parts of the world.
From Humble Beginnings: The Brazos Spinners & Weavers Guild and INTERSECTIONS Textile Learning Center & Gallery
BY HELEN DEWOLF
@ VOL 5
ON DEC 01, 2015
Kay McWilliams and Helen Dewolf will take you from our beginnings more than 35 years ago to the present. We will introduce you to a group of textile and fiber enthusiasts and artisans who share a passion for all things fiber. We will give you a glimpse of the future of where that passion is leading. Take that trip with us and let share our enthusiasm for the hand-crafted works produced by local artisans.
There And Back Again: A Designer's Tale
BY MELISSA KRYSTOFIAK
@ VOL 26
ON SEP 29, 2016
"LA was just not the place for me anymore, so I packed up my stuff and moved home to Edmonton. But I had this flashly resume, so where would I fit in?"
In "There And Back Again: A Designer's Tale", from PechaKucha Night Edmonton Vol.26, designer Melissa Krystofiak's career has taken her behind the scenes of some Hollywood's biggest movies. In this presentation, she shares how her experiences working in different design discliplines has shaped her ideas about work, community and creativity.
Conversation Prints: Artful Dialogues about Reproductive Rights
BY DARCY FALK
@ VOL 3
ON DEC 08, 2016
"Conversation print" is the industry term for fabric prints that re not floral or geometric. Darcy Falk talks about her project that moves beyond prints that featuring golf clubs and kitchen appliances. She is developing garments using vintage patterns and unique fabric that sparks conversations about topics that we don't usually talk about at the dinner table. The result is conversation prints that stimulate artful dialog about reproductive rights.