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.
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.
60 Years of Textile Art Inspiration from Honolulu
BY JOSH FELDMAN
@ VOL 28
ON NOV 11, 2016
In 60 Years of Textile Art Inspiration from Honolulu at PechaKucha Night Honolulu Vol. 28, Josh Feldman explores the inspiration for Tori Richard prints and explain why he thinks Honolulu is perhaps the only place where a company like Tori Richard is possible.
Josh is the president and CEO of Tori Richard, Ltd., a resort apparel company founded in Honolulu in 1956. Tori Richard is the largest textile and apparel manufacturer in the state of Hawaii with nearly 200 employees and over 2,000 points of distribution. Tori Richard is unique in that it creates and copyrights 100% of the textile artwork it uses. This is relatively unique in the industry and an area of expertise shared by just a few dozen companies globally.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on April 4th, 2017.