Textile design is the art of manipulating the appearance of fabrics and other materials through traditional, stylized, digital and illusory techniques to make a product fashionable. Techniques for textile design include ... More »

Fashion designers perform many tasks including studying current trends and designing clothing. The designers draw out a sketch of the potential pieces before bringing the ideas to life. More »

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Historians recognize Charles Frederick Worth as the first traditional fashion designer. Referred to as the "Father of Haute Couture," Worth pioneered the creation of garments with a unique style tied to a fashion house. ... More »

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Pellon manufactures quilting and sewing materials such as interfacing, batting and fabrics, as well as foam and fiber fill The company is well known for its innovative production of the interfacing material, which is pro... More »

Natural materials for clothing include cotton, leather, wool, fur and fabrics made out of silk or flax. Synthetic materials include polyester, nylon, spandex, acetate and rayon. More »

Stage props can be crafted using a variety of techniques, from two-dimensional painted props that aren't handled to three-dimensional, non-perishable food props that are built with materials that replicate the appearance... More »

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A well-written artist statement contains information about the reason behind the creation of the art, any special techniques or materials used, and the meaning of the art from the viewpoint of the author. The statement i... More »

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