Faculty of Textile Technology
Course: Creativity in Textiles I

Teachers in charge teacher in visual culture Koraljka Kovač Dugandžić, Assoc. Prof. Art.
Mag. edukacije likovne kulture Lea Popinjač, Part-time Lecturer
Study, Module Textile Technology and Engineering - undergraduate, Module Textile and Clothing Design for Industry
Course summary 5 (1+4+0)
Knowledge verification oral exam
Precondition for testing Portfolio
Lecture type lectures, practice
Exercise type workshops
Subject content Textile as a functional aesthetic and social phenomena. The visual characteristics of textile according to the function, material, the technique of creating, visual characteristics of textile patterns. The artistic creative practice develops the artistic skills, the sense for artistic values, the sense about dependence of artistic expression on technique and materials. The progressive research and expressing of a personal artistic identity.
Aim of course During the lectures the student develops the sense about textile as a subject, textile as an artistic phenomena, the structure of an artistic work, about his personality in chosing the artistic values.
Literature necessary for course Different books about artistic work, the history of art, the history of textile and clothing, folclore, nature, design.
Sarah E. Braddock: Techno Textiles: Revolutionary Fabrics for Fashion and Design, Thames & Hudson, 1999.
Bradley Quinn: Textiles Design, Laurence King, 2009
Supplement literature Visiting of fashion shows, exhibitions, museums, textile and clothing industry.