This art project is a great on its own or in conjunction with many different academic lessons! Use it as a compliment world history classes.. or to illustrate the concept of symbolism in creative writing classes.
Textiles have been a fundamental part of human existence since the beginning of civilization. Textiles both to protect us from the elements and tell a extravagant narratives.
This download includes:
-A step-by-step tutorial on creating your own perfectly repeated textile pattern, with instructional pictures
- A brief history of textile art and its impact across the world, from the Silk Road to the Industrial Revolution.
-Photo examples of textiles from different cultures (including Africa, North and South America, Europe and Asia)