3D Design: Paper, Textiles and Fashion

Upper School

Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12


Credits: .5

Visual Arts courses are offered at several different levels. Students with a passion for a particular field may register for the same course over multiple semesters.

In this course, students will study paper, textiles, and fashion to design and create 3D projects utilizing art design concepts. Projects in papermaking and paper casting, cardboard relief, the dress in paper and textiles, papier mache, and the deconstructed book, as well as the use of handicraft techniques – weaving, crochet, and knitting, sewing (hand-stitch and sewing-machine) – used to create art, design and fashion statements will be studied. This course will reference historical and contemporary works.