Appalachian Center for Craft

January 2005
Surface Design Journal;Winter2005, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p58
Trade Publication
Presents the art courses offered at the Appalachian Center for Craft at Smithville, Tennessee. Offer by the fibers bachelors of fine arts in Surface Design and Weaving of traditional techniques applied to contemporary design aesthetics; Availability of basic print and dye methods, floor loom weaving and studio safety in introductory classes; Inclusion of studies in weave structure, hand printing, discharge and other dye processes in the intermediate classes; Exploration of repeat-pattern screen-print designing in the advanced surface design course; Teaching system; Educational mission; School background information.


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