TITLE

The Woven Imperative

AUTHOR(S)
Malarcher, Patricia
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Fall2001, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the significance of weaving and surface designs of fabrics. The author discusses the connectivity of weaving and surface design and cites how they both enhances the aesthetic of fabrics by conceptualizing the surface design with weaving and cites how these two concepts developed through technological innovations.
ACCESSION #
31763913

 

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