Asian Textiles: Lecture

Jamie Root [ view artist bio ]

Asian Textiles: Lecture

 

Appreciating Asian cultures and their long history of weaving, dyeing, and fabric design, Jamie will introduce students to the textiles of Japan, China, and Southeast Asia.  Students will see slides and examples of fabric from these countries.

 

This program is also offered as a 45 minute hands on workshop and a 2-3 Day Residency.   

 

To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at booknow@kcya.org.

 

 

 

 

 

Grade Levels: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

Fees: $110 for 1 workshop; $95 each, for 2 or more workshops on the same day / The break between workshops must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate.

Maximum Audience Size: 30

Availability: Year-round

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Teachers' Guide: Asian Textiles_TPG

Requirements: large table; screen

Standards: 1.1 1.1 Knows how a culture's art works and artifacts reflect its values and beliefs.1.3 1.3 Knows how people define and use resources.1.5 1.5 Knows how people depend on, adapt to and change their physical settings.1.9 1.9 Understands that many skills can be practiced until they become automatic, and that if the right skills are practiced, performance may improve.4.3 4.3 Knows how places and regions serve as cultural symbols.4.4 4.4 Knows the ways in which culture influences the perception of places and regions (e.g., religion and other belief systems, language and tradition; perceptions of beautiful or valuable).7.4 7.4 Uses nonverbal communication such as eye contact, body position and voice tone effectively.7.6 7.6 Concentrates mental and physical energies.11.1 & 15.1



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