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Catalog 2013-2014

Fiber Arts I

  • Semester: Fall, Spring
  • Course Number: HM230
  • Instructors: Jody Stoddard
  • Credit: 3

Course Description

Wool and other natural fibers invite students to explore technical aspects of fiber arts and the broader cultural influences thereof.  Discussion and supplemental materials may include but are not limited to topics such as plant and animal fiber properties, sources and cultivation of fiber, fiber in history and tradition, economic and social impacts of fiber production and manufacture, and global and local fiber connections.