TRADITIONAL PAINTING DESIGN-I (3325905)  

4
Credit
0 + 0 + 4
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
0 + 0 + 0
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
40 + 0 + 60
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Rationale
Textiles have a prominent place in our life. People use textiles for various purposes in different geographic regions and in all climatic conditions. Over a period of time, the designing of textiles developed in the hands of artisans and they enriched fabric and garments. Contemporary textile designs reflect our spirit, our consciousness and the vibrancy of the society in which we live. This is how textile designing has evolved in India. The artisans and craftsmen have played a pivotal role in textile designing since prehistoric times. The vision of the artisan and functional usage of a particular artifact have led to important contributions in the development of artistic designs. Traditional printing & design involves producing printed cloth with the help of traditional method & design. Also there is application that where to use traditional motifs of different ages/era. In addition to that application of sand work, appliqué work & collage are being used. As a textile designer, one should have the knowledge and skills to create useful designs for garments, wall hanging, partitions, curtains, sofa covers, bed covers, etc. This subject provides basic knowledge regarding methods of fabric decoration by the help of different traditional method of printing & design.

Active Learning
The students may also get tips and information on websites using search engines of Google or Yahoo for textile crafts. Some of the sites arei. www.craftsforum.co.uk
ii. www.youtube.com/
iii. www.crazymycrafts.co.uk
iv. www.playcreatelearn.wordpress.com
v. www.thetextileblogspot.in
vi. http://monicaniftian.blogspot.in
vii. www.luckycarpetsandshawls.com
viii. www.creativitycraft.com