This survey of textile fundamentals and methods, written by the foremost textile artist of the 20th century, covers hand weaving and the loom, fundamental construction and draft notation, modified and composite weaves, early techniques of thread interlacing, interrelation of fiber and construction, tactile sensibility, and design. 9 color illustrations. 112 black-and-white plates.
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Approaching weaving from a visual and structural perspective, Albers—a Bauhaus School student and teacher who was among the primary forces in achieving recognition for weaving as an art form—surveys ... Read full review
one Weaving Hand
three The Fundamental Constructions
seven Interrelation of Fiher and Construction