Precious Per Square Inch

Silk textiles created during summer 2016’s Fibers in Florence program will be featured in the LaVerne Krause Gallery among other pieces by the individual student participants. Fibers in Florence is a summer session program lead by Emeritus professor Barbara Setsu Pickett that takes students to the Foundation Lisio in Florence, Italy for an intensive 3-week studio course in Jacquard design and silk weaving. Renowned Jacquard expert Eva Basile teaches fabric analysis and the design process, from initial sketch to woven fabric.

Lydia Bales
Cara Murray
Barbara Pickett
Anna Post
Emily Stark