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The Pussy Hat: An Intersection Between Needlework, Feminism, And Identity, Tyshaia Z. Earnest, Catherine Armoroso Leslie Ph.D. Apr 2018

The Pussy Hat: An Intersection Between Needlework, Feminism, And Identity, Tyshaia Z. Earnest, Catherine Armoroso Leslie Ph.D.

Undergraduate Research Symposium

On January 21, 2017, over one million individuals participated in the Women’s March on Washington. Media coverage noted the “strong collective visual statement” created by a “sea of bright pink” pussyhats with top corners resembling cat ears (Reuters, 2017, para. 1). Months before, a campaign distributed simple patterns to knit, crochet, or sew these distinctive hats. The making and wearing of pussyhats present an interesting evolution in feminism and the recent phenomenon termed “craftism.” The purpose of this study was to employ Identity Theory to explore the making and wearing of pussyhats as “a weapon of resistance for women ...


Color Blindness: A Creative Exploration Designing For Sight Challenged Individuals, Kendall De Perrier-Lewis, Kimberly Morelli, Martin Kim Apr 2018

Color Blindness: A Creative Exploration Designing For Sight Challenged Individuals, Kendall De Perrier-Lewis, Kimberly Morelli, Martin Kim

Undergraduate Research Symposium

Our goal is to highlight the advantages of those who are affected by color blindness and who are visually impaired by developing a print pattern on constructed garments. Our customer we chose is a young adult male that has a colorblind disorder. The customer is one of ten percent of the male population that is colorblind. Our field research consists of primary and secondary sources. Primary sources consist of: a personal interview with people who are sight challenged by uncovering their needs and accommodations with apparel; reaching out to the sight challenged community and observing their life experience with sight ...


Centennial Alumni Exhibition Ii: Nexts, Ksu School Of Art Gallery Jan 2011

Centennial Alumni Exhibition Ii: Nexts, Ksu School Of Art Gallery

School of Art Galleries Exhibition Catalogs

No abstract provided.


Beyond Fashion: Fiber And Fashion Art By Vincent Quevedo, Vincent Quevedo Jan 2011

Beyond Fashion: Fiber And Fashion Art By Vincent Quevedo, Vincent Quevedo

Kent State University Museum

No abstract provided.


Faces & Mazes: Lia Cook, Ksu School Of Art Gallery Jan 2009

Faces & Mazes: Lia Cook, Ksu School Of Art Gallery

School of Art Galleries Exhibition Catalogs

No abstract provided.


Structures Of Experience: An Exhibition In Response To Robert Smithson At Kent State University, Ksu School Of Art Gallery Jan 2005

Structures Of Experience: An Exhibition In Response To Robert Smithson At Kent State University, Ksu School Of Art Gallery

School of Art Galleries Exhibition Catalogs

No abstract provided.


Transcending Traditions: Ohio Artists In Clay + Fiber, Ksu School Of Art Gallery Jan 1999

Transcending Traditions: Ohio Artists In Clay + Fiber, Ksu School Of Art Gallery

School of Art Galleries Exhibition Catalogs

No abstract provided.


Indonesian Textiles: Indonesian Ikat From The Collection Of John Hunter & Alan Weissberg, Ksu School Of Art Gallery Jan 1995

Indonesian Textiles: Indonesian Ikat From The Collection Of John Hunter & Alan Weissberg, Ksu School Of Art Gallery

School of Art Galleries Exhibition Catalogs

No abstract provided.


Invitational Exhibition: Objects In Clay, Fiber, Glass & Metal, Ksu School Of Art Gallery Jan 1993

Invitational Exhibition: Objects In Clay, Fiber, Glass & Metal, Ksu School Of Art Gallery

School of Art Galleries Exhibition Catalogs

No abstract provided.