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Fiber, Textile, and Weaving Arts

International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) Annual Conference Proceedings

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Teaching Design Research Through Practice: A Pilot Study For Collaborative Exploration, Chelsea Bell, Li-Fen Anny Chang, Marian O'Rourke-Kaplan, Janie Stidham, Charles Edward Freeman, Lisa Mcroberts, Melanie Carrico, Linda Ohrn-Mcdaniel Jan 2013

Teaching Design Research Through Practice: A Pilot Study For Collaborative Exploration, Chelsea Bell, Li-Fen Anny Chang, Marian O'Rourke-Kaplan, Janie Stidham, Charles Edward Freeman, Lisa Mcroberts, Melanie Carrico, Linda Ohrn-Mcdaniel

International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) Annual Conference Proceedings

As design educators, we experience tension between devoting the precious little time we have in class to educating our students in ways of making (i.e., skills in sewing and patternmaking) and ways of thinking (i.e. design ideation, creativity, etc.).


Fashion Meets Architecture: Inspiration Interchangea Collaborative Project For Apparel Design And Interior Design, Mary Simpson, Greta Buehrle Jan 2013

Fashion Meets Architecture: Inspiration Interchangea Collaborative Project For Apparel Design And Interior Design, Mary Simpson, Greta Buehrle

International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) Annual Conference Proceedings

Research has shown early exposure to interdisciplinary activities may contribute to a professional’s appreciation of perspectives from diverse fields. This exposure is the founding principle behind a collaborative project developed for sophomore-level apparel design (AD) and interior (ID) design students. This presentation highlights the objectives, method, and outcomes of the project, and addresses the future of this collaboration. This presentation will be a foundation for discussion of the possibilities, challenges, and progression of interdisciplinary projects.