USE OF TEXTILES - UPHOLSTERY AND DESIGN AT THE ISLE OF WIGHT STEAM RAILWAY
Designed to support a school trip to Isle of Wight Steam Railway
ART & DESIGN Key Stage 5
Use of textiles, design and upholstery
Informational Resource Only
- this resource is not a planned activity but instead introduces certain capabilities of this venue to assist with specified study areas.
Style, genre and tradition on the Isle of Wight Steam Railway - upholstery
Isle of Wight Steam Railway can tailor a school or college visit to your needs, with regard to the textile, upholstery and design aspects of your course.
Tasks will be dependant on students’ individual needs based on their course outline and intended outcomes or project objectives.
Key Skills Practised
Understanding how the textiles utilised at the Isle of Wight Steam Railway represent style, genre and tradition appropraite to the period of the train’s original use.
Understanding how upholsterers consider form and function of textiles when choosing and utilising fabric for the carriage seats
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This page was last updated on: 01/06/2016