VideoPeggie shows how quilting can be used in the classrooms to help students synthesize comlex ideas, emotions and situations.
Visual & Performing Arts | Explore South Carolina
View these videos for an up-close view of art and artists. This section includes painters, sculptors, graphic arts, photographers and also traditional artistry like basketry and woodworking.
Voices on Cloth: Quilting for the Classroom - Peggie Hartwell | ABC Lessons
Voices on Cloth: The Quilt of Consciousness - Peggie Hartwell | ABC Lessons
VideoPeggie uses quilting to bring out complex ideas centered on social justice & racial discrimination.
Voices on Cloth: The Art of Quilting - Peggie Hartwell | ABC Lessons
VideoPeggie shares her story and how she has used quilting to tell stories.
The Colors of Earth: Making Paint from Plants - Kristy Bishop | ABC Lessons
VideoHumans have been making paints and inks from nature for millennia. Kristy Bishop will demonstrate how to make lake pigments and turn them into paint. A lake is a pigment that has been extracted from a...
The Colors of Earth: Cassava and Clay Resist Dyeing with Indigo - Kristy Bishop | ABC Lessons
VideoUsing cassava (aka yuka or manioc) flour and a clay paste, Kristy Bishop will demonstrate how to apply these mediums to fabric for resist dyeing. Both the cassava and clay can be applied to fabric by...
The Colors of Earth: Indigo Dyeing and its Role in SC - Kristy Bishop | ABC Lessons
VideoIndigo is the rich and beautiful blue dye that comes from the indigo plant. In SC, Indigofera suffruticosa was grown on plantations as a cash crop sold to England during the 18th century. This blue...
Jill Wiseman - Kumihomo | Beads, Baubles and Jewels
VideoEXPIRES: 1/22/2023 Jill Wiseman demonstrates a new Kumihomo technique using beading wire and rattail cord, so that crystals can be added.
Tammy Honamon - Shapes | Beads, Baubles and Jewels
VideoEXPIRES: 1/22/2023 Host Katie Hacker, and Tammy Honamon take viewers through the process of looming with beads to create a bracelet. Looming is one of the many ways a bracelet can be created.
Katie Hacker - Yarn Tassel | Beads, Baubles and Jewels
VideoEXPIRES: 1/22/2023 Host Katie Hacker concludes this special with yarn tassel techniques. Yarn tassels can make for great craft projects for those on the go!
Lindsay Burke - Woven Bracelets | Beads, Baubles and Jewels
VideoEXPIRES: 1/22/2023 Lindsay Burke demonstrates to viewers how to make woven bracelets with metal blanks, which mimic the look of Pendleton wools, or traditional woven Navajo design.