You can wrap up your planning and prep in no time at all with these super links which give you information on working with textiles with children.
Lots of images to support the teaching of meaning behind textile images/stories.
See scenes from the story on the Museum of Readings webpage.
A super interactive Tartan designer. Easy to use and creates a nice sample for you too! Great for topics on Scottish culture, Katie Morag or design work in textiles.
BBC footage showing the process of screen printing a design on to a t-shirt. The creation of the screen is shown, followed by the manual method of using a squeegie to press ink through the screen and on to the t-shirt.
Cutting and tearing different materials to make a 2D collage bird. BBC footage.
Works in partnership with the tartan design site. An example tartan is shown for common Scottish names.
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