Hand-blockprinted Textiles: Phyllis Barron and Dorothy Larcher

Back to learning resource

 
 
   Theme Title   Hand-blockprinted Textiles: Phyllis Barron and Dorothy Larcher    
   Context   Higher Education Further Education   
   Description of Use   To get the most from this resource it should be followed through section by section in the order given under contents.   
   Difficulty   Easy   
   Intended End User Role   Learner Undergraduate Foundation   
   Interactivity Level   Low   
   Interactivity Type   Expositive   
   Language   English en-UK   
   Learning Resource Type   Narrative Text Image   
   Typical Age Range   16+   
   Typical Learning Time   +75 minutes   
   Author   Barley Roscoe   
   Banner   ceramics.jpg   
   Contributor   Digital Photography by David Westwood   
   Description   This resource is a guide to the printed, painted and resist-dyed textiles held in the Crafts Study Centre collection at the Surrey Institute of Art & Design, University College, Farnham. It contains 170 images and concentrates on the work of Phyllis Barron (1890-1964) and Dorothy Larcher (1882-1952), two of the leading hand-blockprinters of textiles working in Britain in the 1920s and 30s. The Centre has the largest holding of their work in a public collection. A source of inspiration for many today, Barron and Larchers textiles are looked at in detail, major commissions highlighted and the role played by galleries and exhibitions in promoting their work discussed.   
   External URL Link   tm/index.php?theme_id=cscu3   
   Theme ID   cscu3   
   Language   English en-UK   
   Location   Painswick Gloucestershire England London St. Pancras    
   Period   20th century 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s    
   Publisher   VADS   
   Resource Type   Narrative Text Image   
   Rights   © The rights of Barley Roscoe to be identified as the author of this work have been asserted by her in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988/Crafts Study Centre   
   Source   Crafts Study Centre   
   Subject Keywords   Phyllis Barron Dorothy Larcher Joyce Clissold Enid Marx Susan Bosence Sally Greaves-Lord Linda Brassington Diana Harrison Eve Simmonds Muriel Rose Robin Tanner Ethel Mairet Detmar Blow Duke of Westminster Flying Cloud Girton College Red Rose Guild Little Gallery Three Shields Gallery Newhandworkers Gallery Indigo Galled iron Ungalled iron Cutched rust Muriate of tin Stitch-resist Hand-blockprinted Wax-resist Paste-resist   
   Subtitle   Guide to Printed Textiles in the Crafts Study Centre   

 

 

about     contact     terms of use     image credits     © 2016