Textiles

Units of Study

Year 7

Funky Chicken Project

  • Students develop basic skills, preparing and constructing a personalised fabric chicken
  • Focus on safety and accuracy, using a range of hand tools and machines 

Gadget Case

  • Using confectionery wrappers and lamination to construct a carry case for a phone, tablet, etc. 

Year 8

Decorative Techniques

  • A range of enhancement techniques are sampled, incl. tie dye, Batik, fabric paint/crayon and Appliqué 

Graffiti Cushion

  • Students select a range of techniques to design and make a cushion, using Graffiti style as the common theme. They have the opportunity to be bold, creative and individual

Enrichment Opportunities

  • After school workshops throughout the year
  • Involvement in costumes and props for the Academy production