Type
Crossword
Description

An Islamic- inspired motif used in Indian textiles Paisley
A reliquary containing ashes of Buddhist religious figures Stupa
Revolutionized the textile industry allowing complex patterns to be woven such as brocade, damask, and matelasse. Jacquard Loom
A textile weaving process that creates a pattern with a water- stained appearance Ikat
A suspended fixture that burns natural gas for illumination Gasolier
A woodworking joinery technique with wedge- shaped units that interlock with each other Dovetail Joint
Enables a facade to be non- load bearing Curtain Wall
A printed cotton textile, usually with a glazed finish Chintz
Designs that have decorative ornamentation influenced by the Chinese style Chinoiserie
A small all- over patterned (often floral) cotton textile from India Calico
A resist- dyeing process that involves applying wax in a pattern on cloth Batik
A nearly flat sculpture on a surface Bas- Relief
A late 19th- and early 20th- century international style; Designs were inspired by organic forms, flowing curves, and flora Art Nouveau
A decorative surface ornamentation with intertwining vines, flowers, and geometric forms Arabesque

20 textile words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Sheer, voile-like textile ninon
a synthetic polymer fiber that contains at least 85% acrylonitrile. Acrylic
a sewing technique in which fabric shapes, lace or trim, are sewn onto a foundation fabric to create designs. Appliqué
a soft fibre that grows around the seeds o Cotton
denotes a rugged cotton twill textile. Denim
color fabric. There Dyes
decorative needlework Embroidery
The fibers form the structure of the fabric. Felt
garment worker folds up a cut edge, folds it up again, and then sews it down. Hem
Knitting is the Process of inter-looping of yarns or inter-meshing of loops Knitting
The fabric is lightweight openwork fabric, patterned, Lace
fibers woven in a grid-like structure Net
natural protein fiber that can be woven into textiles Silk
protective shield worn on the finger or thumb. Thimble
type of tufted fabric in which the cut threads are very evenly distributed, Velvet
fiber derived from the hair of domesticated animals, usually sheep. Wool
long continuous length of interlocked fibers, Yarn
trimming in clothing and home decorating Trim
is a fine woven fabric or gauze. Tissue
single turn or loop of the thread or yarn in sewing, Stitch

textiles Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

accessfm
batik
bead
bobbin
button
chalk
cotton
dye
embroidery
eye
fabric
felt
kniting
needle
pin
pressure foot
satin
sequin
sewing
sewing machine
sharp
silk
stitch
textiles
thimble
thread
tie-dye
velcro
velor
wax
wool
yarn

Textiles Wordsearch: Hw

Type
Word Search
Description

Specification
Stitching
Applique
Blanket Stitch
Design
Aesthetics
Pattern
Printing
Laminating
Linen
Knitted
Woven
Textiles
Fabric
Monsters
Wool
Material
Puggly
Cotton
Pin
Sewing Machine
Needle
Felt
Leather

Fashionable Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

clothing apparel
hard-wearing trousers made of denim or other cotton fabric, for informal wear jeans
worth a great deal of money valuable
cloth, typically produced by weaving or knitting textile fibers fabric
a woman's purse handbag
the quality of being graceful and stylish in appearance or manner; style elegance
a product applied to the body, especially the face, to improve its appearance cosmetic
a type of product manufactured by a particular company under a particular name. brand
a thing that can be added to something else in order to make it more useful, versatile, or attractive accessory
the particular way that clothing is made or designed style
someone whose job is to wear and show new styles of clothes made by fashion designers mannequin
a style of dress that is popular at a particular time fashion

Furniture Styles and Construction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a twenty-first century furniture style that emphasizes comfort and informality casual style
a twenty-first century furniture style that traces its origins to the lifestyles of rural areas country style
a twenty-first century furniture style in which furniture and fabrics cross over styles and periods eclectic style
furniture made over one hundred years ago in the style popular at the time antiques
highly valued furnishings that are less than one hundred years old but no longer made collectibles
copies of antique originals reproductions
the name given to the furniture designed by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright organic style
the most popular international decorative style in the 1920s and 1930s Art Deco
the style that began as a revolt against historical revival styles art nouveau
an ornamental detail used detail used on furniture legs and other pieces made by rotating wood on a lathe to create a spiral effect turning
an ornamental detail made by carving parallel grooves into the wood fluting

navajo Weaving Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What part of the weaving in stationary? WAFT
THIS WORD DESCRIBES A PLAN TO YOUR LAY OUT, COLOR CHOICES AND SHAPES. DESIGN
WHAT ARE THE DECORATIVE, LOOSE STRANDS TIED IN ON THE EDGE? FRINGE
WE TRY TO BE _______________ TO MAKE A UNIQUE AND PLEASING OUTCOME. CREATIVE
COLORS OR SHAPES THAT REPEAT MAKE THIS. PATTERNS
USING A VARIETY OF THESE MAKES FOR A BRIGHT AND INTERESTING WEAVING. COLORS
THIS FORM OF WEAVING MADE A THREE DEMENSIONAL SHAPE THE TRIBE COULD USE IN WHICH TO STORE SOMETHING BASKET
THESE PERSONS WERE RESPOSIBLE FOR MOST OF HTIS TYPE OF WORK. WOMEN
wE USE THIS FIBEROUS, COTTON MAKETIAL SPUN INTO STRANDS TO WEAVE WITH. YARN
THE FRAME ON WHICH YOU MAKE YOUR WEAVING. LOOM
THE ARTFORM OF USING FIBEROUS MATERIAL, CLOTH, YARN OR THREADS. TEXTILES
A MAT WOVEN FOR THE FLOOR. RUG
A COLORED OR PATTERNED EDGE THAT FRAMES OUT YOUR DESIGN. BORDER
A GROUP OF STRANDS TIED TOGETHER IN A BUNCH. TASSLE

Harlem Renaissance Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

rebirth or revival of intellectual or artistic achievement renaissance
movement to the North Great Migration
Harlem is a section of ____ in New York Manhattan
first theatre to desegregate in New York Lafayette Theatre
whites only club with black performers Cotton Club
the years between WWI and the Great Depression Boom Time
music that originated from African American communities of New Orleans during the 20th century. Jazz
music that originated from the deep South. Vocal/instrumental blues
death by hanging lynching
author who wrote about every problem in the 20th century WEB Du Bois
style of art realism
1930s, brass instruments, medium-fast tempos swing jive
one of the most famous jazz composers duke ellington

Elements & Principles of Design Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This can be geometric, like squares; or organic, like free formed and natural shapes, like mountains. Shape
This is the surface quality of an object texture
What are the two dimensions of color? Value Intensity
These can be horizontal, vertical or diagonal. Lines
This is the light that is reflected off of objects. color
Color, texture, line, shape. elements of design
This refers to the size and shape of furnishings in relation to the overall shape and size of a room. proportion
This is carrying a decorating theme throughout the room or house giving it a pleasing arrangement. Harmony
This refers to making an furnishing appear more important than the others. emphasis
This is the placement of furnishings in a way that gives equal weight to both sides of a central point. balance
This refers to a repeated pattern of color, line, texture, or shape. Rhythm
These are guidelines to combine the elements of design. Principles of design
This is the path the viewer's eye takes through the design, often moving toward a focal point. Movement

Musical Composers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Music reflected earlier modial style. Major/minor tonality. Baroque Composer Monteverdi
Last great English composer until the 19th century Purcell
Virtuoso Violinist, Composed the four seasons vivaldi
Wrote in every Baroque form except opera, generally wrote in polyphonic texture Bach
Italian Operas and English Oratio, Wrote the messiah handel
often called the father of the string quartet and symphony. Inspired by Messiah to write the oratio Creation Haydn
Wrote a huge number of masterpieces including don giovanni and his unfinished requiem mozart
Musical genius of the classical period. beethoven
Master of the art song Schubert
published only piano music, Romantic composer Schumann
Founder of the nocturne. Polish nationalist composer famous for his piano pieces Chopin
Incredible pianist and showman. Created the symphonic poem (tone poem) Liszet
Wrote symphony fantastique. Romantic composer who challenged the norm. berlioz
Music was viewed with suspicion by russian nationalists due to its western influences. Tchaikovski
Romantic composer who reflected classical forms in his music Brahms

Social Studies Civil War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A compromise proposed by Senator Henry Clay where Missouri would be admitted as a slave state and Maine as a free state. Missouri Compromise
States where slavery is legal. Slave State
States where slavery is illegal. Free State
When citizens feel more loyalty toward their state than toward their country. Sectionalism
A popular belief in the 19th century that American citizens should fulfill their destiny by God to spread their democratic rule from sea to shining sea. Manifest Destiny
David Wilmot, a congressman from Pennsylvania, called for this law which banned slavery in any lands won from Mexico. Wilmot Proviso
A new political party that emerged during the 1848 presidential election whose goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories. Free Soil Party
People who wanted to abolish or do away with slavery. Abolitionist
Activists who challenged the existing state of political and social ideas and thoughts. Reformer
The best known African American abolitionist who toured the country talking about the horrors of slavery and started his own abolitionist newspaper called the North Star. Frederick Douglass
This dramatic and fiery editor of abolitionist newspaper (The Liberator), spoke his controversial opinions openly and without apology. William Lloyd Garrison
A network of abolitionists who secretly helped slaves reach freedom in the Northern free-states or Canada. Underground Railroad
An escaped slave who became a "conductor" in the Underground Railroad and helped to free thousands of slaves. Harriet Tubman
A farmer who owns over 20 slaves. Planter
The small percentage of wealthy southern families owning 50 or more slaves were given this title because they made a vast fortune from growing and selling cotton. Cottonocracy
A policy or an attitude that denies equal rights to a certain group of people. Descrimination
To sell a crop for profit instead of being used by the grower. Cash Crops
A Connecticut schoolteacher who invented a machine to remove the seeds from raw cotton. Eli Whitney
An area of the United States referring to cotton plantations which stretched from South Carolina through Alabama and Mississippi to Texas. Cotton Kingdom
An engine "gin" that used two rollers and thin wire teeth to separate the seeds from the cotton fibers. Cotton gin