Type
Crossword
Description

The art of drawing with hot wax (5) batik
Famous flax material made in Ireland (5) linen
Sheep's fleece (4) wool
Sharp metal tool used for sewing (6) needle
Made by man (7) manmade
Plastic-based material (9) polyester
Soft pillow (7) cushion
Grows on bushes in USA (6) cotton
The art of fancy sstitching (10) enbroidery
A solid when cold and liquid when hot (3) wax
Bowl-shaped tool used to paint with melted wax (8) tjanting
Plastic-based textile used in tights (5) nylon
Electric or foot-operated tool used to speed up sewing (6, 7) sewing machine
Man-made textile also used for paints (7) acrylic
Shiny, sparkling additions sewn onto garments (7) sequins

Textiles Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

polyester
fleece
cotton
embroidery
scissors
Shears
material
sewing machine
sewing
bobbin
thread
needle
fabric
bondaweb
Stitch

Textile Fibres Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Leather
Merino
Angora
Bamboo
Kapok
Coir
Jute
Flax
Spandex
Polyester
Nylon
Kevlar
Acrylic
Rayon
Hemp
Cotton
Acetate
Wool
Silk

Sewing Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

top stitching
pattern layout
buttons
marking tool
needle
thread
zipper
pattern envelope
preshrink
stay stitching
edge stitching
crosswise grain
lengthwise grain
bias
selvage
pattern pieces
grading
ease
nap
kit
non-woven
woven
acrylic
polyester
synthetic fibers
silk
nylon
linen
cotton
wool

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

Fibres to Fabrics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____________ fibres come from plant and animal sources Natural
plant sources include cotton and ________ Linen
Cotton comes from __________ __________ Cotton plant
Animal sources include ______ and silk wool
linen comes from the ________ plant flax
Manufactured fibres are created from a ____________ of raw materials Mixture
Examples of __________ fibres are viscose and acetate Regenerated
Examples of synthetic fibres are ___________ and acrylic polyester
Cotton grows in ______, moist climates hot
Undesirable properties of cotton are _____________, not very stretchy, burns easily & shrinks Creases
Flax grows in ________, damp climates cool
Wool is the most common ___________ fibre used animal
when wool is cleaned and combed it is called __________ Carding
Wool is used to make household products such as blankets, _____________ and rugs carpets
Silk is produced from a _________________ Silkworm
The worms spin __________ of silk cocoons
Regenerated fibres contain _____________ because they come from plants cellulose
__________ describes the thickness of manufactured fibres Denier
When cotton & polyester are mixed together ____________ is created Polycotton
Printing means applying colour and _________ to one side of the fabric only pattern

Fun with fabrics Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

acrylic
calico
cotton
crepe
damask
denim
felt
fleece
fur
gauze
georgette
goretex
jersey
khaki
knits
lace
leather
linen
mesh
muslin
nylon
oilskin
organza
paisley
polyester
poplin
rayon
sateen
satin
seersucker
silk
suede
taffeta
tartan
terrycloth
tulle
tweed
twill
velour
velvet
voile
wool

Batik Art Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What subject are we studying? Art
The art of decorating with wax and paper Batik
Selected areas of the cloth or paper are blocked out by brushing this liquid over them wax
Batik is a type of ________ method resist
Batik is part of an ancient ____________ in Indonesia. tradition
When using hot wax we need to be very ______________. careful
We are using this colour harmony in our batik artwork analogous
This colour harmony uses a range of tints and shades in a single colour group monochromatic
This colour harmony is where there are 2 colours opposite each other on the colour wheel Complementary
This colour is a secondary colour and to make this colour you need yellow and blue green
This colour often relates to royalty Purple
The colour of love red
This is a warm colour orange
One of the cool colours blue
Colour and line can evoke _______________. emotions
Soft, flowing, curvy lines make us feel ___________. happy
Art is ______________ and _____________________ is art! everything

DT tools and materials Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A common type of plastic acrylic
Man-made wood with layers plywood
Machine tool for making holes in materials pillar drill
Hand tool for cutting curves copingsaw
A temporary method of joining materials screws
Glue used to join two pieces of wood PVA
Glue used to join two pieces of acrylic tensol
Machine used to cut complex shapes and curves fretsaw
Man-made wood created from sawdust MDF
Hand tool for putting nails into wood hammer
Machine used to line bend plastic strip heater
Common softwood pine
Machine used for CAD / CAM laser cutter
Mahogany, beech and oak are all types of what hardwood
Tool for measuring and marking right angles try square
Tool to meaure and draw straight lines steel rule
A way to hold work still clamp
Something you can draw around to get an accurate shape when marking out template

Art Supplies and Tools Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

primer
glaze
chalk
tape
charcoal
paint
clay
scissors
canvas
paper
marker
pen
crayon
pencil
brush
adhesive
glue
pastels
watercolor
Acrylics
tempera

TEXTILES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Name the piece of equipment used to prevent the edge of the fabric from fraying. overlocker
Tool that holds fabric in place while sewing. pins
Tool used to cut fabric. scissors
Tool used to remove stitches when a mistake is made. Quickunpick
The edge at the bottom of a garment is called the ______. hem
A material which has edges that do not fray. felt
Used for making temporary marks on fabric. tailorschalk
Equipment used for pressing a garment. iron
Used for storage of pins. Pincushion
Fabric scissors should only be used to cut ___________. fabric
Used to take body measurements. tapemeasure
Tool used for hand embroidery. needle
A fibre derived from the hair of a domesticated animal, usually sheep. wool
The clear plastic disk which is placed in the bottom of the machine. bobbin
Cotton ____________ easily and will require ironing. creases
When you sew two piece of fabric together, it is called a ______________ seam
Cotton is ____________ to wear and suitable for summer cool
The two reinforced edges of a piece of fabric. selvedge
To ensure stitching does not come undone you need to ___________ backstitch
Occupational Health and __________. safety
The person you are designing for. client
The paragraph which sets up the initial problen for the designer is called the ___________. designbrief