Type
Crossword
Description

The horizontal threads on a weaving loom. Warp
The other name for horizontal threads on a weaving loom. Woof
The act of creating cloth on a loom. Weaving
The tool used to weave horizontal stitches. Needle
The unfortunate result of too-tight stitches. Hourglass
One of these at the end of each row will prevent the hourglass effect. Loop
The product of weaving. Cloth
Another name for the product of weaving. Fabric
Yet ANOTHER name for the product of weaving. Textiles
ENOUGH already! Another name for weaving but the warp threads DO NOT show. Tapestry
The process of pushing horizontal threads together so that they don't show. It can be done with your fingernails or a fork. Beating
Peruvian tapestry artist famous for his brilliant colors and intricate designs. Maximo Laura
Japanese artist who created Saori weaving. Misao Jo
A style of weaving where anything goes-wild colors, knots, etc. Saori
A type of weaving that does not use a traditional loom. Off Loom
Australian artist who creates enormous circular off-loom woven wall hangings. Tammy Kanat

weaving Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

tabby
pattern
cotton
loom
acrylic
fibers
fringe
knot
skein
yarn
thread
alpaca
angora
wool
weave
weft
warp

9 Week Assessment Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What type of art movement did Piet Mondrian create? Neoplasticism
What type of shapes did he use in his artwork? Rectangles
Where was Piet Mondrian born? Netherlands
What is color? (Another word for color) Hue
How many colors is Monochromatic? One
A tint is when you add ______ to a color. White
A shade is when you add ______ to a color. Black
A tone is when you add ______ to a color. Gray
Red, Blue and yellow are _________ colors. Primary
Orange, green and purple are ___________ colors. Secondary
Blue-Green is an example of _________ colors. Tertiary
Blue/orange, red/green and purple/yellow are ___________ type of colors. Complimentary
The word Kente means ___________. Basket
What type of lines did Piet Mondrian use? (Straight or Curvy) Straight
Blue, green and purple are _______ colors. Cool
Red, Orange and yellow are __________ colors. Warm
A _______ is a structure that holds the weaving together. Loom
Threads that are strung vertically on the loom. Warp
Horizontal threads that pass over and under the warp threads. Weft
Weaving problem when weaving gets skinny due to weaving too tight; its ______ in. drawing
Creature that inspired Kente cloth weaving. Spider
Tribe name that created the Kente cloth. Ashanti
Country where Kente Cloth originated from. Ghana
A mark made by a pointed tool or a moving point. Line
A flat enclosed area that is 2-D. Shapes
Element of art that is the degree of lightness or darkness. Value
Objects that are 3-D and take up space. Forms
Describes the feel of an actual surface. Texture

Embroidery Word Search puzzle

Type
Word Search
Description

skillful designer
fern stitch
basket weave
even weave
choosing colors
quality desgn
designer
throw pillow
embroidery design
business enterprise
handicrafts
bargelo
diagonal stitch
bullion stitch
hoop and frame
sewing kit
pattern
thimble
loose thread
two ply
lazy daisy stitch
chain stitch
cross stitch
Aida cloth
buttonhole stitch
outline stitch
zigzag stitch
stem stitch
back stitch
scissors
threader
thread
needle
pin cushion
satin stitch

Hand - Sewing Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Tool makes it easier to remove stitches along seam seam ripper
These are the best choice for cutting out pattern pieces bent handle shears
Used to measure your body tape measure
Measure long, straight distances with this yardstick
short ruler with adjustable slide seam gauge
used to cut a zigzag edge to minimize fraying pinking shears
Long temporary stitch done by hand or machine baste
small items used in sewing, such as thread, buttons, snaps, ect notions
the line on which the seam is stitched seam line
finished edge of woven fabrics that runs parallel to the lengthwise grain selvage
Secure stitching by ________ the thread at the cut end before stitching and at the end of stitching knotting
very strong stitch used in variety of ways: to repair seams, for topstitching and for hand sewing back stitch
used to prevent flat, raw edges from ravelling or to minimize the bulk of seam allowance when sewing two layers of fabric together by hand overcast stitch
stitch used for either a flat edge or an edge which has been turned under hemming stitch
"invisible" stitch used to connect two folded pieces of fabric or one flat and one folded piece slip stitch
It protects your finger as you sew by hand. thimble
This is threaded and used to sew fabric together. needle
Most thread comes on one of these spool
These are used to hold fabric together before the fabric is sown together either by hand or machine. pins
The "pretty side of the fabric. The part of the fabric with the design to be shown on the outside of the garment. Rightside
this is used to hold the fabric together in a finished garment or craft. thread
The line of stitching holding pieces of fabric together for crafts or clothing. seam
Pass sharp objects to others with the _________ first. handles
Pins and needles should never be placed in your _________. mouth
When no in use scissors should be left __________. closed

fabrics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

what is a stretchy fabric? knitted
A very weak weave satin weave
simplest weave? plainweave
the diagonal grain of a fabric? Bias
another name for fabric web
The fiber material obtained from sheep and certain other animals used in the making of fabric wool
A tool used for interlacing yarn or threads together, to make cloth loom
Threads that run across the lengthwise threads when creating cloth weft
The side of a piece of cloth that is created to prevent the threads from raveling spinning
the direction of the lengthwise and crosswise yarns in a woven fabric grain
Roped threads of spun fibers yarn
The process of forming cloth or fabric on a structure, by interlacing yarn, thread, or other materials weaving
The space that is created when lifting the threads to make cloth shuttle
the bias provides the greatest stretch in _____ fabric
in textiles,____ is the raised surface or nap of a fabric pile
turning yarn into ____ fabric
lengthwise and ______ yarns in a woven fabric crosswise
types of fabrics created using pile weave include terrycloth
types of fabrics created using pile weave include; velveteen
loops can be left ___ uncut

Sewing Tools Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What kind of measuring tool is used for taking body measurement Tape measure
What tool is used to shape the depth of the neckhole and armhole of the pattern French curve
small hard pitted cup worn for protection on the finger that pushes the needle in sewing. Thimble
This tool is used to make fabric flat Iron
Works like a pizza cutter and can be used by left or right-handed sewers Tracing wheel
Has an eye and is used to carry thread through the fabric to make stitches Needle
French curve is used for shaping neckline
It holds the straight pins and needles while-working to prevent accidents pin cushion
It is the cloth used in making garments. Fabrics
It is available in a range of colors and is Removed by brushing Tailors chalk
This is popular in zigzagging or scalloped edge or for seam finishes Pinking shears
It is specifically designed for ripping out stitches from seams, either as a result of an error or during alterations. Seam ripper
It aids in putting the thread to the needle. Hand needle
It is used to make fine lines on fabric. It has an erasing brush at one end. Chalk pencil
It is used in assembling or constructing the parts of the garment. Thread

Aboriginal Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The original people of Canada Aboriginal
the strands in a weave that are horizontal (left to right, right to left) weft
the strands that are wrapped vertically around the loom warp
the wooden structure that you weave on loom
the River People stolo
aboriginal people with mixed First Nations and European ancestors metis
aboriginal people who live in the arctic regions of Canada inuit
the material used in Salish weaving wool
the river Sto:lo settled around fraserriver
preferred food of the Sto:lo salmon
this animal went extinct with the arrival of Hudson Bay Company woolydog
an important tree used for many purposes cedar
the leader of a family siyam

Weaving Fun Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

WEAVER
MASTER
WORKSHOP
GUILD
MENTOR
TEACHER
APRON
BAMBOO
BEATER
BORDER
BRAKE
BREAST BEAM
BROCADE
CHOKE
COLOR
COTTON
CRACKLE
CREPE
CROSS BEAM
DENT
DRAFT
DYE
FABRIC
FELL
FINISHING
FLOAT
FRINGE
GRAPH PAPER
HARNESS
HEDDLE
HERRINGBONE
HOUNDSTOOTH
HUCKABACK
LACE
LAM
LOOM
OVERSHOT
PICK
PIRN
REED
SATIN
SELVAGE
SHAFT
SHUTTLE
SLEY
SWIFT
TABBY
TAPESTRY
TARTAN
TEXTILE
THRUMS
TIE UP
TREADLE
TWILL
WARP
WEFT
WOOL
YARN

Elements and Principles of Art Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An idea about a subject made into artwork for an audience. ART
The basic building blocks/tools to make art. ELEMENTS
The path of a moving point. LINE
This class! VISUAL LITERACY
Artist that made art using lines to speak out against AIDS and drugs in the 1980s. KEITH HARING
Two dimensional enclosed area SHAPE
A wavelength of light. COLOR
Greens, Blues, Purples are considered these kind of colors. COOL COLORS
Yellow, Red, Orange are considered these kinds of colors. WARM COLORS
Colors that are directly across from one another on the color wheel. Complementary colors
Three dimensional geometric figure. Form
What we do with the elements of design. principles of art
Relation of the parts within an artwork, size and scale. Proportion
Using different instances of an art element to create a desired effect. variety
Equalizing the visual weight. BALANCE
Repeating an object or art element. Rhythm
Distances around, between and within an artwork. space
the way your eyes travel over an artwork, repeated elements. movement
Arrangement of elements of art and design. composition
What an artwork is made of. Media
What an artwork is of, actual subject. Subject matter
Overall sense artwork achieves if elements and principles are working together. unity
Art in most basic sense is a form of what? Communication
What provoked the artist into the act of creating art. SUBJECT
Process of forming thoughts about the subject into an artwork. ideation
Your current teacher for Vis Lit's name! Mrs. osborne
Famous artist that used many shapes to make up people's faces. PABLO PICASSO

Elements of Art & Principles of Design Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What the eye sees when light is reflected off an object Color
Another word for color Hue
The lightness and darkness of a color Value
The brightness and dullness of a color intensity
How an artworks looks like it would feel VisualTexture
How the surface of an artwork actually feels TactileTexture
He area in or around an object; positive or negative Space
The part of the artwork that appears closest to the viewer Foreground
The part of the artwork that appears furthest away from the viewer Background
The path of a moving dot; a dot that goes on a walk Line
Space inside an enclosed line; Two-dimensional Shape
Three-dimensional artwork Form
When one part of an artwork is dominant and stands out more than the rest Emphasis
Two opposites next to each other that cause each other to stand out Contrast
The "ingredients" that make up a piece of art Elements
These are created depending on how the elements are arranged by the artist Principles
Equalizing visual components of an artwork; symmetrical or asymmetrical Balance
The size relationships of one object to another in an artwork. Proportion
Using lots of different elements in one artwork Variety
When everything in your artwork works together and has a sense of completeness. Unity
A repetition of shapes or colors in a certain order, over and over. Pattern
The path the viewer's eye takes throughout the artwork. Rhythm