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Course, academic year 2021/2022
History of Textiles Manufacturing and Processing - N148027
Title: Historie výroby a zpracování textilií
Guaranteed by: Department of Chemical Technology of Monument Conservation (148)
Actual: from 2020
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: B148014
For type:  
Additional information: http://Předmět je určen pouze pro studenty studijního programu KROKD
Guarantor: Studničková Jarmila Ing. Bc. Ph.D.
Kadlecová Eliška Ing.
Is interchangeable with: B148014
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ148 (10.10.2013)
This subject introduces students to the development and production of textile materials.
Aim of the course -
Last update: TAJ148 (10.10.2013)

Students will be able to:

  • recognize different techniques for production of handmade textiles from their beginning to present days
  • understand the determination process of textiles formation period.
Literature -
Last update: TAJ148 (10.10.2013)

R:Mary Schoeser: World Textiles - A Concise History, London 2003 - ISBN 0-500-20369-5

R:Jitka Staňková: České lidové tkaniny - technologie lidové výroby, Praha 1989

R:Volkmar Ganzhorn: Der orientalische Tepiche ISBN


A:Jiřina Langhammerová: Pro šikovné ruce, Praha 1975

A:Ernst Flemming: Textile Künste - Weberei/Stickerei/Spitze, Leipzig (antikva)

A:Karl Kasper:Bunter Traum auf geweben Grund, Berlin (antikva)

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ148 (10.10.2013)

STudy materials are available at the teacher.

Teaching methods - Czech
Last update: TAJ148 (30.04.2009)

Studium předmětu probíhá prezentační formou přednášek, doplněných vzorkovou a fotografickou dokumentací.

Requirements to the exam - Czech
Last update: TAJ148 (30.04.2009)

Průběh zkoušky: písemný test + ústní zkouška

Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ148 (10.10.2013)
  • When and how was the first textile made.
  • Material processing - hand spinning, felting, lines production.
  • Techniques with one infinite thread - hand sewing and hand embroidery,
  • Techniques with one infinite thread - knitting without tools, knitting on the reel, knitting on needles, crochet,
  • Techniques with one infinite thread -networking, needle point lace.
  • Techniques with one set of threads - bobbin, macramé, knitting on a frame.
  • Techniques with two sets of threads - production of lace, straps, streamers, weaving on an incomplete frame,
  • Techniques with two sets of threads - weaving on a plate, tablet weaving, binding on a shape,
  • Techniques with two sets of threads - weaving on a frame in the area - kilim, hand-knotted carpets,
  • Techniques with two sets of threads - gobelins and tapestry-making,
  • Techniques with two sets of threads - hand weaving on a loom -
  • Techniques with two sets of threads - the development and gradual mechanization of a loom.
  • Dying with natural dyes, painting on textiles.
  • Hand printing - types of printing and historical development, the ways of printing.

Registration requirements -
Last update: Kučerová Irena Ing. Ph.D. (05.02.2018)

Materials of cultural heritage objects

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2 56
3 / 3 84 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Oral examination 50