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Shover, Edna Mann / Art in costume design: practical suggestions for those interested in art, sewing, history and literature
(1920)

Chapter IV: Greek,   pp. [46]-58 PDF (4.2 MB)


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ART IN COSTUME DESIGN 
                LESSON 4. 
Make a sheet of sketches showing a Greek costume and 
two or more Greek designs. Color at least one design. 
Notice the balance, proportion, and radiation in the 
designs. Make an original design for a summer dress using 
the lines and proportions found in the Greek. Use the 
Greek color combinations. 
Work in cross stitch the Greek fret.' (A) 
Make a Greek costume out of paper or cloth, stencil the 
design. (C) 
Arrange on a sheet bits of modern trimmings, cloth or 
costumes which resemble the Greek. 
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