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September CHIN TEXTILES OF MYANMAR Presented by Chomporn Dhanesnittaya and Wipawee Tiyawes

September 6th 2017

CHIN TEXTILES OF MYANMAR Presented by Chomporn Dhanesnittaya and Wipawee Tiyawes It was Khun Chomporn’s interest in old beads that led her to Chin textiles which she has collected for more than 20 years. Running out of beads, her dealer showed her the ones he had amongst in a large pile of textiles he identified as those from hill tribes in Myanmar. Chomporn was persuaded to buy some of these even though they were mostly well worn and very dirty. Against the advice of her fellow textile-collector friends and much to ...Continue Reading

Workshop on Southeast Asian - Junction event Silk-Screen Printing Created from Ayutthaya Stencil Patterns by Kwanpoom Vilaival Sunday 13 August 2017 at 3:00 PM

August 10th 2017

TTS Members and Subcribers - Below is information on a SEA-  Junction program  https://bangkok.oneplace.events/activities/workshop-on-silk-screen-printing-created-from-ayutthaya-stencil-patterns-by-kwa#cd-google-map Please note that this courtesy email is sent  by TTS  for  a SEA-Junction progam to all the Society's members and Textile enthusiasts ...Continue Reading

NMV August Monthly Lecture Fashion of the Siamese Royal Court In the 19th Century By Prapassorn Posrithong

August 8th 2017

TTS Members and Subscribers Attached is a National Museum Volunteers announcment of the NMV August Monthly Lecture  Fashion of the Siamese Royal Court In the 19th Century By Prapassorn Posrithong Lecture Details:   Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 • 10:30 am Venue: Friends of the BACC room, 6th floor BACC• National Stadium BTS   Cost: Member THB 100 • Guest THB 200  Sign-up: nmvmonthlyprogram@gmail.com  Siam in the 19th century covers the reigns of King Rama I to King Rama V. I ...Continue Reading

REMINDER- THE JAVANESE BATIK COLLECTION OF KING CHULALONGKORN (r. 1868-1910)

July 10th 2017

This is a Reminder - Saturday, July 15 2017 THE JAVANESE BATIK COLLECTION OF KING CHULALONGKORN (r. 1868-1910) By Sarttarat Muddin, curator and Dale Carolyn Gluckman, senior consultant, Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles Saturday, July 15 2017 During the preliminary research for the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles about a decade ago, the design and curatorial consulting teams were taken into the storerooms of the Inner Court of the Grand Palace under the guidance of the late Professor Smitthi Siribhadra.  Am ...Continue Reading

The Thai Textile Society Newsletter Vol.V, No. 1, Spring 2017

July 5th 2017

Dear Members and Subscribers Attached to this email is The Thai Textile Society Newsletter Vol.V, No. 1, Spring 2017. The newsletter is distributed free to TTS members and subscribers. Personal opinions expressed in this newsletter are strictly those of the authors and are not necessarily endorsed by the Thai Textile Society. In future the newsletter should be available to all website visitors in the hopes of encouraging interest and scholarship in textiles and is the sole property of TTS. Thank you for your su ...Continue Reading

THE JAVANESE BATIK COLLECTION OF KING CHULALONGKORN (r. 1868-1910)

June 27th 2017

Dear Members,  The TTS is pleased to announce a talk by Sarttarat Muddin, Curator and Dale Carolyn Gluckman, senior consultant, of the  Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles,  "THE JAVANESE BATIK COLLECTION  OF KING CHULALONGKORN (r. 1868-1910)"  Saturday 15 July 2017. During the preliminary research for the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles about a decade ago, the design and curatorial consulting teams were taken into the storerooms of the Inner Court of the Grand Palace under the gu ...Continue Reading

Reminder - Saturday 17 June TTS lecture....Sumbanese Textiles: A Personal Perspective

June 15th 2017

 Sumbanese Textiles: A Personal Perspective -  Presented by Olivo Miotto and Tracy Dean Saturday 17 June 2017 at 10 am   The Indonesian island of Sumba is well-known for its ancient traditions, its surfing beaches and, most of all, its flamboyant handmade textiles. Sumbanese textiles are used as clothing, in ceremonies and as valuables for exchange. Most importantly, they accompany the dead as wealth for the afterlife, and they provide heirloom for descendants. Sumbanese ikat weaving, especially w ...Continue Reading

Saturday, 17 June 2017 - Sumbanese Textiles: A Personal Perspective

June 9th 2017

Sumbanese Textiles: A Personal Perspective Presented by Olivo Miotto and Tracy Dean Saturday, 17 June 2017 The Indonesian island of Sumba is well-known for its ancient traditions, its surfing beaches and, most of all, its flamboyant handmade textiles. Sumbanese textiles are used as clothing, in ceremonies and as valuables for exchange. Most importantly, they accompany the dead as wealth for the afterlife, and they provide heirloom for descendants. Sumbanese ikat weaving, especially when executed with traditional mat ...Continue Reading

JUNE Lecture - Sumbanese Textiles: A Personal Perspective

May 29th 2017

Saturday, 17 June 2017 Dear Members and  Subscribers;  The Society is pleased to announce on Saturday, 17 June 2017  a lecture presentation by Olivo Miotto and Tracy Dean - Sumbanese Textiles: A Personal Perspective.   Below are the details of this event: The Indonesian island of Sumba is well-known for its ancient traditions, its surfing beaches and, most of all, its flamboyant handmade textiles. Sumbanese textiles are used as clothing, in ceremonies and as valuables for exch ...Continue Reading

NMV Textile Event - TIE & DYE/BANDHNI WORKSHOP with Anita Bose

May 26th 2017

NMV Textile Event  - TIE & DYE/BANDHNI WORKSHOP with  Anita Bose  DATE – JUNE 14/15/16.   TIME-MORNING 9:30-12:30. VENUE- DS TOWER 1. SUKHUMVIT.SOI -39  Bangkok Thailand BANDHNI / TIE DYE is a very old textile art from Ancient India.   Rajasthan and Gujrat are famous for this art at the age of Harappa Civilization.  Inside the Ajanta Caves, Buddhist artists painted female figures who wore BANDHI DRESS.  This art is famous for its vibrant color mixing and beaut ...Continue Reading
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