Category Archives: Assignment 2: Colour, Design, Printing & Painting

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Assignment 2: A Reflective Commentary

Again, as with the earlier parts of the course, I’ve enjoyed the challenges set and the discipline in completing exercises which build and develop as the various stages are completed. In project 3 I was particularly happy to finally make … Continue reading

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Project 5 – Review

Do you feel you made a good selection from your drawings to use as source material for your design ideas?  Which interpretations worked best and why? Yes I think I made a good selection to both use and continue to … Continue reading

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Project 5 – Stage 4

A Larger Sample. Here a larger printed sample was the aim using a choice of either a fully developed motif to create a single unit or an extended version of a repeating pattern.  I decided to go with the single … Continue reading

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Project 4 – Stage 3 Supplementary

Back in January when I was working on my designs I speculated what this design would look like extended out and made into an all over swirl. Having now completed my Photoshop course I have taken this piece and repeated … Continue reading

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Project 5 – Silk Painting

Silk painting is optional in the preparation stage of this project and I hadn’t got anything in the way of supplies so I ordered the basics.  When they arrived last week I gave it a go. The sampler here shows … Continue reading

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Project 5 – Supplementary

Colour on Fabric – Marbling. With a view to seeing how coloured paints sit on fabric a friend and I got together to do some fabric marbling for a day.  This was our second attempt and our results improved a … Continue reading

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Project 5 – Stage 3

The requirement here is to experiment and create a dozen or so samples of printing and mark-making using our chosen designs. Left: Rubber backed curtaining (this is the rubber side).  Paint rolled over the background using a cylinder with elastic … Continue reading

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