Category Archives: Project 5

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 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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Project 5 – Stage 2

After my experiments preparing for this project I have chosen the materials here as my main source of mark making for Stage 3. I will also incorporate some background techniques using other media which I hope will enhance my surface … Continue reading

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Project 5 – The death of a nail brush ……. or two !!!

The last few days have been spent painting and printing with different media.  Yesterday I played with my oil based Shiva sticks.  Beautiful colours, wonderful effects and good results.  However, when I came to clean up that was another matter … Continue reading

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