Category Archives: Assignment 3: Reveal & Conceal

Assignment 3 Stage 4 – Part 2

Researching source material. Observing reflections, silhouettes, translucency, structures and grids. Buildings. Using the above photo I’ve isolated, reoriented, resized and distorted reflections from left, right and centre sections. Above right image has already been used in stage 2 Working with … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 Stage 4 – Part 1

Researching source material. Observing reflections, silhouettes, translucency, structures and grids. A windy day.  Even the clouds are blown about and can’t form clusters.  The ferocity of the wind on the sea whips up the sand as the tide recedes. Left: … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 Stage 3

Reviewing materials and processes. Having read through this entire project I’ve found that the lines between each stage are a little blurred.  The workshops I’ve completed in stage 2 encompass some elements from stages 3, 4 and 5. Here we … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 Stage 2: Workshop 8

Working with inkjet printers ….. and other printing techniques. Dragonflies. I scanned some sections of the dragonfly piece I made in workshop 7. These were then re-sized to A4 and printed on to fabric. Top left: standard print on silk … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 Stage 2: Workshop 7

Deconstructing and disintegration. In this workshop we are looking at altering and eroding the surface of various materials.  I did some experimentation with various items before progressing to a finished sample. All items were heated with a heat-gun. Ultra-thick Lutradur … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 Stage 2: Workshop 6

Manipulating Fabric. My samples in this workshop all have cutting, layering, bonding and stitching in common but each has been achieved using a slightly different technique. One of my overriding aims was to use free motion stitching as much as … Continue reading

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A bit of stitchery – pre Workshop 6.

My next workshop involves manipulating fabric so it’s definitely time to practice my free machine stitching.  I have in mind the type of layering and the effects I would like to achieve.  I recently bought another sewing machine, a Singer, … Continue reading

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