Project 3 Research Point

Project 3 Research Point

This research point was to look at a textiles piece from the home which held significance or interest for you. I examined my uniform hat a lot closer. I’ve worn this thousands of times and never really looked at it properly so this was quite refreshing. I...
Project 3 Stage 6

Project 3 Stage 6

Wow. This was the longest exercise ever. Not only are French knots slow but they are BORING, so when combined with the procrastination they are even slower. I took about 2 months doing this one sample and then ended up not doing any course work for several months...
Project 3 Exercise 5

Project 3 Exercise 5

Back to stitching! Heres Exercise 5 – an exploration into coloured stitches using two primary colours. Again with the brightness! In varying proportions and distances to show the different effects. I made notes of observations on paper and they are included in...
Project 3 Stage 4

Project 3 Stage 4

This stage was all about associating colours with moods or emotions – studying colour psychologically. I’m definitely of the opinion that everyone is different! Where I see muted colours as calming and restful, many see them as depressing! For example...
Project 3 Stage 3

Project 3 Stage 3

Matching colour time: Lots of testing and getting used to the paint mixing… I definitely get a bit better later on! I tried to keep notes but I found it hard to make it so scientific! I tried to at least note the base colours I used. ┬ácamera work flattened out...