Monthly Archives: May 2014

PERSONAL LEARNING – EXHIBITION – Footsteps – Carole Waller and Amy Wallace. Part of SIT 2014

FOOTSTEPS – CAROLE WALLER and AMY WALLACE at Corinium Museum Cirencester. As part of Stroud International Textiles SIT Select 2014 – Sunday 25th May 2014 Footsteps 
- A site responsive work from Amy Wallace and Carole Waller “Amy Wallace has … Continue reading

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PERSONAL LEARNING – EXHIBTION – PHANTASMAGORIA – linked to Research Point for Personal Project Research Point

Phantasmagoria – Anthea Walsh (textiles) and Michelle Mary Dawson (glass artist). Corinium Museum in Cirencester I stumbled across this mini exhibition today at the Corinium Museum in Cirencester where I had visited to see some recently installed work by Carol … Continue reading

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PERSONAL PROJECT – OPTION 2 – Site Specific piece – Development of ideas 2

  I am using my blog in a different way for the personal project. Previously I have posted information and details once I had completed the work however for this project, probably due to the scale and complexity of it, … Continue reading

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Assignment 4 – Tutor feedback for part 4 – DIGITAL TEXTILES

Overall Comments This assignment has been a huge learning curve. You have shown great tenacity in understanding and working through the necessary processes and have acquired considerable skills in doing so. There are areas which you recognize need further development … Continue reading

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PERSONAL PROJECT – OPTION 2 – Site Specific piece – Development of ideas 1

Today I have researched suitable papers for part of the substrate for my personal project. Previously I had used some Japanese papers that worked really well with encaustic wax ( but didn’t try the resin) although I didn’t make a … Continue reading

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PART 5 PERSONAL PROJECT – OPTION 2 – A site specific piece – Research Point – How artists use different formats

Brief – Investigate ways in which some contemporary artist use different formats to add significance to their work   HIAO-CHI TSAI – “Corner Explosion” is a site-specific installation in which a corner of the ceiling has been tiled with mirrors.  … Continue reading

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PART 5 PERSONAL PROJECT – OPTION 2 – A site specific piece – initial thoughts……

I have been having a bit of trouble settling on an idea for my personal project. Originally I had intended to carry on with the biominicry idea, which then changed to digital textiles with the previous section. After some proper … Continue reading

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Research for Critical review – book BORO – Rags and Tatters from the Far North of Japan

  As part of my research for the critical review I have ordered and now received a new book from Japan. Boro – Rags And Tatters From The Far North Of Japan Paperback. ( I have a copy of this … Continue reading

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Assignment 3 – Tutor feedback part 3 WORKING FROM MUSEUMS

Overall Comments This is an impressive body of work Penni. There is genuine interest and integrity in your working methods. You have worked steadily through the projects and made good links throughout the assignment. You are naturally inquisitive and show … Continue reading

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