Author Archives: Penni Redding

Onto Level 3 and a new blog started

I have had to start a new blog so that I have enough capacity to upload images for the full duration of this level. My apologies for anyone that follows me by email but I would love you to follow … Continue reading

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Assessment results

Well I am very pleased to report back that I have passed Textiles 2 and with a mark that I am very pleased with too. So onwards and upwards to Level 3 Advanced textiles. There are some admin things I … Continue reading

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PERSONAL LEARNING – WORKSHOP – printing play with CAROLE WALLER

A days workshop in her studio playing with screen printing and sublimation printing. Trying out some silks and screen images Transfer image samples Paper collage images ready to print

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PERSONAL LEARNING – WORKSHOP – DEVOREE with DIONNE SWIFT

2 day workshop on Devoree with Dionne Swift at Missingdon Abbey Buckinghamshire. Using thermofax screens to print onto dyed silk velvet – left and right after the process has been completed. So what prints in paste is the part to … Continue reading

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PERSONAL LEARNING – WORKSHOP – Devoree and silk painting with MARY DAY

SILK PAINTING and DEVOREE workshop wit Mary Day at Denham College, Abingdon.

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ARTIST – NATASHER KERR – link to Project 4 – Storytelling with imagery and text

Natasher Kerr – an artist whose work I saw at a Chelsea art show about 20 years ago and liked at the time has only just bounced back into my memory…she would have been a good source of inspiration for … Continue reading

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Personal learning – Boro inspired textile work – for selling exhibtion

For a local art exhibition I created 8 textile works based on mono printed Japanese circles and borrowed the Boro technique of stitching ….very happy to say I sold 4 of the 8 pieces too.

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Personal learning – experiments and ideas… Shibori effect with tissue paper

Completely by accident a bit of fabric had become stained with the dye from cheap tissue paper when I discovered my window had been leaking and the fabric beneath it had become damp…… but it gave me an idea. I … Continue reading

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Experiment – Digital textiles …the results of the weather are in

Whilst studying the digital textiles section I was also thinking off on a tangent about textiles for outside use….many because where I live we have a flag festival for the summer months where houses display flags relating to some local … Continue reading

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