Category Archives: RESEARCH AND REFLECTION

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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Protected: Personal learning – experiments and ideas… using whats left behind

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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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Learning log magazine clippings – connected to – CRITICAL REVIEW Mathew Harris

Some magazine cuttings as initial research into the work of Mathew Harris for the critical review.   EMBROIDEERY MAGAZINE May/June 2009 EMBROIDERY MAGAZINE Jan / Feb 2014

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PERSONAL LEARNING – wool felt pictures for gallery

  At the same time that I was working on the Biomimicry assignment I had been asked by a small gallery owner in Cornwall to produce some felt textiles for her caf√© shop/gallery. These are what I produced in response … Continue reading

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Learning log clipping – connected to EXERCISE – Telling a story

Some clippings concerning TEXT IN TEXTILES

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PERSONAL LEARNING – WORKSHOP – Pewter casting day and 2 days Resin casting

At this stage I am not really sure if I can take on the commitment for level 3¬†although I really want to. Two things that make me hesitant. I have not as yet had my work formally assessed and feel … Continue reading

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