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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 – 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 café 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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Protected: LEVEL 3 – THINKING AHEAD with some ideas for inspiration.

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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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PART 6 – PREPARING FOR ASSESSMENT – samples on cards to send

WOW – I had totally underestimated how long this part would need to do. Haven’t been out of the house for 4 days !! just choosing the right work to make sure there’s a good mix and balance of prep … Continue reading

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New Designers Graduate showcase London 29th June 2014

New Designers – Graduate showcase from the UK’s colleges and universities for Textiles, Fashion & Accessories, Contemporary Applied Arts and Jewellery. Business Design Centre London, 28th June. Having just sent off my last and final assessment for this section I … Continue reading

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