Monthly Archives: October 2016

Artist Research – Clarice Cliff

Clarice Cliff is very much a name I have grown up with as her designs are well known and for good reason.  As I have worked on the ideas for my final project I have been looking at bags and … Continue reading

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Theme Book – Part 4 – Ideas and thoughts

Further to my previous posts I am wondering about altering the designs a little from my sketches in Part 3 of this blog – running with the simplied Carpetbag style I question whether to work on an appliqued style back … Continue reading

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Artist Research – Paul Corfield

Paul Corfield is an artist I have discovered through a local art gallery, The Original Art Shop and immediately liked his style of landscape painting.   It is very hard to pinpoint what exactly I like in his work – … Continue reading

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Reflection on Part 4

This is a section of the course I have enjoyed immensely despite difficulties caused by a whiplash injury which slowed my progress down frustratingly.  I found the exercises on the whole really enjoyable although I freely admit to not being … Continue reading

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Tutor Report – Assignment 3

Tutor Report – my own reply to my tutor’s comments where applicable is in italics immediately after the paragraph or comment. Overall Comments  Jane it is evident from your work you have enjoyed this assignment and you demonstrate the beginnings … Continue reading

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Theme Book – Part 3 – Ideas and thoughts

Further to the second part of my blog on my theme book I decided to do some more research on bag shapes particularly concentrating on the era in which the designs of Clarice Cliff were at their peak and this … Continue reading

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Theme book – Part 2 – ideas and thoughts

Further to my first blog on my theme book I was able to explore some ideas with raw edge applique in Part 3 (Project 4, Stage 3) using this mixed media painting – it was based on a photograph I … Continue reading

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