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Tutor Report – Assignment 2

Tutor Report – my own reply to my tutor’s comments where applicable is in italics immediately after the paragraph or comment. Overall Comments Jane you demonstrate your commitment and enthusiasm in the body of work you have created for this … Continue reading

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Summary of reflections of Part 2

Overall I thoroughly enjoyed this whole part of the course and the exercises involved. I did find it frustrating at times with the colour mixing as trying to match colours to a fabric or actual object is not as easy … Continue reading

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Project 5: Painting and printing: Stages 1 -4

For this project the task was to put design ideas into practice by painting and printing them but remembering thee fact that are other ways of expressing design too as has already been demonstrated by using stitch.   This I … Continue reading

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Project 4: Stage 3: Selecting from your drawings & Stage 4: Developing design ideas

STAGE 3:  SELECTING FROM YOUR DRAWINGS The purpose of this stage was to learn to select from my drawings in order to develop designs. Firstly I spent time choosing some drawings or fragments of drawings which I felt had the … Continue reading

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Project 4: Stage 2 – Looking for shapes and drawing

The idea of this stage was to find different arrangements of shapes within resource images.  I have done this before during a quilting course and find this fascinating – you can have an overall image of something very beautiful and … Continue reading

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Project 4 – Developing Design Ideas: Stage 1 – Introduction and Preparation

The purpose of this project is to try to develop an eye for design and the simple basis for this relies on the spacing of objects and lines within a space and making objects ‘move’. In this first stage I … Continue reading

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Part 2: Research point – a textile piece at home

For this research point I am asked to look at a textile piece I have at home with family associations. The piece I have chosen is the above chair – a Louis IX’th style reproduction chair with Jacobean embroidered seat, … Continue reading

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