Rooftops, railway, rest. Tickets please, train tracks and total standstill. Reading, rain and reports.
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”1778″ img_link_target=”_self”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”1777″ alignment=”right” img_link_target=”_self”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Combining my automatic drawings of objects found in commercial environments. Manual preparation for lino printing. Current research investigates the relationship between capitalism and craft. This piece will be an intervention into the ‘social life’ of objects and using them as the medium to print upon.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]
Automatic drawings of forks. Reflecting on my style; repetition, observation, space, linear.
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A paid opportunity, to design a logo for a charity, arose earlier this month and it is the perfect brief for my style of work.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_single_image image=”1498″ img_link_target=”_self” img_size=”large”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]The charity is based in Macau, China and is called ‘Trinity’; they were looking for a simple, graphic to represent their charity in the future. As […]
We had a group crit last week and Ingrid (mentioned in the previous post) said that she thought my automatic drawings were the strongest. That it looked like I had let go and lost control a little. So with this in mind I felt quite comfortable in the V&A last night drawing from some pieces […]
This past week I have done a couple of sketches of my mushrooms based on the basic formal language of the forms. I looked at colour, pattern and shape. Below is an example of one of them. This one was based on the idea of making spore prints from mushrooms. The gills of mushrooms is […]
My project is in it’s first stage of drawing. I’ve asked people to bring in various shapes and colours of fungi that they see so that I have more of a variety. But here is what I have done so far! Yes, I have been learning about William Morris. These were some quotations I found […]
So yesterday we had to think about how we can progress our work from year one. My lecturers discussed looking at processes and content as a starting point. My main focus was flowers, which ran through all of my final pieces and the dominant process was lino printing. I had an idea that I could […]
My hand-illustrated carnation prints have arrived from moo.com ! (You can see the journey on older posts.) I’m so happy with the quality of them. I have a set of seven and plan to sell them in the Bentalls’ pop-up shop in September. They still need tweaking; I wanted to handwrite my website on […]
I’ve finished ordering my set of sixty postcards ! There will be seven different design thanks to moo.com’s useful option of selecting more than one design. And here is what they will look like: