Been busy making new handmade papers for some new fine artwork. Here’s a photo of them and the stencil’s (lower left corner of the photo) that I used to make the patterns on my hand dyed papers. 39 more words
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When I come across (mainly) Americans wondering why on earth anyone ‘wants to’ pay $20 for an Indy pattern, or spend time and trouble tracing a pattern from a spaghetti-junction of lines, or tediously match and tape dozens of sheets of paper, it makes… 906 more words
Welcome to Ricky’s Thoughts on Commercially Available Patterns (which are generally pretty dreadful)!
On Monday (21/09/15) I gave a talk on making menswear from patterns to the Dressmakers Social here in Brighton.
Here’s the section on patterns.
First, A brief history of the paper pattern. 831 more words