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Stage 1 - FMP begins here

So here I am researching ss16-17 trends for my Final Major Project (FMP), nearly 3 years ago I walked into BCOT feeling lost and incredibly worried about my worth and my future, and as I said here I am about to begin (literally) what I hope to be the best thing I have ever created, excluding my children of course!. 170 more words


Completing the Printed Length // End of Module Review

During the process of creating the printed length with my group, I was able to further consolidate my understanding of screen printing, as well as gaining useful experience in teamwork, working within a short time frame in a busy environment, and working on large-scale print. 570 more words

I have been enjoying my 'make it in design' course this week!!

Just started and completed the first week of ‘Make it in design’. I have enjoyed it and I think the way they teach it is very good. 268 more words


"Common threads is what binds us together" - Jen Deschenes

During wool week in Shetland, my contemporary textiles course was given the opportunity to visit Bonhoga Gallery to view Jen Deschenes ‘Common Threads’ collection. Jen is a textile designer from Whalsay, Shetland who specialises in printed and embroidered textiles. 94 more words

Starting out: Freshers and Drawing and Setting Goals.

First year of university studies (Printed Textiles and Surface Pattern Design BA (Hons)). First critical journal entry. Let’s go! Firstly I’d like to outline my broadest goals for this year: 1,146 more words

Developing Work

A small gallery showing the progression of a drawing into something close to a surface pattern design:

Now to start hand and machine stitching to add some layering and depth… watch this space! 94 more words

Art And Design