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After around 11 hours, we finally completed our 3m repeat length of fabric, as well as one repeat each in our own colour ways.

Our group colour way changed a little after drawing onto our drafting film as we realised that some of the colours that would be overlapping could create a dirty colour when layed on top of each other. 202 more words


Overlay designs to create a new design and a pattern

I recently came across a watercolor painting I did in pinks, blues and yellows. At the time I was trying to paint abstractly. The other day for my InkTober challenge I drew Montauk daisies, which are in bloom in the yard. 137 more words

Patterns/Surface Design

Form follows function

“ It is the pervading law of all things organic and inorganic, of all things physical and metaphysical, of all things human and all things superhuman, of all true manifestations, of all things human and all things superhuman, of all true manifestations of the head, of the heart, of the soul, that life is recognisable in its expression, that form ever follows function. 144 more words


Getting Ready for the CHH Annual Sale

I was gathering together the items I had selected to be in this year’s sale. When it was time for me to pick out a few of my eco print scarves, I came across one that I kept going back to look at. 172 more words

Eco Printing

Project Update!

After spending my time drawing a variety of plants and looking into artists such as Catherine Lewis, print design company Lilly Pulitzer, and Aaron Apsley a botanical watercolour artist. 69 more words


Preparing Screens

I prepared a bunch of screens for deconstructed screen printing. We had the printing session this afternoon and I’ll show you results later.

I did buy a new screen recently and it’s ready to get for dye. 130 more words

Surface Design

Self Initiated Project Proposal

For my first third year project I have created my project to focus around botanical illustration combined with surface design. I want to explore the ideas surrounding traditional botanical illustrations as well as modern surface design, pull similarities from the two and combine these ideas to create some kind of surface pattern. 30 more words