I have decided to research into textile designers because I don’t really know many, which I will need to research to inform my work even more. Craig Fellows is the first one that jumped out at me. He is an award-winning textile print designer with a passion for colour and illustration. He likes to combine […]
http://abigailhalpin.tumblr.com/ Searching pictures of monsters and I came across this illustrator, whose work consists of some very cute characters and comics. I wont be using this to inform my project but It does open up some ideas for a home project that I have had in mind for a while…hmmm. http://www.theodesign.com/halloween13/water_index.html http://www.theodesign.com/mar/mar_index.html
The next session, after playing around manipulating calico, was drawing. We were shown a easy and quick way of drawing a figure for fashion drawing. This I found was helpful because I could spend most of my time on my designs for my garment. Though I wish I had produced more… I used pictures of […]
So today I’m college I started doing experiments for my surface pattern brief that I chose…I sandwiched pieces of paper, string, fabric etc…in bubble wrap and clean film. I then ironed it flat using an iron and grease proof paper, so that it didn’t stick. I also did some tie dying as you can see […]
So next I have to make the skirt part of the dress. Before I can cut and see this though, I’m going to cut out different coloured squares of felt, which will be sewn together…to make one big patchwork piece. Fun (;
Finished the top of the dress today (: !! Excited to finish…
Heyya, this is my first attempt at drawing with a sewing machine. Happy (late) valentines !! Hope you all had as great a day as mine was (:
I’m making another dress xD It’s bright and multi coloured. Also decided to use felt because I like the texture. So yeah, that’s all I’m doing for today but it’s looking okay so far !!
I attached the wings to the dress by hand sewing around the edges roughly. First I wanted to attatch the wings with straps like a bag, but desired I wanted them to blend in more.