Although I have yet to start the textile section of this course, I have been experimenting with silk painting. One thing that I know that I am terrible is creating anything abstract or loosely painted. To challenge myself I decided to try to create an abstract painting that somehow expressed how I was feeling. The … Continue reading A Foray Into The Abstract
Pattern Magic (2010) by Nakamichi, T. Laurence King Publishing I was leant this book and it contains the most amazing patterns. They contain wonderful structural elements such as "craters" and 3D "lumps and bumps". Ideas are taken from "buildings, flowers or trees in nature, tools you use every day, even a person's face." This book really … Continue reading Books: Pattern Magic Nakamichi, T.
As I am still waiting for the course materials to arrive (I admit I am probably overly keen), I decided to make the most of the glorious sunshine and visit Worthing Museum & Art Gallery. I have yet to read through the entire course document online but have looked at the first few sections. I am … Continue reading Worthing Museum & Art Gallery Notes