Exhibition

Here are the pictures of my final piece in the exhibition space. As there was no space on the walls, I decided to cover a table in an old bed sheet. I begun by ironing the sheet so that the table looks neat and presentable. I positioned the charts where I wanted and begun to […]

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My Pie Charts

Finally, the Pie charts are complete, I tried to create a diverse and dynamic feeling on each chart, demonstrating the things i interactive with on a daily basis. Some more interesting than others, but thats like my daily route, so of it is boring, and sometimes it is fun! From the steps before, I have […]

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Pie Chart Typeface

Using old magazines, which I read on a day to day basis, I collaged titles for each pie chart. It was a very simple and easy process, but has a very effective outcome. The words look bold and energetic, much like half the things I get up to. I tried to keep them in order […]

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Statistics of Me

Here are some of the pie charts made from different materials I come into contact with on a weekly basis. The charts have been constructed to a accurate measurement of how much I spend doing different activities over the course of 1 week. Some straight forwards others a bit more abstract. I used Foam Board […]

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Bookbinding

This book binding workshop, was a very special experience. I have never made or bound a book before and I have had the honour to work with a extremely talented lady, Brenda Freedman, in her spare time she does ¬†freelance embroidery and has been book binding for 17 years. This is part of a ongoing […]

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Heat Press Workshop

In this workshop, I explored heat pressing using polyester fabric and disperse dye. I also used different techniques such as stencils, yarn overlap and painting to create interesting patterns and shapes. I started by cutting out a stencil, wrapping string and painting using a ruler, onto parchment paper. After painting the other pieces of paper […]

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Screen Printing

In my textile class I was exploring methods of printing using fabric. This was a illustration made on illustrator and converted into a screen print. I started by editing the picture to black and white, which was then used to make a stencil, using uv light to transfer the image onto the screen. After, I […]

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