Assignment One: Reflections on feedback

The feedback that I received from my tutor following the submission of assignment one was very encouraging and she has given me some brilliant ideas that I am eager to try out. Some key points that I will need to bear in mind moving forward: Sketches that my tutor picked out as good sources of … Continue reading Assignment One: Reflections on feedback

Assignment One: Drawing Folio Written Reflection

When I first received the course notes I was very excited to get started and found the tasks very intriguing. As I had already visited my local textile archive for a charity project I was particularly looking forward to getting onto Project 2. Unfortunately my health this summer has hampered my progress to an extent … Continue reading Assignment One: Drawing Folio Written Reflection

Research: Artists, designers and companies that employ floral and leaf motifs

The aim of this research is to look at at least three examples from the list of artists below. The focus is on finding examples of their floral or leaf-based work and try to determine why these motifs are so important, dominant or recurring in their work. Elizabeth Blackadder William Morris Marni Zoffany Takashi Murakami … Continue reading Research: Artists, designers and companies that employ floral and leaf motifs