Category Archives: MM part5

Part 5 revisited

After my slightly disappointing feedback on part 5 I have decided to try a couple of ideas that I had initially put to the back of my mind and haven’t tried yet. A project like this could (and probably will) … Continue reading

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Tutor feedback – Part 5

Overall Comments Congratulations Julie for completing Mixed Media for Textiles – I hope you can see the progress you have made and appreciate the skills you have developed.  For this assignment you have developed an idea through sample making to … Continue reading

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Project 5, Stage 7 – Reflection

I have enjoyed this part of the course. it was nice to take some of my ideas a little further. I felt that there was a lot of samples I would like to have taken on to finished pieces and … Continue reading

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Project 5, Stage 6 – Prototype / maquette making

    As I moved onto this, the final stage of the making of my project I needed to keep a few things in mind: Everything I did needed to be kept neat, clean and precise. The structures are so … Continue reading

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Part 5, Stage 6 – Prototype / maquette making – planning and trials

To start my development of my seed pod sample into a finished piece I feel I need to do a little more investigation into the possibility of further variations. I absolutely love the original idea particularly the delicate and intricate … Continue reading

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Part 5, Stage 5 – Sorting

In this stage I am to return to my samples made at stage 3 and make decisions about which techniques and materials to take forward into making my final prototype/maquette. The course notes state that ‘This sorting stage is for … Continue reading

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Research trip – Alice Fox’s ‘Findings’ at the knit and stitch show, Alexandra Palace 6th October 2016

I wasn’t going to visit the knitting and stitching show this year, I have visited pretty much every year since the show started and with everything that has been going on lately I felt that I couldn’t really be bothered. … Continue reading

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