Monthly Archives: January 2011

Discussion 3

Ideas about new creative work centred on all working on a piece simultaneously in contrast to working on a piece individually one after the other. Having learned more about each other’s ways of working it seems we feel more confident … Continue reading

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Rabbit Hood 3

Working with the character of the piece Gemma was inspired by textile artefacts and techniques that she may use from time to time but not necessarily within creative work. There is an Egyptian top in the Whitworth Gallery that is … Continue reading

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Boxes 3

Mandy had had an almost gut instinct, strong response to aspects of Helens work on the “Boxes” piece. To Helen the most satisfying response to the boxes was a photograph of a folded piece of satin with an embroidered motif. … Continue reading

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Pony 3

Kiran experienced similar initial response to Gemma with the Pony photograph, it felt important to break into the surface. She soaked the photo in water for quite some time and then worked at it with a scouring pad, rubbing the … Continue reading

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Bridges 3

Helen told the group this exchange had felt like a journey. Helen felt her approach to the piece was similar to Mandy’s, there was some concern of doing the print justice and similarly to the photograph Pony it seemed inaccessible … Continue reading

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Third Exchange

We all reflected on the turns the project and the individual pieces were making; the nature of responsibility and reactions to creativity, and the idea of a brief. We all thought that this project has thrown up some interesting skills … Continue reading

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