Category Archives: Part 4
Reading through assignment 4 feedback my tutor suggested I read a blog post by Pere Brauch one of OCA’s own tutors and who also works as a freelance textile designer for Alexander McQueen. My tutor thought I would find the … Continue reading
I have decided to add a second blog as a continuation of the research point 4.1 which concentrated on different contexts for textiles. The first addition to this point is a mixed media work by the textile artist Wendy Moyer … Continue reading
Further to my notes on placing my work and critical reflection of my developed sample I eventually decided to try adding some ‘tentacles’ or ‘roots’ plus a further rosette before taking 5 further photographs in a variety of locations in … Continue reading
Below is a series of images taken from my sketchbook for this part of the course. Most of the course work has concerned Context and analysing composition and hence I have been able to work on general sketchbook work relating … Continue reading
Essay Plan – Exterior influences: What lessons and influences have I gained from the study of other practitioners and how have I implemented these into my own work? What impact has doing this course had on my working practices?
INTRODUCTION Main focus for the essay is the research methodology which ultimately has given me a working model which is logical and concise and of a cyclical nature which will continue to generate new ideas and resolved work and the … Continue reading
Projects 5 and 6 of the course have made the most sense of all of my OCA studies with regards to a working research methodology and the lessons learnt will form the core foundation of all future work. Project 5 … Continue reading