How does this artist select, apply and alter their chosen materials? Overview Cas Holmes is an UK artist who exhibits, teaches and runs projects throughout the world (Axis (2006), and in collaboration with other artists. The statement on her website: “Paint dye, layer and stitch are combined with discarded cloth, paper and found materials to … More Research Point 1: Cas Holmes
Reflection Reflect on what I’ve learned over the duration of the projects; what I’ve gained from observing and developing materials and textiles. The greatest insight I obtained throughout the exercises is how drawing can function as a jumping off point rather than an end-point in itself. Appreciating this intent behind drawing is freeing and allows … More Reflection
The pages of my sketchbook pertaining to this assignment. For reference.
Brief Develop a series of three stitched pieces showing: a sense of repetition, variety of scale and a placement design. Piece #1 Piece #2 Piece #3 Sketchbook All my sketchbook pages relating to this project are here. Choosing Imagery The stitched plastic piece from Exercise 2.3 intrigued me: the serendipitous discovery that the straight lines … More Assignment Two