Camera Sketchbook

I started this sketchbook as a bit of a drawing project. My parents and I were going through the attic and we saw this box of cameras. I immediately thought, “this will be the perfect subject for a drawing project”. I made a concertina sketchbook, you can find the video here! This was the perfect…

Thoughts on Lockdown

Lockdown sucked. Not just for me, but for everyone. I felt stuck with being inside all the time and of course not being able to see my friends. This was further exasperated by a break up and the very quick change from being completely independent to being back in the house and obeying someone else’s…

Culture Clash

This was our first group project since starting at Edinburgh University. I thought it was timed perfectly since we all knew each other really well at this point and had something distinctive and individual to add to this project. Our project was simple, design a collection of interior textile samples for a commercial purpose. As…

Digital Designs

Usually, I detest Photoshop as I never achieve what I need to create. However, I am glad to say that I now feel like an expert. I used Photoshop to create realisitc digital designs using a technique called Displacement Maps. This technique will realistically place a design on an irregular surface and a draped pattern…

Digital Collage 

This week, I have learnt about Adobe Photoshop Mix. As part of our Textiles A-level course, we have to learn about the use of photoshop as it is useful in many textile companies and universities. We were also using this app as we are making patterns through the company Spoonflower and this app is a very…