Data and Pattern

This project was about finding new ways to collect data and how we can interpret it into new patterns. I thought this was a bit of a weird project at first, (when don’t I?), but it really does make a lot more sense as a nearly third year student. I found myself drawn particularly to…

Face Embroidery

I started this project on Christmas Day 2017. It was the end of a bit of a tragic year for my family, so this project was to avoid a bit of a sad Christmas Day. This embroidery was inspired by a charcoal portrait drawing of my dad. My dad didn’t actually like the drawing, he…

C x L Collaboration

It’s been a couple of weeks since my collaboration with Chloe. This collaboration came about due to Chloe and I being a little bored during this lockdown period. Chloe, the embroidery genius, started an amazing Instagram Live series on basic embroidery stitches. A lot of people joined her sessions, but we were discussing how she…

Chaotic Mood Boards

I am feeling quite accomplished today. I just finished my mood board for my first project and I really like the look of it. I have to tell you that it was a mission in itself because I had a little bit of a creative block, but from the experience, I learnt: The process takes…

Hand-stitched Florals: Tessa Perlow

So today I have spent about six hours on a flower embroidery, I am not sure why or how I even got through it, but it happened! The flowers are actually for a school upcycling project and I used Tessa Perlow as an inspiration. I first came across her when I was looking through Etsy and…