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Red Knots

Well the Red Knot installation for the end of year Degree Show is underway at last. Having made a number of revisions to the initial idea I’m now more or less back to the original one! It’s based on the migration of … Continue reading

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Inspired by Klimt

Just spent a great ‘workshop day’ with Angie Hughes being “Inspired by Klimt”. Velvet, foiling and stitching -a very interesting and relaxing day. As you can see it’s not finished yet but it will have to wait, the Red Knots call…. Inspired by Klimt … Continue reading

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Experimenting afternoon

Had a fun afternoon today experimenting with dying yarn, in preparation for my final piece for the Degree show. I’ve been researching the Red Knot bird and one in particular, known as B95 or sometimes called the Moonbird.  This is the basis … Continue reading

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Tea with Matthew Harris

The ‘Fabricformation’ fund raising event ‘Tea with Matthew Harris’ was a big success being a sell out, attended by just over 120 people. Matthew Harris  gave a most interesting talk and slide show, allowing us an insight into his method of … Continue reading

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Matthew Harris talk

I am a member of ‘Fabricformation’, the 3rd year textile and stitch student group at Eastleigh College. As part of our degree we are fundraising for our final degree exhibition and have organised a talk by  Matthew Harris. This will take place at 3pm on … Continue reading

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10 Days Winchester

‘Editions of 10’ was the Badger Press exhibition contribution to 10 Days Winchester and I was lucky enough to have my screen print included in the exhibition. The brief was to use the numeric 10 within the design, to produce … Continue reading

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