Print

I love print designs and screen printing in my Wednesday textile support module. I have developed new skills and learn new techniques in order to develop my work such as researching adding multiple inks to the screen creating a marbling effect and using paper to block certain areas of the screen. I have really enjoyed…

Completed garment!

Last week I finally finished my top ready for the fashion show! I’m really proud of my top as it is wearable and features fashionable features such as fluted and elasticated sleeves. At the start of the project I didn’t enjoy it that much, I struggled with the drawing and translating conceptual ideas into wearable…

Areas to develop

By the start of the second year I would like to develop on the following areas: Photoshop Skills: I believe that I am good at Photoshop however I have not used it n a few months and therefore I will need to continue to use it over the summer. I also believe there is always…

Group Print

The As part of the fabric we are using for our garments, we were put into groups and we designed a screen to use for printing a design onto fabric. I had never produced any textiles or fashion work as a group so this was a new experience which I enjoyed as a collaborative piece….

Producing a garment

I am currently producing a garment which will be sent down the runway in our fashion show on the 20th of May! I designed the garment from my conceptual ideas which I then developed into wearable items of clothing and chose the garment I wanted to produce. I chose to design a top with elongated…

Time management

Time management is very important at university, we are expected to do as much work outside of uni as we do there. This means prioritising work and other commitments therefore I have produced a weekly plan of how I try to organise my time: My time plan varies each week depending how busy I am…

Personal development plan

As the first year of my course is coming to an end, I am going to write a development plan for my future and review how I think the year has gone. Why I chose the course: I chose to study at Colchester school of art because many fashion courses want the students to specialise…