Swot Analysis

Strengths: Being passionate about printed textiles and learning new skills to develop my work. Printed textiles by hand and digitally. This gives me an advantage over other students who solely work with one medium. Being able to produce fashion designs which work with or without print. Essay writing is an area of the course I…

Textiles support module

During the second semester, I undertook the textiles support module. Printed textiles is one of my strongest areas and with this module we looked at trend boards from WGSN. I selected the trend of Kinship and focused on textures, innovative materials and geometric prints. I researched into multiple textile designers such as Eloise Renouf and…

Denim Outcome

With the first semester hand in complete, I’m now having a break after a lot of hard work. I loved the denim brief for this module and I’m so pleased with how my repeated length turned out. Throughout the module, there were a lot of learning curves such as using stretchy fabric to print on…

First year mentoring

Our first mentoring meeting was on Monday and I found it really enjoyable. I was partnered with Hayley and we spoke to a lovely student called Jenna, she didn’t join ┬áthe course straight from education which she’s found slightly challenging so we were able to offer a lot of guidance of work load and technical…

Thoughts for the year

As part of getting back into the university work cycle, I wrote down my thoughts for the year to help with my personal development. I found this helpful as I like writing my thoughts, feelings and things I need to focus down in order to improve myself further. The responses are below: -What was successful…

Week 4

The week before half term meaning everyone is preparing their equipment for reading week work, I photocopied my book and grabbed some extra paper! On the Monday we looked at motifs and textures from our sketchbooks and drew these as a repeat onto A3 paper. We had to find 20 motifs and 20 textures which…