Stage 4 – Raised and structured surface textures

Gathering

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Folding and pleating

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Here the direction of the pleats went one way and then stitched in a different direction.

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Tucking

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The results on this piece were disappointing and needs to be practised further.

http://www.sew4home.com/tips-resources/sewing-tips-tricks/how-make-wave-tucks

Tearing Fraying and slashing

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Quilting

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The quilting above showed the same design with differing results but were extremely effective. This is something definitely to explore.

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quilting that has been slashed (1st picture below)

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Raised shapes

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using complimentary material as raised circle is produced with wadding.

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This second raised shape did not produce the effect needed. Possibly due to colour combination.

 

Moulding

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Wet voile was used with marbles tied into the fabric and let to dry. This left ‘bubbles’ after being unwrapped

other investigations into structure

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this reminds me of a poppy                      Folded fabric fan

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raised shapes to alter the dimension of the fabric

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About huggywitch

I have been doing textiles for a number of years and recently started my degree. I have always had an interest in theatre costume design and this is where my passion lie.
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