This is my mind map for ideas of what theme I want to chose. I have looked into nature and history which I am interested in. I have now made my mind up and nature is going to be the theme for my final major project.
This is another piece from the ruffle project. I edited the piece to give a brighter contrast and dotted covering.
This effect is inspired by pop art the repeat pattern I really liked from the mixed range of colours. I wanted to concentrate on the hairstyle of the illustration to see what other experiments I wanted to explore.
This is a pencil drawing which I designed from imagination. I used pencil to sketch the drawing out then effected it with felt tips to give a bold colours to the illustration. I also liked to form a texture for the hair with thin point effects from the pen to give a 3-D illusion I did a similar process for the dress.
An illustration inspired by ruffles. For these collections I experimented with shape and texture to see what would work best for my final piece. Victorian inspired ruffle project.
This is a test piece I made with fabrics and haberdashery which I pinned on to the mannequin. I enjoyed this experimentation as I explored a wide range of design ideas and techniques. I mixed different colours together which complimented rather well