Rebecca, Lucy and Theresa. Colour Pallets and working in the Dye Lab.

The colour pallet I chose looks like the image to the left. The top horizontal row is for Cordelia, the middle horizontal row is for Regan and the bottom horizontal row is for Goneril. The first vertical row is the primary colour for the overalls, the middle and end vertical rows are options for secondary … Continue reading Rebecca, Lucy and Theresa. Colour Pallets and working in the Dye Lab.

Jess and Bryony. Initial decisions.

The first that had to be decided was how we were going to get the tattoos onto the fabric. We discussed the possibility of many techniques including embroidery, screen printing, fabric painting and sublimation printing and decided that the best option would be sublimation printing. "Dye-sublimation printing is a digital printing technology using full color artwork … Continue reading Jess and Bryony. Initial decisions.

Rebecca, Lucy and Theresa. Developing the Basic Design.

The first thing we had the girls do was to develop the original design they had been given. This included choosing colours and design details. The colours they wanted to do were 3 shades of blue, the lightest for the youngest (Cordelia) to represent her innocence; and the darkest for the eldest (Goneril) to represent … Continue reading Rebecca, Lucy and Theresa. Developing the Basic Design.

Project 203 – King Lear – Introducing the Groups: Bryony and Jess

This group, I feel has the biggest challenge ahead of them. Creating Tattoo body suits not only poses the challenge of how we are going to put the tattoos on the fabric but the tattoos also need to be designed and placed. Jess In no particular order, our first maker in this group is Jess. … Continue reading Project 203 – King Lear – Introducing the Groups: Bryony and Jess

(Needs fur Image)1/3/17 – Charly’s progression – Choosing Fur

Charly excited to find out her design and eager to get started. Previous to finding out her design Charly did extensive research on faux fur samples (add picture). This made it very simple to decide the fur she was going to use and order it quickly. Once Charly and I had come to a conclusion … Continue reading (Needs fur Image)1/3/17 – Charly’s progression – Choosing Fur