sketches for Approaching Nocturne
Sunday, 10 December 2017
echoing themes from the 'mourning handkerchief' series
not sure about the colour, it was an experiment, I like it better momochrome.
not sure this one works either - not the colour
could be a feminist statement from the 'Subversive Stitch' by Rozsika Parker
nine patch red cross, very quilty in theses colours
storm at sea
storm at sea
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
Drawing in Bed Series
the beginning of the journey
sketches like weavings, tapestries, embroideries.
threads of convergence and divergence
drawing as thinking, process drawing
matrices of thought of pattern, of interrupted pattern
drawing as repetition, drawing as a marker of time
drawing as rhythm
Sunday, 26 November 2017
Drawing in Bed Series .
preparatory sketches for the Approaching Nocturne show.
9 patch pattern number 1. from Malone's, 5500 Quilt Block Designs.
this 9 patch is named: 1896, Simplex Star, Checker Board.
Pattern 1540: named Tit for Tat or Flying Geese.
Pattern 1310, Big Dipper
Saturday, 25 November 2017
Drawing in Bed Series. coloured ground.
started working my way through Game of Thrones while drawing.
another coloured ground
drawing as therapy - this was during radiotherapy
continuing the 4 patch Big Dipper Pattern, number 1310
in 5500 Quilt Block Designs by Maggie Malone (2003).
Drawing in Bed Series.
altering the distance between squares in the skeleton matrix
wider - narrower distance between squares
adding chevrons or mountain shapes into the matrix