Final Collage Exercise

Exercise 2.5

This exercise called for “a series of simple stripe or spot designs in repeat using the techniques you’ve discovered in Part Two.” These are all A5 size collages, in order of preference, beginning with my least favorite.

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paper, white ink applied w/sponge

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paper, ink applied with homemade stamp

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paper, ink

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newspaper, paper inked with homemade stamp, yarn

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paper, ink applied with homemade stamp

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paper, marker, ink applied with homemade stamp

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paper, thread

Exercise 2.5 prep

The last collage assignment is Stripes and Spots, so I’ve been looking at images for inspiration:

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The assignment says to “select some of your strongest collage drawings to develop your design ideas.”

These are the collages that I feel are strongest:

Part Two, Exercise 2.3

Part Two, Exercise 2.3

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I also think this work I did for the Sketchbook Development Course could come into play:

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You can see how these sketches developed from the photo of umbrellas in the crosswalk at the top of this post!

Now to get some input from my tutor before moving forward…