Week 10: Finished!

So, I tried something different for me, going for shoulder poofiness. Not sure how I feel about it, turned out kind of messy, because I was trying to use the already existing pleats. I both like and loathe the pattern I came up with. It makes me want to try Spoonflower again. What I do know is that I like the bottom of the jackety thing, there are aspects of this design that I will probs incorporate again. Problems: Over-designed? Skirt length: ungood. Maybe waist definition would have been good.…

Week 10: Setup/Sketch

Man, I really wanted to post this earlier, because I had the main idea sketch, sorta?  But I hadn’t made my fabric yet (the trick this week is that the contestants designed a fabric pattern, got it digitally printed and then used it in their piece) and didn’t want to commit without seeing it. So! Being without the time or money to have fabric printed, I pulled out my screenprint paints and made my own pattern by hand. Here’s some process pictures: And it will work with the basic idea…