YEAR OF THE ROOSTER WIP
Actually its a good time for a theme
with chicken and roosters - especially because the year of the
rooster ends 2017. good enough of a reason to have a closer look at
its cool to take the reference -
photography yourself, especially if you have an idea for the theme
and you are guessing which perspectives and viewpoints could be
suitable for the artwork:
the photography of the rooster is the
template for a sketch with pen and paper. the legs are not ideal, so
the perspective of the sketch and the final emboridery will be
the embroidery - template with inkscape:
preview of the embroidery:
which still has some rough edges.
so the flamingo embroidery still
wasn't perfect although the sketches were nice and lively on paper.
but it is sometimes difficult to port the style of the sketches into
the pattern. so here is another try to
get the originally cartoon bird onto textile, without loosing to
much of its appeal.
the original sketch:
and the actual template covering the original idea a bit better:
on a simple t-shirt:
..not perfect, but another step in
the right direction, still needs some work.
visit us on:
digitalized with inkscape: embroidered on
digitalized with inkscape:
embroidered on textile:
WORKSHOPS AND TUTORIALS
...will follow soon.
embroidery templates (CC-BY-SA 3.0):
HAIFASHION is an open platform for textile art and
artists. beside online workshops we offer local textile workshops
espc. for kids and young people.
if you want to support the project
by buying a reproduced original please contact us via email
the reproductions are also unique, individual pieces, all marked
with origin stamp and individual reproduction date.