Category Archives: Design

Composition and Design – Value

Value is the range of lightness and darkness within a picture. Value is created by a light source that shines on an object creating highlights and shadows. It also illuminates the local or actual color of the subject. Value creates … Continue reading

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Finding Composition and Design in the Tropics

I have been in Florida visiting my mom for the last week. I didn’t have time to do any fiber art but I certainly found a lot of inspiration everywhere I looked. I also found lots of elements of composition … Continue reading

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Composition and Design – Color

I seemed to have missed the Composition and Design post for September but I will just move on to the next element of design, color. I have discussed color many times here especially the year that we had color as … Continue reading

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Some Fall Colour to Inspire You

Fall is here and the trees are turning colour and the fall bl00ms are out. This is the View I have every morning on my way to work The rest of the pictures I will do mostly smaller so as … Continue reading

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Fibrefest, some Demoing at the Fair and a Little Farm Life

I think I have recovered for selling at Fibrefest. It was a good show for me. Consequently I did not get out of my booth much to take pictures. I did get a few shots of my booth. This is … Continue reading

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The Finished Hat and Some Scarves.

I finished the Hat I was teasing you with last week. Now you know what I did with the spike. I also finished this scarf. It has a antique colour wool base and then a thin layer of mixed brown on top … Continue reading

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More, Getting Ready for My Upcoming Show.

My show is coming up fast. It is September 10-11. in Almonte Ontario.  http://mvtm.ca/fibrefest-2016/ I dyed some more silk for scarves. Concentrating on purples. I did get 2 scarves finished. The orange one with the yarn on it that I showed … Continue reading

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