Click for Entry Project: Change of State
Mixed Media Collage
A mixed media collage layered and printed on upcycled photos of old derelict churches, exploring themes of gender and sexuality.
A sample of different silk painting techniques, using gold Gutta to outline and contain the paint, experimenting with dry, wet, drip, and salt techniques.
Mixed Media Collage
A repurposed baby photo of Kai, with collaged letters from The Sun, well known to publish anti-trans media. The word “Trans” is cut from a piece supporting the bathroom bill.
A lino print of the Transgender Symbol. The design has been repeated underneath to give a 3D look.
The in-between construction process of a bumbag made entirely from upcycled denim, complete with red inner pockets and a contrast nylon zip.
Handprinted paper that has been printed on using a Gelliplate. A lino print has been layered over the top with the etching “T4T”
A lino print of a cartoon-style frog. The design has been repeated underneath to give a 3D look, so you see double.
Textiles: Drawstring Bag
A patchwork gym bag using upcycled denim and a combination of different stitch patterns and raw edges, with recycled drawstring from a shopping bag. A Frog has been screen printed on both the front and back.
Continuous Line Drawing
A set of examples of various images and typography using the continuous line drawing technique.
Non-Binary pride rainbow constructed using upcycled beads and chain, using the hand sewing method, Appliqué.
Firsthand study pencil drawing of an English Bulldog by artist Thaneeya McArdle.
Textiles: Peg Loom Weaving
A peg loom weaving combining different colours and textures of blue and green wool, combined with recycled ribbons, fabric and plastic bags.
Wet Hand Felting
A wet hand felting technique in progress photo. We chose an era and four colours, so I chose the 80s and Pink, White and Blue – The colours within the Transgender Pride Flag.
A multi-layered Silk Painting of a goblin-like “Brain Demon” creature responsible for depression and brain fog (common symptoms of living with ME/CFS)
Firsthand study pencil drawing of a Mexican sugar skull by artist Thaneeya McArdle.
A mixed media collage using upcycled anxiety medication packets and leaflets, with multicoloured thread left frayed and chaotic.
Progress shots of Screen printing using negative space with the Transgender symbol and pink and blue ink that bleeds into each other.
A Pink and Green Checkerboard Trinket Dish made out of air-dry clay and varnished.
Felt landscape of Himeji Castle using the hand sewing method, Appliqué.
Mixed Media Collage & Drawing
A mixed media collage was created in an art therapy session, using colour theory emotions to correlate with our mood. I felt sad, so I chose the colour blue and represented this feeling with a self-portrait.