A2: Proj5 – stage 3 – printing and painting on fabric
see also previous exercise, printing and painting experiments for other printing and painting work that I did.
painting and printing onto silk:
painting and printing onto calico:
I concentrated mostly on mono printing using the gelli plate for the printing tests on other fabrics. not all of them worked out, which was to be expected, since not all the fabrics were suitable for printing. the cotton based fabrics worked best. the shiny, slippery fabrics didn’t work very well – they didn’t hold the paint. I left some of the original fabric showing, so I could see what the original fabric was.
a variety of different types of fabric: