DECKED OUT: FASHION PLAYING CARDS!

I found these fab Fashion cards by Connie Lim! I found them on the internet and they are fierce, surreal and stunning! She is obviously very talented!

Connie Lim 54 Hand Drawn Card Illustrations Inspired by Fashion

Connie Lim

Connie Lim

I love that even the hair, or fabric or headscarf has club or hearts etc included in it in this piece!

Check out her Kickstarter link!

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/connielim/decked-out-fashion-playing-cards

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MY DAY AT UNIVERSITY – DIGITAL PRINT AND SCREEN PRINTING INDUCTION!!

I had such an inspiring and interesting day today at uni. We had to participate in this induction for, from what I can see, our state of the art digital print and screen printing facilities here at UCA Epsom.
After getting to know the basics, we were given a task to create a collage using Photoshop and prints. My group of three came up with this idea…
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Here is our work in progress!
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It was great fun, and we had loads of ideas!  We were primarily looking through the images found in this fab book!
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Here is our final print coming out!!
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We were very pleased with it!
Hhadd some great music to listen to as well…
Purity Ring – Grandloves (album)

We then moved onto the screen printing process!!
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We had to first clean the screens, then cover the screens with UV sensitive solution. We then cut up our positive photograph and placed it underneath the screen and exposed both to the UV light. We then printed through the screen to create our prints using magenta ink!!
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My final outcome!!
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As an experiment, we then printed over the top of the previous groups black screen print with our magenta print!
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Love the results! What a great day!

HELLO EVERYONE!! UPDATE ALERT.

As anyone who reads my blog may know, I exactly blog on a regular basis however much I love it or want to so I thought I would update everyone on what I’ve been posting recently elsewhere…

 

I still am very dedicated to IFB and recently joined the Next Blogger Network… so here are both of my profiles:

My name is oliviajohnson94 on Next Blogger Network

And by IFB profile link is: http://heartifb.com/members/oj94/profile/

My original Tumblr account where I post any work that I’ve done that’s slightly less serio than this blog is: oliviajohnson94.tumblr.com

And my Instagram is: instagram.com/oliviajohnson94 – which I do actually have posted onto my Tumblr!

My Pinterest account is: http://www.pinterest.com/OliviaJohnson94/ where I post strictly images that are related to my Fashion BS course

And my Polyvore account is: http://oliviaemilyjohnson.polyvore.com/

 

I’ve recently created another Tumblr account where I just post ‘stuff’ that I love, that inspires me, that is funny and quotes from my favourite pieces of literature. It’s a bit more fun if you like the sort of blog that is almost purely other people’s images and not being funny, it it makes me sigh with happiness when I look through all of the images so I would highly recommend it!

 

Hope you enjoy 🙂 xx