If you read my blog regularly, you’ll know that I have been making a series based on reeds and have been photographing some local reeds each month to trace their growth through the year.
Reeds 1 is block printed and painted using found objects with fabric paints on cotton sateen and backed with lutradur. Reeds 2 is screen printed and painted with found objects on cotton sateen, also backed with lutradur. Reeds 3 is transfer printed on polyester voile and screen printed using paper lamination and finally painted with fabric paints using found objects.
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Over the last 18 months or so, I've been working on a series about reeds. I have made three pieces so far, all using fabric paints - block printed, screen printed and painting with found objects.
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds2e.jpg]3740Reeds 1 - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds2a.jpg]3150Reeds 1 - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds2b.jpg]2390Reeds 1 - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds2d.jpg]1980Reeds 1 - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds1a.jpg]1240Reeds 2
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds1c.jpg]1080Reeds 2 - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds1b.jpg]770Reeds 2 - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds1d.jpg]870Reeds 2 - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds3.jpg]1060Reeds 3
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds3b.jpg]1440Reeds 3 - detail
[img src=http://lizplummer.com/blog/wp-content/flagallery/recentwork/thumbs/thumbs_reeds3c.jpg]1690Reeds 3 - detail