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Distant Stitch Creative Sketchbooks Certificate  Module Two:

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Exploring pattern and surface using alphabets and words as a theme.

Module Two

A is for alphabet. E is for experiment and this is the theme for module 2. The beauty, shape and symbolism of letterforms provide an exciting and easily available resource for design work and pattern making. Techniques covered will include 1. Recycling papers to make exciting surfaces to work on. 2. Making repeat and symmetry patterns. 3. Glue drawing, prints and rubbings 4. Printing letters and words 5. Simple stitched books Inspiration will come from the art works of Will Ashford and Gustav Klimt The module ends with construction of a stitched sketchbook to be filled with letters or words which have personal meaning.
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