Information File: Week 14/15

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These pieces of jewellery are what I was given from the Museum Collection. They are made from manipulated plastic that has been recycled. It instantly reminded me of plumbing pipes because of the way it bends and the silver accents. It also made me think of extravagant jewellery, worn by people who are 'great'.

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Above - Image of Cher from late 70's. I liked this image because of her glamorous, extravagant dress, combined with the attitude in the picture. It reminded me of part of my quote i was given, 'Do you wish to be great? Then begin by being'.

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Above - I loved the colours in this print and it made me think of British urban fashion.

From 'So British' book

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Above - This image is from a Karlla Girotto shoot. I love the British prints and the colours used. 

From book: Atlas of Fashion Designers

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Above - I like how this looks like a bin bag and i found the shape interesting, I could use this as a print. 

From Art Licks Magazine

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Above - I think the way that these people were dressed in the 'glam rock' era is really interesting because of how tacky and colourful it was, but at the same time quite dark. 

From Time Out book

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Above - I like this painting by Megan Rooney because it uses neutral colours but in an exciting way. 

From Art Licks Magazine

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Above - I like this because I could use shapes from it as a print.

From book 'Street Art, Public City'

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Above - I thought about the fur of the dog and the vintage tone of the image and could make prints in this style. 

From book 'Stephen Sprouse'

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Above - She looks really cool and i'd like my final garment to be dressed on someone like her!

From book 'FTW'

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Above - This related to the whole idea of people who think they're great and have a huge level of confidence. I like his confidence matched with casual clothing.

From book 'FTW'

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Above - I thought the attitude of this photo was fitting with my theme. 

From book 'FTW'

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Above - I really like the black and white images because I can collage over them with colour.

From book 'FTW'

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Above - These pipes have different sections to them and I can take these lines and use them in prints.

From CSM toilets (own photo)

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Above - I like the metal with holes in and the square shaped metal in the top left corner.

From CSM building (own photo)

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Above - Two women in a bar. I liked this image because it reminded me of my quote because these women look as if they think they are great. Their attitude is shown in the way they dress. 

From Stephen Sprouse Book - CSM library.

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Above - This image of St. Paul's Cathedral interested me because I thought about creating a cool collage with this and a traditional British print. 

From 'So British' book

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Above - I love the snake skin contrasted with the tartan-like stripes. I love the colours too! 

From 'Stephen Sprouse' book

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Above - I really like the colour palette here and the way that the image is almost distorted.

From Art Licks Magazine

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Above - This gave me ideas for a print if I included other colours.

From Art Licks Magazine by Paul Kneale

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Above - I found this image cool because it looks like a painted wall. I like the monotone colours combined with the neon. 

From Art Licks Magazine

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Above - I thought the clashing of similar prints was cool here. 

From book 'Atlas of Fashion Designers'

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Above - The bright colours and black outline of the print is interesting here and I could use this style in my own work. 

From book 'Stephen Sprouse'

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Above - I like the bright colours in this image and the urban scene. 

From Art Forum Magazine by Mitchell Johnson

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Above - I like this picture because it's glamorous but in keeping with my overall idea of people who have a huge level of  confidence.

From book 'True British' by Alice Temperley

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Above - I like her hair! 

From book 'FTW'

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Above - I like their style here and the bright colours that are muted by the camera effect.

From book 'FTW'

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Above - I like Blondie's jacket here and i want to collage this picture with pink colours. It make me think of sparkly, muted pink fabrics! From this I can create cool leather samples. 

From Pinterest.

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Above - I liked this because of the gloves and the vandalised leather jacket. Also, Stephen Sprouse used these images of kids in New York as inspiration because he was intrigued by their attitude.

From Stephen Sprouse book.

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Above - I like the simple shapes in this print and could see it working in different colours. 

From 'So British' book

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Above - I like the textures on the front cover of this book and could recreate this print with my own colour palette. 

From 'So British' book

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Above - I really like how casually she's dressed but then contrasted with the splashes of bright paint. 

From Art Forum Magazine

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Above - The brush strokes create a nice print here. 

From Art Forum Magazine

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Above - I like the crazy makeup and the glitz!!

From Time Out book

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Above - This plastic called 'honeycomb' is in the CSM library and it reminded me of part of the quote I had, 'focus on structure of foundation'.

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Above - I like the simple shapes in this street art and could use these shapes to make a colourful print.

From book 'Street Art, Public City'

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Above - I thought the studded accessories were cool. 

From book 'FTW' by Terry Richardson at CSM library

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Above -  I liked this image because it reminds me of a street party in England, with the flags everywhere and everyone dressed casually. 

From book 'FTW' by Terry Richardson

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Above - I love the contrast of the vintage image and the cartoon-style sketches. 

From book 'True British' by Alice Temperley

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Above - I like the styling of this photo and again...the crazy hair. 

From book 'FTW'

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Above - the part of my quote which related to structure and foundations made me think of the foundations of buildings - plumbing. I could use these shapes for prints. 

From CSM studios (own photo)

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Above - I started to use a khaki fabric because it worked with my colour palette. This made me think of military clothing and I thought the bottoms are interesting here. This shape could be used as sleeves.

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