Category: Process

09 Jun

Stitching a Formal Sashiko Pattern

When I was in Toronto a few months ago I visited a shop carrying gift items from Japan and came across their stash of sashiko stitching supplies. I bought myself some thread and one of the pieces of cloth with a printed pattern. I decided it would be good practice to try my hand at […]

02 Jun

Thirty Days of Drawing Project – Part 3

A third look inside my 30 Days of Drawing Project sketchbook. This video includes day 22nd to the 31st. I should rename the project to 30 Days of Drawing +1 because there are 31 days in May. You can view the previous videos here and here. A post shared by Paper artist (@rachael_ashe) on May […]

24 May

Thirty Days of Drawing Project – Part 2

Here is a second look inside my Paper-oh sketchbook and the 30 day drawing project I started on May 1st. This video includes work from May 9th through to May 21st. A post shared by Paper artist (@rachael_ashe) on May 21, 2017 at 5:29pm PDT There were a few days where I struggled to come […]

12 May

Thirty Days of Drawing Project

I decided to begin a thirty day project on the first day of May as a way to get inspired and generate new ideas. I’ve been feeling artistically stale and stagnant lately, and hoped it would be a good way to shake things up. I chose a blank sketchbook as my platform and decided to […]

05 May

Work in Progress: Sketching Triangles in a Circle

I started this piece so that I could shoot a quick hyperlapse earlier this week to share on Instagram. I’ve learned to not do this while working on something I want to turn out well. The tripod set up to shoot a video is kind of awkward in order to get close, and also distracting. […]

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