This is one of my images that I am using to inspire my abstract drawings. I really like the colours that are portrayed in this photograph. The petals can be abstracted further to create elongated desirable shapes.
I am currently focusing on the development of a screen with pattern being the main focus along with the development of the shape.
The shape will be determined by the pattern, as starting point for my inspiration i chose to focus on exotic flowers.
Due to my style of abstracting forms i have created a few patterns. these are rough ideas that need further development.
Currently looking at the forms created by gymnastic performers and came across this photograph taken in the London Olympics. It’s just amazing the shapes they are able to create with their bodies.
I can see this photograph being developed into an item of kitchenware, knives forks, handles etc.
This image makes me think outside the box.
I wonder how big you can make an object before it becomes no longer functional for its original purpose.
Really like this image. To me the exhaust and lighting together looks like a shocked face.
Gives me ideas towards childrens toys/objects or even storage they could interact with.
I currently study Three Dimensional Design at the University of Central Lancashire. Although I am studying 3D you will see in future posts that I love working with pattern. I have found that I excel working with Adobe Illustrator for pattern formation and development, so this will be used a lot in later development stages. My …