“Seasonal Palette” – Composition/Assembly

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The gradation of color value is an important element in this design.  I used the b&w function on my camera to check the arrangement. When the composition was near complete, I began sewing the motifs together in diagonal strips. Throughout this process I continue to make adjustments, rearrange pieces and shift the alignment of strips. Even after a piece is sewn together I always need to go back and make changes, going through the tedious process of removing and replacing pieces to fine tune the composition.

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3 Comments

  1. Posted September 26, 2012 at 4:10 am by Tricia | Permalink

    Hi Diane –

    I found your website through Creative Courage. Your work is BEAUTIFUL! I really like the series of posts about your process that you have on your blog. Looking forward to seeing more of your work.

    - Tricia

  2. Posted October 16, 2012 at 5:37 pm by Mary Keasler | Permalink

    Thank you for sharing your technique. Your art is an inspiration to me.

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