Our first drawing task was to draw from an Image found in a book. I wanted to choose something I was familiar with and fairly comfortable drawing; because of this I choose plants.


Above is a photograph of my drawing from the book. I attempted to pay attention to detail in the petal shapes as I wanted to make the drawing sensitive and subtle in the mark making. I was also aware off the shading to try and encourage the drawing to be more realistic.

To develop them more I wanted to create a repeat pattern using each drawing separately; I experimented with composition.

I feel the drawing of repeat pattern on the left worked better than the second. I like the natural movement and how the shapes flows well from one to another. I could imagine both of these working well on interior products such as duvet covers, wallpaper and cushions.


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