BFA THESIS

first day of senior studio & here is my

The process of creating these painted patterns involves an acrylic underpainting topped with oil paints from there, the painting is digitized to be edited and embellished to be put onto commercialized products such as mugs, notebooks, pillows, and tote bags. Influenced by the brand of Anthropologie, how their shop setups are art in themselves but also their support of arts being turned into not only clothes but bedding, household items, etc. 

In deciding how to compose these patterns, a great deal of research into flowers was considered specifically moments in life that a certain flower triggers a memory. Such as a daisy in the summertime, enjoying the hours and hours of outside carefree play. In addition, the meanings of the flowers were explored to pair particular color palettes and flowers to express a feeling during a certain time.