More details on the first Independent study project

February 12th, 2011 by mclantin

I have been working on using Mr. Softie to create patterns that I could insert in my work. Since it will be a technique I will use again for the second project, I thought it might be interesting to show an example right now.

I first designed this pattern in Mr. Softie and printed it out. I then scanned the sheet, boosted the contrast on Adobe Photoshop, printed it again, scanned it again… it could be an endless process!

It’s also a good way to get the texture of the paper, to add the idea of copy and layering in my work.

Here is the  pattern :


And here is where I disposed it last week :