Monday, January 10, 2011

Material and Conceptual Investigations_2

Experimentation - grayscale

This is something we experiment with in drawing and painting, so I've done a few examples in a sort of textile fashion.

Stitch is included on a few examples. Definition of a stitch is:
•a link or loop or knot made by an implement in knitting, crocheting, embroidery, or sewing
•sew: fasten by sewing; do needlework (

Definitional of grayscale:
•A continuous tone image comprising black, white , and gray data only (

There are many ways to represent tonal gradations from black to white, here are a few examples:

In most of my examples, I've used a pushed or pulled motion to wrap, reveal or conceal parts of material, board, wood or paper.

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