My final year collection has been based on the transparent and ethereal effects of light and shadow qualities on everyday surroundings. Photographing both naturally and artificially occurring shadow compositions informs the shapes, textures, colour, yarn quality and structures used in my woven collections. Creating intricate cut work drawings and photographing them behind light sources mimics the intended purpose and function of the fabric I’m aiming to achieve. Unconventional weaving…
Bare Conductive Paint Pen: Electric paint. Nontoxic, solvent free and water soluble. You, your child can use it to draw circuits, solder components even do repairs. The pen creates a "liquid wire" that will conduct electricity from your power source to a circuit. Works on traditional electronics, plastic, paper, cardboard even textiles and is compatible with conductive thread, PCBs & microcontrollers such as Arduino, Raspberry Pi and FLORA. Conductive when dry. Comes off with soap and water.
Conductive thread options - stainless steel thread and nylon threads coated with silver. Use these threads to conduct electricity in eTextiles, soft-circuits, and craft-tech projects. lynne bruning (february 2014)
Conductive Glue and Conductive Thread: Make an LED Display and Fabric Circuit That Rolls Up.