emma f

my main blog is here: emmajanefalconer.blogspot.com
this is mostly just my instagram pictures.

How to design and make a skirt in any size

How to design and make a skirt in any size


I wanted to learn how to make things for ipads, so I’ve rejigged an old zine of mine with improved instructions and colour diagrams. It has step by step instructions and diagrams for drafting a skirt pattern to your own personal size, and then making the skirt. For anyone really who would like to have skirts, but struggles to find any they like or that fit, and who would like some help with…

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I got some new pens. For professional colouring in.

I got some new pens. For professional colouring in.


Ursula Sprecher and Andi Cortellini (Switzerland) - HobbyBuddies

Camping and Caravanning Club
Butchers’ Friends Society
Dintefisch Diving Club
Friends of the Tattoo
Tamil Association

In their series Freizeitfreunde HobbyBuddies, the Swiss photographers Ursula Sprecher (b. 1970) and Andi Cortellini (b. 1965) show group portraits of people who meet regularly due to a shared interest. No matter what they call themselves – interest group, association, club, clique or league – the focus in these groups is always on voluntary commitment and the joy of pursuing a common cause or shared idea. These staged pictures were each taken at a carefully selected location, at a scheduled time, with scenery built and specifically arranged to show a certain number of members of the group. The subjects of the group pictures come from all walks of life, age groups, ethnicities and religions. The pictures betray thorough research and organization: the number of subjects and their clothing, the props, accessories – nothing is left to chance. This approach results in unusual, intriguing and in some cases even perplexing images and compositions. The photo series has been exhibited internationally and published in numerous magazines, such as chrismon, Geo, Tageswoche and NZZ.

© All images courtesy of the artist

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