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CALL FOR JURY MEMBERS

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Want to add some experience to your CV or learn about student-run groups at ACAD? ACADSA is looking for jury members to review new group submissions on Friday, link January 27. Send a letter of interest to Rael at sgc.acadsa@acad.ca

Natural Dye Sampler

Fun Fun Fun!

On the weekend I was busy cooking up a variety of colours for a natural dye printing sampler. This sampler shows thirty colours and eleven different modifiers making for a grand total of three hundred and thirty circlers. The modifers include: Cream of Tartar, sick Soda Ash, information pills Citric Acid, store Alum and Iron. The natural dye colours include: Weld, Buckthorn, Chamomile, Golden Rod, Osage, Marigold, Gallnut, Sumac, Madder, Lac, Brazilwood, Logwood, Henna and Black Walnut. I mixed a variety of these saturate dye pastes together to get secondary colours. I also mixed various ratios of alum and iron paste together, this creates the darker grey colours that appear on the cloth below. I will be teaching an introduction to printing with natural dyes workshop next semester, so stay tuned if you are interested in signing up. I received a grant from ACAD to teach this workshop so there will be no costs to students!
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Above is a shot of the dye colours before I’ve added the modifiers.

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Above is a shot of the dye colours with the modifiers.

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-Caroline-

SLC Show


 

ACADSA is proud to present the first SLC Show! Visit room 371 within the next week and support the work of your SLC representatives. This exhibition will be up for only one week so come check out the work. The reception is this Thursday, viagra dosage
Jan 31st at 5- 7pm

 

– Julia Rose Sutherland

Hi Guys!

headshot_colourJust letting you all know, order I am your SLC Representative for this year. If you have any questions or concerns, info let me know and I’ll see what I can do! Also, I will be holding a couple of meetings per semester, keeping you all up to date on all the exciting things going on this year!

Jennifer akkermans
jennifer.akkermans@acad.ca