Wednesday, 2 January 2013

Thursday, 5 April 2012

Brooches for sale in London

Hello readers,

I have put my brooches for sale in the vintage shop 'Painted Black' in Crouch end: This vintage shop has had rave reviews on Timeout and was voted one of the best vintage shops in London:

Here are photographs of Amelia's lovely shop and some of my brooches on display...

Friday, 23 December 2011

An Abacus In The Making

I'm now at my final year at university and I'm taking more of a contemporary crafts approach to my current textiles project.

Having been inspired by the function and concept of an abacus, I have chosen to make larger objects to be affixed to a frame via dowelling to create a larger abacus, for the everday man.

Here are the blocks in question made out of jesmonite:

Fashion Link: Shape manipulation

On the 16th December I gave a talk and small workshop at Adam Smith College in Kirkaldy, Scotland about my work. Below are links on Hazel Terry's blog (Curriculum Leader) about the day's events:

Fashion Link: Shape manipulation: Intense work investigating shape manipulation and design possibilities with Sabrina Shirazi

Fashion Link: Play and experiment: Some of the intriguing solutions and explorations into materials from yesterday's workshop . Keep playing it is how you learn, it is how you...

Here is a photostream of the day's events:

Fashion Link: Sabrina Shirazi

Fashion Link: Sabrina Shirazi: Hand and Lock embroidery prize winner Sabrina Shirazi came to Adam Smith College to give a Master Class yesterday, and certainly gave the N...

Saturday, 17 December 2011

Hand and Lock prize-giving 2011

Here are some pictures from the prize giving at Hand and Lock's office on Margaret Street (london) with my teacher Hannah Maughan and the Director of H&H Alistair McCloud. In some of the photos it looks as though I can't see whilst I'm smiling.