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About jessshirley1981

Hi there, Im a 33 year old mum of two, a 7 year old daughter and a 5 year old son. I am studying for the BA in Arts & Media part time, I have just finished L6 Studio this semester 2, 2014. My passion is photography, here is a link to my facebook photography page for those of you that are interested https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jessica-Shirley-Photography/414300345298086

Art Exhibition – Opening Night.

How exciting, our opening night went so well. Here are the photos I took: Natalie Pearce N.A.P Johnny Fraser. Untitled, 2014 Staju Joseph. Visual Magic Digital Media. Didi Bleinagel. Untitled, 2014. Seane Watkins. Not your Grandmother’s Needlework, 2014. Jess Harrison. … Continue reading

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Final thoughts on 604

My strongest feeling as I sit down to type my final thoughts on 604, are relief, relief that it is almost done (apart from the Refinery Exhibition which will be fun – the hard stuff is all over now)… the relief … Continue reading

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Setting up for marking.

On Thursday we all met in studio to set up for marking/grading. I collected the TV from Power Store. Symen had kindly built me a plinth, which I painted along with some movable walls. Every thing went really well with … Continue reading

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Displaying for end of year marking & Refinery Exhibition

I had a think about how I wanted to display my works. The piece was created to be viewed online for my portfolio, so I feel that it needs a simple fresh and contemporary display.  A Brand new flat screen … Continue reading

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A Dream by My Children

Without further a due I give you ‘A Dream by My Children’ Click on the link here to view. Here are some of my favorite still images taken from the footage: Credits:

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Final Contextual Statement

I have now written and completed my final contextual statement. It has changed from the second one I did in which I had stated that I wanted to have audio recordings of the children’s voices, and laughter fading in and out … Continue reading

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Final Tutorial 3rd November

I emailed my tutor a link to the final video on Tuesday… I waited with baited breath for his feedback after a very long and tiresome Labour Weekend, re-shooting and re-editing the video – not to mention loosing my original … Continue reading

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