The sketches are imaginative composition of Repeated use of shades,lines,space and geometric shapes. African Fabric Prints,Tie & Dye and Batik Fabric(by the Yoruba’s in Nigeria,Africa),Aso- ke Woven Fabric (by the Yoruba’s) etc are reference for my sketches of patterns.
The African Cloth Prints and Textiles are Documentation of African history,culture,tradition and Arts. This is why i used them as reference for my sketches.
Ideas for my Pattern Sketches was also inspired by the works of a renown African (Nigeria) contemporary artist- Dr Bruce Onobrakpeya. His works are fill with cultural,traditional and Symbolical Designs.