Monthly Archives: February 2014

Templeton Postcard Collage Arched Window

This is the second postcard collage and features a different window design and arrangement of the facade features.(postcard size 10.50cm x 15.00cm ) In both collages are small pieces of carpet which connects with the former use of the building. … Continue reading

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Templeton Postcard Collage Three Windows

Glasgow architect William Lieper (1839 – 1916) who designed the Templeton building, was responsible for building several residences and churches in Glasgow. At aged 26, he was commissioned to build Dowanhill Church in the Hyndland area of Glasgow’s west end. … Continue reading

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My Glasgow Connections Exhibition

Three large collages and a Templeton collage on view at the exhibition.

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My Glasgow Connections Small Collages

These small collages are grouped together depicting architectural features from Templetons building, Oran Mor, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow University Chapel and The Tron Steeple.

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Kelvingrove Floor Postcard Collage

This is the smallest of the floor collages and measures approx. 10.50cm x 15.00cm. It illustrates the five kinds of marble laid on the original floor. It highlights the multicoloured grandeur of the flooring which complements the interior walls of … Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Floor Square Collage

The completed collage shows areas of the marble chequerboard tiling found on the first floor of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. The actual floor is highly polished and stretches along the magnificent corridors of the building. The marble is 110 … Continue reading

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Scotland Street School

This iconic building on the south side of The River Clyde was designed by Glasgow architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Plans were agreed in 1903, and the school was completed in July 1906. The section of the collage featured, shows detail … Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Marble Floor Variation

This is the third collage of the Kelvingrove floor. The centre of the design focusses on shades of ochre and gold. The arrangement of the sections in this way has given the colour an unexpected glow. The small square in … Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Floor Marble design.

This is the second collage from photographs of the marble flooring at Kelvingrove. The pale greys threaded with fine lines contrast against the dark speckled areas. This is the centre of the collage and has been layered several times to … Continue reading

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