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Holmwood Collages: postcard size

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The second Holmwood Villa Collage.

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Holmwood Villa Collage.

Holmwood Villa is a magnificent house situated in the Cathcart area of the south side of Glasgow. Designed by renowned architect Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson, the house was built in the 1850s at a cost of £3,600 for local businessman James … Continue reading

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Elements of the West End Collage

The collage now features a repeated floral motif detail carved into the blond sandstone townhouse fronts in Observatory Road in the Dowanhill area, close to the main thoroughfare of Byres Road. The motif is placed beneath the bay windows of … Continue reading

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Elements of The West End Collage

The centrepiece of this collage is a six sided motif of a stylised flower found on wrought iron railings photographed in Salton Street in Glasgow’s West End. The motif had several layers of flaking paint on the surface the most … Continue reading

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Scotland Street School

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Patterns from Art School Glass.

All the pieces in this collage are taken from photographs of the glass from Glasgow School of Art, found on the doors of the building. The small pieces have been assembled symmetrically resulting in a design which reflects the blues,greens,ochres … Continue reading

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Glasgow School of Art : The West Wing.

  This small collage features wall sections and windows from the west elevation and two patterns of ceramic tiles embedded in the west stairwell of the building. The photographs for this collage were taken before the devastating fire which badly … Continue reading

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Glasgow School of Art Collage for AmeetsA Event.

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The Church On The Hill Paintings

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