Tag Archives: Glasgow Connections

Church On The Hill Collage

The completed collage measures approximately 60 cm square. I used a minimum of 24 photographs and have included in the design, sections of the spiral stairs which lead to the first floor of the building, areas of the building facade, … Continue reading

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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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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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My Glasgow Connections : Allan Bank, Grasmere, The Lake District

Allan Bank was once the home of poet William Wordsworth. He lived there in 1808. A later resident and owner was National Trust founder Canon Hardwicke Rawnsley who left the Georgian house in his will to the National Trust in … Continue reading

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My Glasgow Connections Exhibition

The collages are on display at The Good Spirits Co, 23 Bath Street, Glasgow G2 1HW. The exhibition runs until Saturday 22nd February 2014 and is open every day.

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Kelvingrove Floor (detail)

A close up of the detail in the Kelvingrove collage.

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Kelvingrove Floor

The marble flooring at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum has been the inspiration for this small collage. I have rearranged the tiling to create a different design, selecting specific areas of flooring to highlight the patterned grain and colours of … Continue reading

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Oran Mor 2

A further collage inspired by the Oran Mor – this piece features the round windows both inside and outside the building. The tones are warm; a distinct contrast from my other Oran Mor piece which was photographed on a wet, … Continue reading

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The Tron Steeple (clocks)

The photography for this collage was taken on a crisp morning with blue skies and sunshine. The city clocks on steeples are blue with gold hands and numerals. The brightness of the morning really emphasised the colours of the steeple … Continue reading

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Carpet Factory Brickwork

William Leiper’s iconic building once more provides inspiration for this small collage. Where previous works have focussed on the windows, here is featured the green, red and beige bricks of the facade.

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