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The Arlington Baths Greetings Card Designs

These cards are for sale in the Poolside Office with a donation from the sales going towards the Arlington Baths restoration fund. Advertisements

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Print Studio Screenprints

When on a screen printing course at Glasgow Print Studio, I produced several black line prints inspired by the architecture of Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson. Following on from this, I individually added colour to each design using watercolour paints and water … Continue reading

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Art Made Now :Woman Rated Collages

These collages were completed for a submission for the Royal Academy Summer Show. The theme of the show is ‘Art Made Now.’ I made an anagram of this title resulting in ‘Woman Rated.’  This being the centenary of some women … Continue reading

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Other Artwork Inspired by The Arlington Baths

This sequence of images shows the progression of a watercolour design inspired by the coloured glass stars on the ceiling of The Turkish Suite. Also featured in the painting are several of the Minton tile designs seen on the floor … Continue reading

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Glasgow Society of Women Artists New Works at The Lillie Gallery 6th October 2017

My collages were submitted and selected for this group exhibition last autumn. My contribution  was of two small collages that featured designs from the Parthenon in Athens. The photographs were taken during a recent pilgrimage to The Acropolis. I also … Continue reading

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ARTchitecture Exhibition at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall from 9th September 2017

This exhibition included several new pieces of work, including a collage of Glasgow Royal Concert Hall shown in public for the first time. The challenge of creating this work was to represent the architecture of this modern iconic building whilst … Continue reading

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ARTchitecture Exhibition November 2016

Many thanks to all those who attended the opening event of the exhibition in early November and to the steady number of visitors who came along to Argyle Street to view the show. Your support is greatly appreciated. I have … Continue reading

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The Tenement Project and the New Glasgow Society.

This is an exciting collaboration taking place between The Tenement Project and the New Glasgow Society. The project explores and celebrates the place of the Glasgow tenement in the past, present and future of the city. It is one of … Continue reading

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The Collage Takes Shape.

With the centrepiece in position, I added other features to the collage. The wooden roof beams and arches I photographed have been placed to form a circle and I have used a column from the front of the building to … Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

This imposing red sandstone building with its stunning towers and ornate windows was built on the south bank of the River Kelvin, north west of the city centre. I have photographed it many times and included, in this first collage, … Continue reading

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