Pencil drawings stamped 'The Glasgow School of Architecture'. Drawings include:stained glass arched window;arched doorway;Greek Doric order;Greek ionic order;Greek and Roman Corinthian order;elevation and plan 'The bases of the orders of architecture;front facade of a building with ionic and Doric columns.
Poster made from newspaper collage and white/yellow painted text on black background. Text reads 'War Comforts Fund Dance on Saturday 27th Nov 7-11pm Ticket 2/- Buffet. Glasgow School of Art, 168 Renfrew Street'. Label on back for 'The Unbroken Thread' exhibition.
Painted designs on coloured paper for embroidered textiles. Includes two designs for tea cosies; two designs possibly for cushions; a design showing three cats; and two designs using black and white geometric shapes. Some of the designs appear in the illustrations folder for Dorothy Smith's 'Designing for Embroidery'.
Seven card folders containing embroidery samplers with notes for chain stitch, buttonhole, herringbone, couching, filling stitch, 'miscellaneous' and cross stitch. Possibly used as part of teacher training work.
Six sheets of designs using paper cut outs. Includes designs based on: fruit; woman and chickens; cockerel; two floral designs; and one leaf design. Some of the designs appear in the illustrations folder for Dorothy Smith's 'Designing for Embroidery'.
Typewritten manuscript, folder of illustrations, and slides for proposed publication by Dorothy Smith 'Designing for Embroidery'.Slides marked DC 076/19 (A) have been removed from their original packaging and the packaging has been discarded.Slides marked DC 076/19 (B) have been removed from their original packaging but the packaging has been preserved.
Painted designs on paper (some mounted) for repeat patterns. Possibly created whilst studying at GSA. One item was damaged in the fire in GSA's Mackintosh Building on 23rd May 2014. Paper conservation was completed in 2019.