Item TSW/2 - Weaving Sample

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Weaving Sample


  • 1977-1978 (Creation)

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1 item

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Double-faced evenly woven fabric in bands of geometric design in ochre, red, marron, blue and green. Distinctive arrowhead band repeats every few rows in different colourways.

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(fl c 1970s-)

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Norah Jardine studied Embroidery and Weaving at GSA from 1974 and designed garments for the 1978 fashion show. She was awarded the Incorporation of Cordiners and Incorporation of Skinners and Glovers Prize for Leatherwork in session 1977-78. Norah went on to be Head of Art and Design at St Andrew's and St Bride's High School in East Kilbride in South Lanarkshire and as at July 2016 was Subject Implementation Manager for Art and Design and Photography at SQA

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Dimensions: 225 x 360 mm

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