Mosaics 1-Using Found and Personal Items (Dec 14 and 21)
FRIDAY, DEC 14 and 21 (part 1 and 2): 930 am-noon.
Have you kept personal mementos that you can’t bear to part with? Do you collect cool, interesting objects like metal buttons, tie clips, broken jewelry, etc.? All of these materials can be given a new life in a personal mosaic. In this class, you will create a small (< 8”) mosaic, using your found and personal items. You will learn a basic DIRECT METHOD glass mosaic technique, including: How to prepare a substrate, when to use different adhesives for different materials, how to grout your mosaic, and how to display it. This class is primarily for beginners or for any artist that wants to try a new medium. Includes use of tools, small substrate, and adhesives. Students will receive email from instructor in the week before class on what they need to bring. ADVANCED USERS WELCOME - Contact Andrea for details.
Class is (2) sessions 2.5 hours each, total 5 hours.
LIMITED to 8 participants.
REGISTRATION CLOSES day before class.
Email MosaicsbyAndrea@gmail.com to inquire about late registration.