Mosaics 1A-Introduction to Mosaic Art (MAR 13 and 20, mornings)
FRIDAYS MAR 13 (Part 1, 9am-noon) and MAR 20 (Part 2, 9am-noon)
Surprise yourself by creating a beautiful glass mosaic on your first project!
In this class, you create a personalized wall-hanging mosaic using the direct method of mosaics on MDF, using a pattern (cartoon) to apply art glass with Weldbond adhesive.
You learn to:
- Use correct mosaic terminology and tools
- Apply 2D tesserae using a pattern and Weldbond adhesive
- Use glass cutting and shaping tools
- Grout and finish your mosaic
This class is primarily for beginners or for any artist that wants to try a new medium or technique. Registration fee includes instruction, use of tools, a substrate, glass scraps, and adhesives. The instructor will send a reminder email in the week before class.
STUDENTS BRING: Glass scraps (optional) if you want particular colors, which can be purchased by the pound at Tucson Stained Glass, enough to cover a 5x7" substrate.
Two sessions; total class time 5+ hours.
LIMITED to 8 participants. Minimum age 18.
Classes taught at Blue Raven Art School (720 E Prince Rd).
Class and workshop registration fees are non-refundable. If you miss a class, you can take another of the same value within 3 months of the original one or give it to someone else. However, you need to send me an email to make these changes.