craft class

Three hour mosaic making taster

Three hour mosaic making taster

Helen
About your host, Helen
I'm a mosaic artist with a reputation as a maker of finely executed pieces inspired by ancient mosaics but with a contemporary feel. I studied with master craftsmen in Greece and specialise in using marble and stone but love the variety of mosaic materials from ceramics and glass to pebbles, shells and broken crockery. I am an experienced mosaic teacher who brings together students with diverse ab…
Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
What we’ll do
From the moment you arrive you will be immersed in the world of mosaics. We will start with a short overview of the various methods, approaches and possibilities of mosaic making before focusing on the techniques of the art including materials, cutting, adhesives and grouting. You will then work on your own mosaic on mesh choosing from a selection of pre-prepared templates. The class will include …
What else you should know
Mosaic making is a slow, meditative process. This class will give you a taste of what's involved and how to make mosaics and my aim is for every student to take home a completed piece.
What I’ll provide
Tea and coffee
Tools and materials
What to bring
Apron or big shirt

Helen
craft class
5.0
£55 per person
5.0
£55 per person