Mirror Garden: Radial Mosaic Stepping Stones with Mirror and Glass
True Mosaics Studio Presents:
Instructor: Vicki Murphy for True Mosaics Studio
Workshop will be held at New Orleans School of Art and Craft
3041 N. Rampart St. New Orleans 70117
September 3 - 4, 2016
Saturday 10 - 3, Sunday 10 -1
Cost: $160, all materials provided
In this beginner-friendly class, students will design and create a unique mosaic garden paver using mirror and beautiful, colored glass.
Instructor will cover design, approach, materials selection, tool use and mosaic setting and grouting. Students will come away from this fun, weekend class with a glittering mosaic stepping stone to take home for their garden, as well as information they can apply to future projects.
A huge range of colorful glass and mirror will be available including colored and regular mirror, iridescent glass, stained and vitreous glass, fused glass, gems, marbles and more. Bling! ..the candy shop is open (all materials included in cost of workshop).
Students may choose from an array of patterns to use/ adapt for their project or can design their own radial mosaic. This class focuses on use of color, pattern and repetition, while teaching students how to use glass cutting and nipping tools to get special cuts to create different looks with various setting styles.
Saturday is dedicated to design and mosaic creation, and on Sunday students will learn how to grout and finish their stepping stone so it can be displayed or used in the garden.
No experience with art or mosaics necessary!
This workshop will NOT be held at True Mosaics Studio Marigny location due to the fact that we don’t have a/c ...Workshop will be held in air-conditioned comfort at Nola School of Art and Craft in Bywater!