4 hour beginner Mosaic Workshop Moon Hare Studio Devon
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About the Course
Join Adela on a 4 hour mosaic workshop in her friendly mosaic studio (Extended from previous 3 hour workshop.) Ideal for beginners, you will make an indoor mosaic from vitreous tiles. Adela will introduce you to cutting techniques and various ways of laying your tiles to achieve shapes and patterns on your chosen ply or mdf shape. You will learn about the properties of various bases and adhesives and be shown examples of mosaics to inspire you. Adela has put together a worksheet to work through and take home showing examples of cutting techniques alongside grouting instructions and resources. You will be given a full grouting demonstration and have the choice to grout your finished piece at home with grout provided or to leave the piece to be grouted by Adela and collected / posted at later date.
I do require a £10 deposit to secure a place.
****I am happy to run a course on a date to suit you during the week or on an alternative weekend if there your group has a minimum of 3 people. ****
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All mosaic tools and materials are included to make up to 2 mosaics. Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided free of charge, there are shops nearby if you wish to bring snacks or lunch. If you choose to leave your mosaic to be grouted, postage of your mosaic piece is charged at £5.00.
Excellent way to learn in a small group in relaxed environment. Starting with the basics of tile shapes, by the end of the session you walk away with a mosaic. Hardest bit of the class is deciding what to make and which colours to work with. Loved it !
Tina - - #14215
A most enjoyable and informative course, I learnt so much.
Highly recommended !
Dee Lester-Walker - - #13927
As a beginner I learnt so much on this course. Adela was very welcoming and put me at ease. An excellent teacher who shared her expertise. There was a lot of information in the hand-out, as well as shown and explained throughout the class. We had a huge variety of materials to choose from to make our pieces and equipment was provided for us to use. A wonderful class and an inspiration to do more. Thank you.
Lesley Coles - - #13873
This course was just so much fun. We learnt a lot about techniques, materials ideas and Adela, as a self-taught mosaic artist, shares all the hints and tips that she has learnt on the way. Her work is absolutely stunning - so there’s hope for us all. She is generous with materials, information, ideas and tea and biscuits 🙂. It was a great taster session and inspires you to go and do more. One thing I’d advise you to do - have an idea for a design (to fit anything up to about 6x4 inch area) before you come. Templates of various shapes are supplied including squares that would make great little wall plaques / teapot stands etc. There are about 7 in a group and it was friendly and inspiring.
Virginia Painter - - #13842
I enjoyed a 1:1 course with Adela. I learned so much and was inspired by her own work on display throughout the gallery and shop. I brought home a lovely mosaic mirror and
I hope to return soon to do further courses.
Carol - - #12802
What a great way to spend a morning time went so quickly , now i must buy my nippers and get started thanks Adela.5
Ange Martin - - #12774
Brilliant course. Adela is inspiring- looking forward to getting the necessary resources and experimenting with mosaics.
Annie Little - - #12728
An excellent starting point for learning about mosaics using all kinds of materials. Adela is very knowledgeable and was able to answer all our questions. The 4 hours flew by. I would recommend Adela to beginner thinking about giving mosaics a try.
Yvonne - - #12559
Always drooled at Pinterests Mosaics so thought I would give this 3hr course ago. Adela is friendly and enthusiastic and wanting to share her knowledge with you. Made it easy and good fun. A good relaxing atmosphere. Totally well worth £30 and you even come away with your first venture!
Jackie Manuel - - #11045
Adela really knows her stuff and is passionate about mosaic. Adela led us through the process of basic techniques (initially Blue Peter came to mind!) through to a finished piece in a informal and knowledgeable way. I highly recommend this course as a first step to mosaic making or just as a fun way to spend time creating.
Heidi Hardy - - #10625
The course was everything I had hoped for. Adela provided easy to follow instructions and was encouraging throughout.
Wendy Whiteman - - #10532
Throughly enjoyed this course and would highly recommend it. Adela is very knowledgeable about making mosaics. The atmosphere is very relaxed and three hours passed by in a flash! It is the perfect introduction to making mosaics.
Sue North - - #10472
This course is great for beginners, Adela shares so many of her tips that she has learnt. Never done a mosaic before and thoroughly enjoyed it . I have the bug now to make more. Adela is an excellent teacher and I learnt so much . Relaxed atmosphere and coffee and cakes included. Thank you Adela for a lovely workshop, look forward to the next one
Caz - - #10155
I attended this workshop with my 12 year old grandson. Adela is an excellent tutor, very knowledgable and inspiring. We both really enjoyed our time and learned a lot about the techniques and design process. The time whizzed by, as we were so engrosed in creating our pieces. I thoroughly recommend this workshop.
Jo Holburn - - #10152
What a lovely way to spend an afternoon, just like a child in a sweet shop, with a large range of tiles and bits and bobs( shiny things) to put on your mosaic. Very relaxed atmosphere. You get choice of different shapes boards for you to mosaic, although I had decided before I went I wanted to do a door number, she was able to give me some weather proof board, so pleased with the result. I would recommend this short course to anyone, if like me you just want to take a bit of time out or maybe you want to take it up as a new hobby.
Lorraine - - #10063
An excellent course - highly recommended. Great way to get started with mosaics and in a lovely setting with refreshments provided. Thankyou!
Sara - - #9781
My children attended a workshop with Adela in the school holidays, she took the time to talk through different styles and things with them before helping them to make their own mosaic pieces.
Really fantastic class which was very much enjoyed :-)
Kirsty - - #9774
Brilliant tutor and the course was great fun. Relaxed atmosphere and very thorough information. Very absorbing and satisfying. I would definitely recommend this course.
Jane Stewart - - #9735
Very good 3 hours of mosaics class time went to quickly
Angie milsomsmith-smith - - #9711
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Course Start DatesSaturday 21st April 2018
Saturday 12th May 2018
Saturday 26th May 2018
Saturday 2nd June 2018
Saturday 9th June 2018
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