Course Start DatesSaturday 7th March 2020
About the Course
Mosaic course with award winning mosaic artist with 25 years experience, Kate Rattray.
This course is suitable for students who have some experience.
On this course you can make a butterfly or a shape of your choice for an outdoor wall.
We use glass and ceramic mosaic tiles and stained glass.
Please note: Everyone works at a different pace so it is possible you will not finish your mosaic at the class. However you will be given instructions and all materials you need to finish your mosaic at home.
What to bring:
Please bring an apron or wear old clothes. Sketches you have made or ideas for simple designs and a packed lunch. (Tea coffee and biscuits are included)
The course is held in Kate’s studio in the lovely Mendip village of Chewton Mendip, which is 7 miles from Wells and 15 miles from Bath.
Where to stay:
There are some luxury cottages in and around Chewton Mendip, and plenty of accommodation in Wells or Bath.
Wells is England’s smallest city. It’s historic centre boasts a beautiful cathedral and the Bishops Palace. You can also visit the famous ‘dragon mosaic’ along moat walk built by Kate and local schools to tell the legend of the Worminster Dragon.
Bath is a beautiful old city with Roman Baths and an Abbey. Worth exploring.
About the tutor:
Kate is a skilled mosaic teacher and practising mosaic artist. She has been running mosaic workshops since 1996, for adults and children. From 2000 - 2006 she was a mosaic tutor with Adult Learning and Leisure. Now she runs private courses in various venues.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Course fee is £85 a day and includes all materials, refreshments, course notes and use of tools. Please bring packed lunch.
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