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Mosaic taster session @ White Stones Studios

White Stones Art Studio, a truly contemporary space and where the workshops are held.

Duration: Full day 9am-4.30pm

Price: £79

Book with: David Nicholls
at White Stones Studio

13A
Easton Street
Portland
Dorset
DT5 1BS
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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

About the Course

Enjoy the ancient art of mosaic in a stunning contemporary location. At the heart of the Jurassic Coast lies the Isle of Portland. White Stones is a unique creative space, offering delicious food, local art, workshops and accommodation.

David works from his studio in Portland producing unique hand finished sculpture in a variety of materials. His courses offer a modern, creative free approach to the ancient art of mosaic. Using improvised tesserae, students will be shown basic cutting and application techniques to create a personal abstract piece of mosaic art to take home. David is happy for you to bring along any small sentimental objects you may wish to try to incorporate into your mosaic piece.

Full Day cost £79 - Create an abstract medium size indoor wall hanging. 9.30am - 4.30pm

I run group workshops on specific dates, but can be flexible on both the date and the length of course. If you are booking as a group of between 4 to 6 people let’s make a mutually convenient arrangement.

Group bookings of 4 – 6 people will receive a 10% discount off the total price.
Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

Adjacent to the White Stones Workshop are three ECO designed Studio retreats. Why not make your creative escape even more relaxing and book in - please get in touch for details.

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?

All tools and materials, tea, coffee and biscuits at the start of each course. 10% discount off food and drink in our Art Café.


Want to review this course?

Thoroughly enjoyed 1-2-1 mosaic making course with David!

I looked for help with making small mosaic sculptures. David took on the challenge and delivered a two-day workshop tailored to my needs. David was a very supportive tutor and the course was very well led with a good mix of theory and practice. He explained everything very clearly and made it very easy to remember.  He took me through each stage of the project with great patience and allowed lots of room for the experimentation which I valued most! 
The location is easy to find and the drive to Portland on sunny days was an extra bonus.
I cannot recommend this course highly enough. At White Stones Studio days just fly by!

- - #27999

Response from White Stones Studio:

Dear IIona,
Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to teach you over the two days. I’m glad you gained from it and had an enjoyable time doing it. Good luck with all your future projects.
Best wishes
David

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  • Accessible by public transport
  • Accommodation offered
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Events & groups
  • Stag and hen dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Weekends

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