About the Course
This one day, mosaic workshop is relaxed, creative, and fun. Classes are small, up to 4 people, so you get lots of individual attention. You will learn the basic mosaic skills to create your first mosaic masterpiece. You can choose to mosaic a wooden heart-shaped plaque, a house number plaque, a small picture on MDF board, or a set of coasters. All will follow the same basic principles.
At the end of the workshop your head will be bursting with ideas for mosaic projects you will want to try at home.
You will also have an opportunity to buy various mosaic supplies (at cost) to take home so that you can create your next mosaic project.
What you will learn:
• How to cut glass tiles using mosaic cutters and nippers.
• How to plan your design.
• Choose and apply the materials for your mosaic.
• How to grout and finish off your mosaic.
What to bring:
• If you have a simple design that you want to try out, please
feel free to bring it with you.
• Casual, comfortable clothes and closed in shoes.
• Although tea, coffee, juice, and biscuits are provided during the day, feel free to bring a packed lunch.
The cost of the one day mosaic workshop is £65.00 per person.
* Bring along a friend and receive 10% off the cost of your course.
Dates: Flexible all year round. just contact me with dates to suit you.
Duration: The workshop starts at 10.00 am and finishes around 4.00pm, with a short break for lunch.
Location: The course takes place in my fully equipped mosaic studio in Broadstairs, Kent
No previous mosaic experience is necessary.
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 materials as well as use of all tools and equipment needed to
make your mosaic .
* Inspiration and encouragement to develop your own creative
• A grouting demonstration.
• Useful course notes
• Tea, coffee and biscuits.
I highly recommend this beginners' course. I have been twice now and will keep on going back! Lynda is a delightful person, very knowledgeable and generous with that knowledge. She is full of ideas and inspiration and encouragement. Her studio is situated perfectly in her lovely garden, full of light and surrounded by the beautiful pieces she herself has made or is currently working on, so you absorb the creative atmosphere as you work, while Lynda gives you all the materials you need, as well as invaluable tips and guidance throughout the day. It is great fun and therapeutic too - I absolutely love it - thank you so much Lynda!
Emma Braid-Taylor - - #18837
Response from Artful Mosaics:Thank you Emma. You have created three very different and amazing mosaic pieces over the two courses. I am excited to see what you create next time. Looking forward to another enjoyable day with you.
Really fun, informative day learning so much about the art of making mosaics. Lynda is so informative, has completed over 10 years of mosaic artwork, and has a wealth of knowledge which she willingly imparts to her students. I had fun sharing ideas and learning tidbits of information to enhance my new hobby. She has good ideas for repurposing everyday, discarded items in the home, into useful items mosaic tools and supplies, thus saving the mosaicist unneeded costs. She shared all her supplies so that the student could have a good understanding about the whole mosaic process. We worked in a warm, light filled hobby room in her lovely back garden. I highly recommend Lynda's classes !
Ponda - - #18524
Response from Artful Mosaics:Thank you for your positive review Ponda. I am pleased that you learnt some useful tips to enhance your knowledge. Your approach to mosaics is bold and imaginative. Well done.
What a fabulous day! Lynda is a wonderful teacher, so friendly and welcoming. Great value for money - everything is provided to produce a lovely piece of unique art, and Lynda helps all the way with ideas, inspiration and encouragement. The day rushed by as we worked and chatted! Lovely studio full of supplies - and an opportunity to buy some bits to continue my new hobby at home! Thank you Lynda - this was my first foray into mosaic but I will definitely be back! X
Elizabeth Cooke - - #18430
Response from Artful Mosaics:Thank you Elizabeth for your lovely comments. I loved your enthusiasm and you were so receptive and produced fantastic results.
I cannot tell you how much I enjoyed this course. It was a real tonic. It was exactly what I needed as the last few weeks in my life had been so difficult and I just needed some "me time". I was lost in the making of the mosaics that I forgot my troubles. I felt so refreshed afterwards. Thank you Lynda for giving me such an uplifting experience. Your enthusiasm was contagious.
Mandy Ransome - - #17527
Response from Artful Mosaics:Thank you for a great review Mandy. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your day and found it a "real tonic" I know that you left that day so happy and eager to make more mosaics, so I hope you continue to have some more "me time." Best wishes. x
Highly recommend this Mosaic Course had a really enjoyable day. Learnt so much from Lynda who is such a good teacher on Mosaics gave us clear instructions. I did not know anything about mosaics and learnt so much in that one day. Lovely bright studio with everything you need, beautiful selection of ceramics and tiles a huge range of materials. if you are thinking about it just book it. I give this Mosaic Course 10 - 10 real value for money. I would recommend to anyone looking for a creative day out. Fantastic experience . Thank you Lynda.
Theresa Bragg - - #17435
Response from Artful Mosaics:Thank you so much for your lovely review Theresa. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your day. I was amazed at what you created. Well done.
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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