Mosaic workshop - Merseyside

Duration: 1 day

Price: £55

Run by: Bernadette Hughes
at Rainford Design Studio


Fireclay Farm
St Helens
St Helens

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About the Course

Mosaic courses run by award winning professional mosaic artist working in the UK and abroad for over 25 years on public and private commissions. Bernadette has also taught in schools, colleges and further education for 20 years.

One day courses are £55 per student. All groups are small. Every workshop is designed to be inspiring, relaxing and fun. Students always leave happy with their works of art.

You will learn all the essential skills required to complete a mosaic plaque using the direct method. You will learn about substrates, adhesives, tesserae and how to use tools and materials safely. All materials are provided. Students can work on wood or mesh and will be advised on the course.

Bernadette's own work will be used to illustrate more advanced techniques and projects students may want to undertake after completing this course. Students can discuss individual needs before embarking on a course.

Only small groups of participants on a course.

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, refreshments such as soft drinks, tea, coffee and cake is provided just bring lunch. On a one day project each student will work on a mosaic picture 30cm x 30cm or A4 sized or can choose from a set of coasters, placemats or a mirror.

Students can choose from a range of materials including glass and ceramic mosaic tiles, stained glass and crockery. Any tiles or crockery you may want to include in your piece please bring along. Please bring any design ideas you have with you. Bold and simple designs work best. Feel free to email me design ideas before the course starts.

If you do not finish your item you may take home any tiles you need to finish your work together with grout. I will also supply you with course notes which include a list of suppliers.

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Course Start Dates

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

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