One Day Mosaic Workshop - Direct Method Technique.

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Description

One Day Mosaic Workshop - Direct Method Technique. This one-day mosaic workshop is an introduction to mosaic, learning how to use mosaic tools and material for creating your unique mosaic. This workshop is suitable for beginners, hobbyists and for those who would like to improve their own mosaic skills. You will create a 15x15cm piece using the Direct Method Technique where the mosaic is created by glueing your tiles directly onto a wooden support. Workshop contents : - Introduction to the workshop and technique; - Selection of design and materials; - How to transfer/draw an image to prepare the creation of your mosaic; - How to cut and shape tiles using mosaic nippers; - Indirect technique: glueing your tiles on brown paper; - How to create a mosaic using Andamento (layout) technique - Complete and grout your mosaic. All designs are already provided by the tutor. If you wish to bring your own design it will need to be agreed upon with the tutor in advance. ** The course will run with a minimum of 2 people**

What's included in the price?

The workshop includes all mosaic materials & tools, a wooden frame, an apron to use and snacks and refreshments. Please bring your lunch with you.

Duration

7 hours (10:00am to 5:00pm)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts

Maker


Giulia Manzoni is an Italian Graduated Mosaicist from the Mosaic School of Spilimbergo (Italy) where she gained a complete mosaic education spanning from history and design to fabrication and installation. Now based in London, Giulia collaborated on numerous projects such as the floor restoration of the Victoria&Albert Museum. She is also involved in several bespoken mosaic projects and in mosaic teaching.

Venue

Cockpit Yard, Northington St, , London, Greater London, WC1N 2NP

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Public transport
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