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Beginners Mosaic - 3 Weeks

Learn the fundamentals of mosaic art with Janie! 3 Saturdays.

  • Started 17 Feb
  • 190 Australian dollars
  • Darwin Adult Short Courses

Course Outline

3 Saturdays: 17th and 24th Feb and Saturday 2nd March 1-4p.m In this introductory course, students will gain confidence to complete a small mosaic on a 45cm x 45cm surface provided by the course. Students can also decide to bring something small from home that they'd like to mosaic, please reach out by email to adult.shortcourses@education.nt.gov.au if unsure. This is an excellent introduction to creating mosaics for your home or for gifts. Janie will provide helpful information on the variety of mosaic applications and instructions on completing these. Bring along ideas for your design. Tools are supplied by the course. A certain range of tiles will also be supplied. Participants may supplement these supplied tiles with others that they may bring with them. Students are encouraged to source designs prior to attending this course. What will I learn? • Learn how to turn inspiration into a mosaic design • Prepare mosaic base • Understand the relationship between design and textures • Transfer your design to base • Prepare, cut and fix tiles to base • Receive mentoring as your work towards completion of mosaic • Practice finishing techniques such as grouting, cleaning and polishing About your teacher Janie Andrews is a painter, textile and mosaic artist with over 30 years of experience of running her own company to create one off special artworks through commissions, residencies and for exhibitions. Janie enjoys sharing her skills through workshops with people from many walks of life and spends a lot of time as a Visiting Artist to facilitate and create special artworks with artists and communities both remote and urban. For a seniors discount of 10% use coupon code SENIOR at check out - ID will be checked at class register. Have you missed out on enrolling in this course? Just send us an email and we might be able to help you.


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Cancellation Policy

CANCELLATION AND REFUNDS Please choose carefully as course fees will not be refunded to participants who are unable to attend the course due to changes in personal circumstances or work commitments. Course fees will not be refunded once confirmation and/or commencement of the course has occurred. ​In the event of a serious illness, you may request to transfer to the following term. A full refund of course fees will be paid if the advertised course does not proceed. Participants will be advised if a class does not have the minimum number of students to commence.


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