Mosaics for Beginners

Learn how to create beautiful Mosaic panels - 4 weeks

  • Starts Jun 5
  • 240 Australian dollars
  • Darwin Languages Centre. 1 Nemarluk Drive, Ludmilla NT 0820

Service Description

What is it? This is a 4 week course every Saturday from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. Janie Andrews has created many mosaic projects over the last twenty years, both in the UK and in Australia. This course is a hands-on exploration into traditional and contemporary mosaic ideas and practices. We will bring your creative ideas to life through mosaics, so we recommend coming prepared with something that has inspired you! As a practical course, you will be using different techniques to cut and fix your own tiles into place as we provide ongoing feedback. 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.

Upcoming Sessions

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.

Contact Details

+61 0452 135 400

adult.shortcourses@education.nt.gov.au

Darwin Languages Centre. 1 Nemarluk Drive Ludmilla 0820, Darwin, NT