Mosaics for Beginners

Learn how to create beautiful Mosaic panels - 4 weeks

  • Starts 24 Jul
  • 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.

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