Deb Dodd drew upon this image in responding to a Day in a Week of My Life - Day 1 - B&W Challenge recently. If you would like to find out more about the processes Deb uses to complete cup stack wall hangings, check out this post from on her 'Deb Dodd Mosaics' site..
There are many other process oriented projects on the 'Deb Dodd Mosaics' Facebook page, a terrific resource for beginning mosaic artists looking for inspiration.
Deb's BYO Mosaic workshop in Gallery 2 on Sunday 17th September had a wonderful atmosphere.
Deb has scheduled another workshop on Sunday October 29th from 10 to 2 pm. Further details, including materials list, can be downloaded below.
'Have you had a mosaic project in mind for years and/or have been collecting tiles, broken crockery/glass and bits and pieces but haven't known where and how to start your project? Bring your project base, ideas, tiles and other bits and pieces and I will help get you started.'
Thursday 30th June 10.30 am - 2.00 pm $35 pp
Sunday 10th July 10.30 am - 2.00 pm $35 pp
Sunday 11th July 10.30 - 12.00 pm $10 pp & grout costs
Enquiries and bookings to Deb 0418252715, email@example.com or book directly at NEA. Bookings essential.
NEA artisans were actively involved in a 'Meet the Maker' market place in the space next to the NEA building during the 'Wall to Wall' festival. There was a hub of activity throughout the festival at the Mosaic tent, where Deb had prepared a 'sampler table' as a taster experience for community members to develop skills in making mosaics. People left after spending at least an hour developing their mosaic 'tile' on the table' feeling quite proud of it - but have not seen the final product. It has been grouted and is currently located in the courtyard behind the events room. It looks very colourful, has a mosaic'd 2016 on it and over time will find its own place at NEA.
Learn the direct method of mosaics using glazed ceramic tiles
Saturday 18th June 10.30am – 2.30pm for creating and then return on Sunday 19th June 1pm –2.30pm for grouting
$55 per person
All materials supplied to complete a mosaic indoor wall hanging approx. 30cm x 30cm
Enquiries and bookings to Deb 0418252715 firstname.lastname@example.org or book directly at NE.A. Bookings essential.
No experience necessary. Suitable for all ages (children younger than 12yrs should be accompanied by an adult and those under 8 may require adult assistance)
Maximum 8 participants per session.
BYO lunch. Tea and coffee provided.
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