Student Mosaics










 

TEACHING IN 2018


Tuesday Evening Mosaics

Blue Mountains Creative Arts Centre, cnr Hare and Moore St, Glenbrook

7 sessions, Tuesday evenings 6.30-9.30 beginning on 31st July

This fun and practical class is suitable for students of all levels.  If you've always wanted to learn to mosaic or wish to improve your existing skills, come and join us and make a mosaic for home or garden.  .The class is limited to 12 people. Online enrollment is open now, so book quickly to secure your place as this is a popular course and is often booked out.  Click here

If you prefer to enrol in person, this can be done at the centre on Saturday 28 th July, 10 am - 2 pm if places are still available,


Perth - Texture and Light 22/23 September 2018
Time: 9 - 5 both days
Where: Frendz Arts and Craft Supplies, Clarkson
Cost: $250 MAANZ members and $260 guests (includes some materials)

This course looks at creating visually exciting modern mosaic pieces working with cement-based adhesive (thin set). We look at the possibilities of working with texture, colour and light by exploring different laying styles and using a range of different materials using the direct method and working with tinted cement-based adhesive.  Colourants, substrates, hanging hardware and full notes are supplied but you will need to bring your own tools and materials.  

This workshop is not for beginners but rather aimed at people with some mosaic experience who wish to try new things and bring their work to a new level. This workshop aims to give attendees ideas, inspiration and techniques to create individual, original and vibrant modern mosaic art. Each participant will work towards a small hanging mosaic 25 cm x 25 cm  to their own design, suitable for either interior or exterior display. There is a maximum number of ten participants. 

Book now!  $100 non-refundable deposit secures your place.  Contact Dorothy: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Adventures in Italy - Perth - 21 September

We are planning a social evening/talk while I am in Perth.  I will tlak about my experiences at two international symposia in Italy hosted by Guilio Menossi where 10 invited artists created works to a theme.  There will be wine and nibbles and the opportunity to ask questions.  Email Dorothy to express your interest.  There will be a small charge. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Travelling to Teach 

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Book me for a Workshop or Presentation
I have extensive teaching and speaking experience and am happy to travel. In the last year or so I have taught workshops in the USA, Canada, UK, New Zealand, Perth, Canberra and Sydney and had several speaking engagements.  If you are interested in hosting a workshop, please contact me.  A booklet of course outlines in electronic form is available on request.
 
 Presentations or workshops on working with smalti are available in conjunction with Smalti Australia.
 
I am now living in the Lower Blue Mountains and I am happy to provide 1 to 1 or 1 to 2 customised mosaic sessions in my home studio for people either with some mosaic experience, or for experienced artists in other media who wish to explore mosaics.  If you are interested, contact me. 
 
 
 
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