"Tesserae" is a term for any object used in creating a mosaic; for instance, vitreous tiles, stained glass, found objects, ceramic tiles, smalti, etc. Here's an overview of some materials you can use in your mosaics. Read all about it.
With prices going up and the possibility of tough economic times ahead, it may be more difficult to afford to buy things we’d really like to buy. So here are some ideas that may help you, a talented mosaic artist, get what you want in a few different ways.
In religious scenes, the hands are very important as they can represent prayer, holiness, gestures, and are often depicted holding items. So here's some examples and helpful ideas for the next time you need to mosaic hands.
Fiberglass mesh is a great way to create a mosaic. It is perfect for when you are creating a large mosaic and want to work over a flat surface that is indoors - like your studio. Here are the step-by-step instructions!
You have purchased a Skeew shape and will be using the Stakeable Kit to put your shape into your garden. You'll be really pleased when you see the finished mosaic! But before you mosaic your shape, please follow these steps to ensure you install your stakeable kit correctly.
Coasters are a great way to show off your mosaic skills and beautify your home. They are very functional so combining beauty and functionality is a win-win. Here are some easy tips on how to make your own. Fun!