mosaics

Mixed Media Mosaics

Ages: 13- Adult
Instructor: Lori Kay Farr
$110.00/members, $130.00/non-members

Mixed Media Mosaics will explore how to apply a variety of media to glass through the creation of multiple small mosaics. Students will learn the techniques used in combining painted substrates, collaging papers, and working with tempered clear glass. Discover how to create a variety of effects under clear and textured glass. Topics that will be addressed include hand-tinting thinset, using recycled materials, adding 3-D effects, and creating abstract mosaic designs. This class is designed for beginner-intermediate skill levels. If you are looking to add some new approaches and techniques to your mosaics, this is the class for you. While all supplies are included, students are encouraged to bring collage papers or recycled items to incorporate into their designs. Examples include: vintage books, sheet music, Legos, game pieces, and seashells.

Wednesdays | 6-8pm

Session I :
09/13/2017 - 10/18/2017 Wednesday 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Session II :
11/08/2017 - 12/13/2017 Wednesday 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Mosaics: The Joy of Breaking Glass

Ages: 13-Adult
Instructor: Lori Kay Farr
$110.00/members, $130.00/non-members

This class will teach the fundamentals of mosaic arts.  Learn how to create mosaics from a variety of media including ceramic, pottery, colored glass tiles and sheets.  Explore basic design principles, color theory, materials, and techniques.  Discover how to cut and shape tesserae using a variety of tools. This is a great class for beginners and intermediate students who want to further their skills in creating mosaics.  While all supplies are included, students may provide their own substrates and glass tiles if desired.

Session II :
11/07/2017 - 12/12/2017 Tuesday 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM