Mosaics

In this introductory workshop to the art of mosaics, you will learn how to make designs, safely break tiles using specialized tools, mix grout (cement), and create full mosaic pieces. You will work on a personal project with a design of your own. At the end of this course, you will take home a self-made piece and knowledge of how to make many more!

What you will learn in this workshop:

  • How to conceptualize and design your own mosaic piece from start to finish

  • How to safely use appropriate tools to break and cut tilling materials such as ceramic tile, glass, or mirror

  • How to safely mix and apply grouting, colorant and cement

  • How to experiment with several mosaic application techniques to achieve desired effects and complete your design

Required supplies:

  • Ruler*

  • Sketchbook*

  • Pencil*

  • Gloves

  • Safety goggles

  • Items marked with an asterisk are available for purchase in Fleisher’s school store. Members receive a 10% discount on art supply purchases.