I see instructions on DIY and HGTV for crushing up used plates, cups, etc to make mosaics. I want to make a series of concrete stepping stones for my yard and I want to top them with mosaic patterns. How do you deal with the rounded surfaces of the ceramic pieces? My mom gave me […]
Glass in glass mosaics must be glued to the backing. Learn how to glue glass onto mosaic backing to make a glass mosaic in this free video lesson on mosaics. Expert: Ruth Starr Contact: www.RuthStarr.com Bio: Ruth majored in art at Northeastern University in Chicago. Her first professional art showing was in downtown Indianapolis when […]
are there schools for this? do i need a contractors license?
Hi I’m going a mirror and frame mosaic for my sisters’ birthday. I have got some ply and glued my mirror to it, now I want to mosaic a border around the edge. I have a 3cm border of ply to cover with tiles. I have lots of 1cm x 1cm vitreous glass tiles to […]
Learn how to adhere your mosaic tiles onto your wire mesh in this free video on making tile mosaics. Expert: Faith Schexnayder Contact: www.flatforkstudio.com Bio: Faith Schexnayder is an Austin based Artist, Designer and Sculptor.
Using a set of nippers, an expert shows how to cut glass pieces for a mosaic background in this free mosaic glass art instructional video. Get tips on artistic background patterns for mosaics! Expert: Gale Gassiot Bio: Gale Gassiot makes her own organic compost or “gardener’s black gold.” Other Related Mosaic Sites
i want to be more creative and its a bummer that i dont have the experience that some crafters my age have. is it something that comes natural or is it something you practice and learn with time. i would love to make amigurami or whatever its called or knit or sew. i love beading […]
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When I moved into my house the kitchen had a slate floor that was coming up all over the place. The joists are over-spanned and the person who installed the floor just put the tile right on plywood. It was doomed from the beginning. I have pulled up the tile with the intent of putting […]
I want to put mosaic tiles on the risers & treads of my outdoor steps, what would be a great adhesive for this that can withstand the elements of occasional rain, low temps & snow? Woud there be a problem if I started it now that it is cool in Maryland? Other Related Mosaic Sites
Us, Tile Newbies, wish to know what is the best way to keep our new tile floor clean. Mop N Glo, Floor steamer, or just plain water? Any recommendations from y’all will be greatly appreciated! They are flat Porcelain tile imitates the look and feel of stone/slate. (Item #:199547 Lowes) Other Related Mosaic Sites
Suppose you are making mosaic tiles from 3 types of stained glass. You need 6 square feet of glass for the project and you want there to be as much iridescent glass as red and blue glass combined. The cost of a sheet of glass having an area of 0.75 square foot is .50 for […]