The Complete Practical Guide to Mosaics
Over 743 colour photographs
Over 108 illustrations
Over 62 projects
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|Number of Pages||256|
|Size(mm)||297 x 228mm|
|ISBN||1 84477 352 3|
|Category||lifestyle, crafts & decorating|
Over 60 creative projects with easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions
Over 920 colour illustrations, inclusing 740 specially-taken photographs
Ideas for inside and out, using different materials, from colourful sea-washed glass to smooth pebbles and brilliant mirrored tiles
Inspirational photography of the work of contemporary mosaic artists and the faded beauty of ancient mosaics
Explores materials, from translucent glass tiles and fabulous coloured smalti to broken ceramics and mirrored glass
This inspirational and practical book features the fascinating and inspiring work of contemporary artists with clear step-by-step projects for anyone to try. It takes a look at materials, from translucent glass tiles and fabulous coloured smalti to broken ceramics and mirrored glass and explains how to use them.
This delightful book reveals how this enduring medium can bring style, colour and texture to both home and garden. All the techniques are covered in detail, and there are essential tips for using colour and texture when designing.
Practical instructions for over 60 individual projects include detailed step-by-step photographs, which make it easy for anyone to make colourful mosaics for their home.
Helen Baird is a fine arts graduate who makes various styles of mosaics for numerous clients including Liberty in London, as well as selling work privately. She is also a successful artist and illustrator.
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