16TH DECEMBER – 1 DAY TASTER MOSAICS

£65.00

  • Places available: 6 per course
  • Course Duration: 1 Day
  • Cost: £65 per person per day
  • Age Range 10 yrs to adult
  • Level: Intermediate

Mosaics have never ceased to fascinate and engage many people across the ages.  Teach Me are now running a ONE DAY MOSAIC TASTER using the direct method of mosaics.  You will create a small sample piece which will be grouted by the end of the day.  You will also create a larger piece but this may need to be completed at home depending on the complexity of your design.  All boards, glue, tiles and tools are provided.  However, we will provide you with enough tiles and grout for you to finish if you run out of time during the day.  Mosaics are difficult to complete in one day as the adhesives need to dry completely.  You may wish to bring some broken china or other items to include in your work to add a personal touch. See booking page for course programme

EXAMPLE COURSE PROGRAMME:

  • 9.30– Introduction to Mosaics – learn about the tools, equipment and techniques you will be using during the course. The different methods –direct and indirect application, adhesives, backings etc. (on this course we will be using the direct method).
  • 10.00– Selecting your base piece and drawing out your design. Select your colours from mosaic tiles provided on the day.
  • 12.00– Lunch –  Buffet lunch & soft drink
  • 12.30– return to complete the first stage of your mosaic.
  • 2.00 – 2.10– Time for tea – short break to re charge and get a sugar rush with a nice cup of tea and biscuits.
  • 3.00– Back to the Terrassa! Get those tiles down.
  • 4.30 – Lets get messy!  Time to grout your sample piece.
  • 5.00– finish off and polish your sample piece.  Take away materials to complete your larger piece if not completed during the day.

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