Masterclass Mosaic Techniques
Crafting a beautiful mosaic takes time and effort. You need space to develop yourself as an artist and the necessary skills. It is impossible to learn everything there is to know all at once. Your basic skills need to be as good as they can get before you can proceed to the next level. Which is why this masterclass revolves around learning the proper techniques for creating a mosaic. We will cover the following techniques:
You will learn how to use different kinds of mosaic nippers. You will practise techniques such as clipping glass without loss of material and accurately cutting out triangles, circles, squares and other basic shapes. Practice increases you hand-eye coordination, a technique vital for making mosaic art.
Glass cutters technique
Learn how to operate a glass cutter properly.
Knowledge on mosaic materials
What materials are there and how do you use them? Mosaic material for inside, mosaic material for outside, colored glass, mirror glass, porcelain and more.
Knowledge about surfaces
What should you take into account when selecting a surface for your mosaic.
Knowledge on glues
Which kinds of glue are used in mosaic art? How does a particular type of glue hold out against different materials? These questions are answered and form the base of your skillset.
After a short presentation during which several examples are covered, you will learn everything about creating beautiful mosaic art. After the presentation it is time to get to work yourself, using a specially composed mosaic kit.
From the wide selection of mosaic studio Colorito you can choose whichever mosaic kit you like. Meanwhile Natasja Mulder will teach you everything about applying the above mentioned techniques.
Properly learned technique will stay with you for life. It inspires, motivates and leads to results.
Pay attention! The price includes the use of various tools, coffee/tea, but excludes materials. You purchase it in the studio. You cannot use your own materials.
You will recieve an email with a registration form that you return fully completed and signed for approval. Only fully completed and signed registration forms will be accepted.
After receiving the completed registration form you will receive an invoice regarding the prepayment of the tuition fee. The invoice must be paid within 7 days after invoice date. Only then you are certain that you can participate in the master class.