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Use Your Creativity to Make a Mosaic Picture Frame

A family photograph shows gap-toothed young smiles; shadow of age and celebration of a new born, with the absence of someone moving on. Photograph is an everlasting asset that grows in significance and worth with time. 268 more words


Quilting in Glass

For many years when people would ask me if I quilted like my mother did, I would respond, “I quilt in glass.” I’d go on to explain that like a quilter, I would cut bigger pieces of glass and tile into smaller shapes and then place the pieces together in a certain pattern or design. 605 more words


My first mosaic project

One of the things on my bucket list has been to do mosaics. For years I’ve been saving our old, broken, chipped dishes. My mother has even given me some of her broken plates knowing that someday I would make mosaics. 77 more words


Dropping Weight: Notes on My Great Art Giveaway

In the midst of my KonMari decluttering, I wondered what to do with some of my mosaic art. Diverse pieces created between 2007 and 2012 had not sold when I actively engaged with this medium. 858 more words

Spiritual Practice

Mosaic Masterpieces!

Under the guidance of art instructor Sharon Lombardi, some CEP students created gorgeous mosaic pieces during a Summer I elective course. Students learned how to sketch out initial designs on paper, and to select the colors to be used in their designs. 70 more words

Old Building, New Designs

For those of you who do not know,  Austin Mosaic Guild members show work year-round in the front windows of Kruger’s Jewelers at 8th and Congress in Austin. 224 more words


Mosaic Progress

While Bea was working on her art journal yesterday, I was making progress on my mosaic!

Do you remember when I was in New Zealand and fell in love mosaics at The Giant’s House? 210 more words