Susan Wechsler – Experience Mixed Media Mosaics 101

Duration of Class: One Day (6 Hours) // Medium: Mixed Media Mosaics // Skill Level: All

Cost: $240-$270

Description

Go beyond just tile and grout and experience an intro to mosaics unlike any other. In this 101 one day course you’ll learn not only the basics of traditional mosaics—you’ll also learn Susan’s unique mixed media mosaic technique. You’ll walk away with a keepsake that preserves your treasures and something beautiful for your home that displays your creative voice.

Techniques

• How to create a “palette” from discarded treasures/bric-a-brac/found materials
• Mixing unusual materials together into a mosaic to create unique texture and design
• Grouting your finished piece

Gallery

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Day

Day 1 (8/2/19)

Class Size

Min # of students: 5
Max # of students: 15

Supply List

Provided by Instructor:
  • Choice from 3 substrates: heart, hamsa, and square
  • Choice of materials from an extensive selection collected over decades
  • Glue
  • Grout
Kit Fee: $50 per student (payable to instructor at class time)

NOTE: Susan provides everything from the kit, but it is nice to bring some items you’ve personally collected to further personalize your piece. Examples: old family jewelry, gems, china, plastic toys, strands of beads, shells, etc.

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