Now in a new edition, this stylish and simple guide shows how to create colourful, original designs, and it includes over 80 step-by-step photographs and a selection of stunning finished pieces.
Eight innovative easy-to-follow projects show the beginner how to create a range of mosaics, from a colourful table top and crazy-paving flower pots to a beautiful clock embellished with beads and stunning bathroom panels. Each project is accompanied by a design template, and clear step-by-step photographs. A selection of striking mosaic items are included to inspire readers to create their own original decorative objects, three dimensional forms and panels. This book offers a rich source of practical advice and inspiration - and all the information you need to get started!
About the Author
About Alison:Alison studied at Leeds University and went on to work as a designer in the textile industry and lecturer in surface pattern. She now designs and makes mosaic for Zantium and manages the craft courses programme at Zantium Studios. About Peter:Graduating from London’s Royal College of Art in 1994, Peter worked originally as an illustrator specialising in children’s books and wildlife subjects. Clients included Ladybird Books Dorling Kindersley and the Natural History Museum in London. He now works as a mosaic and mural artist for Zantium and teaches the mosaic courses at Zantium Studios.