Thank You Detroit!  The 2017 American Mosaic Summit Review

The Society of American Mosaic Artists held its 16th annual conference, The American Mosaic Summit, May 2-6, 2017 where 287 conference attendees enjoyed The Motor City—Detroit, Michigan! A huge THANK YOU went out to Joan Schwartz, Conference Chair, who was the driving force bringing SAMA to Detroit, along with Ruth Tyszka, Darcel Denau, and the ..

2016 American Mosaic Summit Program Announced!

The 2016 American Mosaic Summit – San Diego April 4-8, 2016, Hyatt Regency Mission Bay, San Diego, California SAMA is thrilled to announce the program details for the 15th Annual American Mosaic Summit, to be presented at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay, San Diego, California, April 4-8, 2016. As the longest running gathering of mosaic ..

SAVE THE DATE! American Mosaic Summit – San Diego, April 4-8, 2016!

Image: Kim Emerson, “Ocean Dances”, Sun Harbor Marina, San Diego, CA We are thrilled to announce that SAMA’s American Mosaic Summit will be returning to San Diego in April of 2016!  This won’t be a repeat of the incredible event held in 2009… it will be BETTER! We are working hard with new venue partners ..

2015 American Mosaic Summit In-Review
[rev_slider 2015AMS]   The Society of American Mosaic Artists held its 14th annual conference, The American Mosaic Summit, March 10-15, 2015 in the welcoming host city of Philadelphia, PA. Over 425 attendees from around the world came together in an atmosphere of conviviality, friendship, and renewal. The Mosaic Society of Philadelphia did an outstanding job ..

2015 SAMA Philly Conference Special Moments Gallery

A few selected special moments from the 2015 American Mosaic Summit, Philadelphia, PA at the Philadelphia Loews Hotel. All images by Tim Stassines.  Click on any image to begin slideshow

Why I’m a SAMA Member :: Margo Anton

Extroverted Tesserae Hound Seeks Like Minded Individuals by Margo Anton, Edmonton, Canada www.minervamosaics.com I came to mosaics just over a decade ago, and as an avid web surfer, I quickly happened upon Mosaic Artists Org, a Yahoo group forum devoted to all things mosaic.  In Canada, where I’m from, mosaic is not a particularly well-known medium.  ..

The collaborative efforts of several dedicated volunteers and SAMA staff has finally culminated in the mind-blowing program for the American Mosaic Summit – Seattle/Tacoma ’13!  We appreciate your patience while we finalized this highly anticipated program during the past few weeks.  We are working hard to ensure the process of registering in the SAMA Store (12 noon EST Dec. ..