Sparkling Jewel Mosaic Mirror with Angie Heinrich
Session 20: Thursday, April 25, 2019, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Price: $350 (Includes $75 Materials Fee)
Come join me for my Sparkling Jewel Mosaic Mirror class and walk away with a beautiful *finished* sparkling jewel to hang on your wall!
We work intensively with beads and glass tile to create a textural jewel of soothing symmetry. I will pass on the techniques I have honed over the past 20 years and through the thousands of pieces I have created using beads and glass tiles. All materials provided, including lots and lots of beads. Come create some joy with me!
This class is for all experience levels. Even those new to mosaics are able to create gorgeous mosaics in my class. I will give you instructions and guidance that will ensure your success. See artwork created in my workshop over the years here: http://tinyurl.com/zetamari-classes.
You will learn:
- The types of beads to use and where to buy them
- How to use transparent vs opaque beads
- The best adhesives to use for beads
- How to apply beads with ease and precision!
- How to use beads and tile together to create an intricate look and feel
- Tips and tricks on keeping everything straight, precise, and professional looking
- Cutting techniques for lines of precision
- How to grout a highly textured mosaic
- Design and color considerations
- How to install mirror glass & hanging hardware
Angie Henrich has been creating and teaching mosaics in Seattle, Washington since 1998 as Zetamari Mosaics. She creates and teaches to bring beauty and joy into the world. She believes that creating an environment that inspires a sense of well-being and joy is vitally important to the way we view and engage in our world. It starts at home and our belief in our ability to create that space for ourselves. She teaches to inspire one’s belief in their ability to create beauty and joy in their life. There’s something magical that happens when a student is in awe of what they are able to create. She presents her work to the world in 80+ handmade galleries throughout the U.S. and has had the honor of teaching over 500 students. Zetamari.com
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