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|Mosaic Mandala Design|
|Luna Mosaic Arts|
|January 26-27, 2019|
Skill Level: Intermediate, or with some basic mosaic experience
January 26-27, 2019
In this fascinating and challenging course, participants will learn intriguing facts about sacred geometry, nature and art, the Golden Ratio, and elements of mandala design. (Mandalas are round geometric designs, with individual, spiritual, cultural or religious significance.) The techniques we will learn were used and understood by our Byzantine predecessors, and will give each of us the ability to create beautiful works of geometric mosaic art.
Each student will receive their own design tool kit, put together by Dianne specifically for workshop participants. Participants will learn how to effectively use compasses, protractors and calipers to expand
Materials will be provided, although participants are welcome to bring items from home if they choose. Many students like to bring a "focal point" for the center of their mandala. Something between
Each participant will leave the workshop with enhanced design abilities, a different view of the universe we live in, and the tools and knowledge to create beautiful mosaic mandala designs on their own.
SAMA members who are enrolled at the Professional, Corporate, or Patron levels who wish to list their classes here can enter information in the Member Portal, “Website Forms” page.