The members of SAMA offer a wide variety of educational options in the United States and around the world. Mosaic enthusiasts of any ability or level of experience will find something of interest. Students should contact instructors directly for up-to-date course listings.
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|Mosaics 1- Using Found and Personal Items
|Blue Raven Art School
|See website for ongoing schedule and fees.
Have you kept personal mementos that you can’t bear to part with? Do you collect cool, interesting objects like metal buttons, tie clips, broken jewelry, etc.? All of these materials can be given a new life in a personal mosaic. In this class, you will create a small (< 8”) mosaic, using your found and personal items. You will learn a basic DIRECT METHOD glass mosaic technique, including: How to prepare a substrate, when to use different adhesives for different materials, how to grout your mosaic, and how to display it. This class is primarily for beginners or for any artist that wants to try a new medium. Includes use of tools, small substrate, and adhesives. Students will receive email from instructor in the week before class on what they need to bring.
ADVANCED USERS - I provide more advanced tasks for returning students. Also, special substrates are available for purchase.
Two sessions; total class time 5 hours. Visit the website for dates, times, and fees.
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.