Black & white Roman style figural mosaic in a day!

Black & white style This is a result of the 4th & 5th day of the Mosaic Masterclass I took at the King’s College in London this August. We were tasks with recreating our version of the black and white figural mosaics which was very popular throughout the Roman period in Italy. For the basis …

London School of Mosaic

Today I wanted to tell you about a place that has somehow become close and dear to my heart: the Southbank Mosaics and their initiative London School of Mosaic. Southbank Mosaics is a non-profit organisation based in the crypt of St John’s Church near London’s Southbank. It runs an open studio and …

Mosaic Masterclasses – Hammer & Hardie (Day 1)

Mosaic Masterclasses in London It has been a few weeks now but I finally want to write a few words about the training I took towards the end of July this year: King’s Collage Mosaic Masterclasses. Over a week we have looked into various techniques of cutting, setting and fixing …

Sticky Stick – Mosaic Assistant has arrived in the UK!

Sticky Stick – has arrived in the UK The day has come that Sticky Stick Mosaic Assistant is finally available in the UK. It has been widely popular among mosaic artists in US and today we have Sticky Stick in stock in the UK. Shipping time is 1 day, delivery about 1 to 2 …

‘Wild Geckos’ Mosaic

This is one of the first mosaics I have ever created. The ‘Wild Geckos’ mosaic is based roughly on Wild Geckos blog logo and the ubiquitous yin–yang symbol that holds its roots in Taoism. The yin, the dark swirl, is associated with shadows, femininity, and the trough of a wave; the yang, the light …