I recently completed the installation of the missing section on a very special 80-year-old mosaic floor in an iconic heritage building. Here I take you through the fabrication process and finally to installation: The missing portion of the mosaic was removed a very long time ago by someone to make place for a carpet to wipe […]
I spotted another lovely entrance way on one of our family meanderings this past Sunday. Doorways and entrance ways do say a lot about their inhabitants and perhaps their habits. This doorway was naturally slightly overgrown, not too manicured or trimmed. Which is the way I like them, personally. Mother nature, allowed to be herself…
I discovered this amazing log coffee table on Instagram. I love the color and effect created by the raw wood. The wooden pieces stack closely together for a nice mosaic like effect…basically, I want one! Instagram image credit: @mark_tuckey
I am busy preparing the ceramic tiles for the background of a Sauna mosaic commission. The mosaic will consist of a large Lotus flower in crystal glass with the ceramic tiles forming the background. This mosaic will be installed on a 5 square meter wall and cement bench inside a large residential sauna in Constantia, Cape Town. […]
We recently walked past these beautiful garage doors on a Sunday stroll. I love looking at the colors, designs of garages, doors and entrance ways. If you enjoy news on mosaics and design, please follow our blog here.
I recently installed the second part of a large bathroom commission. The shower part has already been installed in the bathroom. The client requested the bathroom interior to be decorated with special crystal glass mosaic tiles. The whole mosaic was handmade and it took over 100 hours to manufacture and 40 man hours to install. […]
Ruark du Toit Mosaic Art is a small company that does the design & installation of residential & commercial mosaic work. Our client is busy rebuilding her home in Cape Town, South Africa and commissioned Ruark du Toit Mosaic Art to design a mosaic floor, according to her specifications with an abstract marine theme. They specialize in mosaicing […]