Here are a few more pictures of the recent mosaic beginner classes I held in Noordhoek, Cape Town with a group of lovely ladies from Pharma Dynamics. Students can gently challenge themselves with a project according to what they want to get out of the class. Projects are easy to do and class is in […]
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 […]
Below is a close up of the design for a mosaic bathroom floor I installed recently. The design objective was to create elements of moving water and specifically the colors South Africa’ s sea water on the Cape coastline.
This is a close up of the mosaic glass tiles I am currently working with. All the colors have been specifically chosen to match an existing 80 year old floor mosaic that I am renovating. The existing older glass tiles of the floor are all hand cut squares and none are the same color or […]
Mosaic tiles in bathrooms are becoming more and more popular. The small glass tiles add a modern look and feel to your bathroom interior. They can be used to create a elegant & bespoke backsplash or be used to cover the interior bathroom wall. Instead of doing a potentially costly renovation, consider just retiling certain […]
My next project – Maintenance of this beautiful mosaic floor, discovered under a carpet after lying hidden for more than half a century. The mosaic coat of arms was uncovered in the Rex Trueform building in Victoria road, Salt River, Cape Town. The mosaic is in the shape of a large 10 meter diameter circle […]
Great news! Cape Town will be featured on the special 80th anniversary edition of the famous board game, Monopoly. The chosen cities won through a international vote. Exciting news for the mother city. Well done to everyone who voted for Cape Town.
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. […]