A mosaic project of mine, featuring a mosaic in support of the Rhino Action Group Effort, was recently featured in a top craft magazine, Craftwise, along with 11 other fellow mosaic artists. The Mosaic Association of South Africa regularly creates competitions for its members to participate in and the challenge was to create a a […]
This is my latest mosaic house number commission in progress. My client, Angela, requested a number 13, house number in Heritage green with a lighter background, using different greens and mirror pieces to make the numbers stand out. My house numbers can be tailor-made to suit the colour scheme of the home they will be […]
Things are progressing well with the installation of the 2 mosaic floor logos at Wynberg Girls’ Junior School. I started early on a Sunday morning with an assistant, prepping, cleaning the surface area and laying both pieces down in the cement floor. The weather has played along very nicely, even though there was a chance […]
I have started planning my latest house number commission for the front gate of a holiday home nestled in the lovely Breede River Valley. I am using River Glass mosaic tiles due to their waterproof nature and colour suitability. After careful planning and layout, I am ready to start laying tiles on the mesh using […]
Here is my latest mosaic commission completed. These house numbers are hand cut out of wood and mosaic done in ceramic yellow, orange and mirror tile pieces, and grouted with a dark grey grout. If you are interested in doing mosaic, this would be a very easy, fun and straightforward mosaic to do. .
The photos below of the Lesedi mosaic house sign are the first of a short series of photos showing how to design a house number or house name mosaic and decorate it with the tiles of your choice. It is relatively simple and lots of fun to make a mosaic. The first thing you will […]