Tag Archives: tiles

Mosaic enhances bathroom interior

I recently converted a bathroom wall covered in beige coloured travertine tiles and replaced the travertine with mosaic glass tiles. Only the wall in the picture was covered in glass tiles whilst the rest of the bathroom was covered in a beautiful, light marble tile. The renovation really improved the bathroom interior and gave it […]

Sauna mosaic ceramic tiles

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. […]

My mosaic featured in Craftwise magazine

Mosaic in Craftwise magazine

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 […]

Young student mosaic beginner class

Young mosaic master in the making

I recently had the privilege of having some young future mosaic masters in the class. The girls had apparently been wanting to do a mosaic class for ages, and have been interested in mosaic for some time. They had a brilliant morning having cake and tea and doing their projects together. A reminder to sign […]

Blue mosaic mirror

This mirror was a commission for a client, measuring 1000mm x 600mm. The design was for mainly organic leafy and circular-shaped tiles to be used in the design with sprinklings of mirror and glass drop lines running across the frame. Most of the organic shapes were made out of different blue ceramic tiles, some with different […]

New mosaic house numbers

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. .

New stone mirror mosiac

This is a bathroom with 2 mirrors that I recently completed in a home in Wynberg, Cape Town. The room is cool and light with creamy colors, so I made the mirrors to suit the theme of the house. This is part of my stone mirror series, and the mirrors work really well for porches, […]

New mosaic star complete


I recently completed this small wall panel for a client. She absolutely loved it and is going to hang it on a wall at home in the UK. Please have a look at my portfolio page for more ideas and contact me at ruarkmosaicart@gmail.com or use my contact form on my Contact page if you would like […]


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