300+ Mosaic Tips, Techniques, Templates and Trade Secrets

300+ Mosaic Tips, Techniques, Templates and Trade Secrets

by Bonnie Fitzgerald
     
 


With information gleaned from years of working for and studying with professional mosaic artists from around the world, this comprehensive guide provides essential information for creating beautiful mosaics that survive the elements and stand the test of time. Offering hundreds of valuable design and construction tips, diagrams, simple step-by-step directions, and… See more details below

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With information gleaned from years of working for and studying with professional mosaic artists from around the world, this comprehensive guide provides essential information for creating beautiful mosaics that survive the elements and stand the test of time. Offering hundreds of valuable design and construction tips, diagrams, simple step-by-step directions, and photographs, the book explains how to create professional, stylish, and technically skilled mosaics. It contains clear instructions for the most commonly used mosaic methods, tips for avoiding potential pitfalls, and an easy-to-navigate technical guide with advice from master mosaicists on selecting the materials, tools, and techniques best suited to any mosaic project. Beginners, hobbyists, and professional artists alike will make the leap from mediocre to majestic mosaics with this understandable, uniquely organized reference.

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"Packed with handy time saving tips, technical knowledge, and step-by-step photos, this essential how-to book is perfect for the mosaic enthusiast! Whether you are a beginner or advanced artist, easy preparation, quick fixes, and a variety of techniques will help aid you in your next design."
— "Crafts 'n Things" (April 2013)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570765568
Publisher:
Trafalgar Square
Publication date:
09/26/2012
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
212,589
Product dimensions:
9.50(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.50(d)

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