Internal links to mosaic information and pages on how to make a mosaic
Mosaic Art Pages
- Mosaic Portraits: Examples of mosaic portraits with a discussion of how to create photo-realistic images in mosaic.
- Mixed-Media Mosaic: Examples of mixed-media mosaic artwork with a discussion of the significance and the process of creating it.
- Mosaic Backsplashes: Examples and instructions for creating mosaic backsplashes and counter tops as well as shower mosaics.
- Inspiring Mosaic Art: Inspiring examples of mosaic art that can be learned from and enjoyed.
- Fun Mosaic Art: Examples of mosaic art that are fun and whimsical without being cute in a tired sort of way.
- Glass Mosaic Tile Art: Examples of customer artwork made with glass mosaic tile.
- Mosaic Fireplace: How to make mosaic fireplace surrounds with examples.
- Floor Mosaics: Example of a mosaic medallion under construction with a discussion of floor mosaics laid out on fiberglass mesh.
- Mosaic Artists Gallery: An illustrated list of mosaic artists and their websites.
- Displaying Mosaic Art: Examples and information about how to display a mosaic.
- Mosaic Art Openings: Shows by mosaic artists at fine art gallery.
- Mosaic as a Fine Art: Some thoughts about why mosaic is under-represented as a fine art, particularly in North America.
How To Mosaic and Mosaic Instructions
Choosing Your Project
- Getting Started
- Mosaic Patterns: How to find mosaic patterns.
- Mosaic Art Project Ideas: Trivets, mirrors, plaques, ornaments and other mosaic projects.
- Indoors or Outdoors?
- Ideal Mosaic Surfaces: What kind of surface should I mosaic on?
- Outdoor Mosaics: How to make durable outdoor mosaic artwork.
- Outdoor Mosaic Art Project: A case study with WIP photos.
- Mosaic Sculptures: How to make a found-object sculpture.
- Concrete Sculptures: How to make a concrete mosaic base.
Making Your Mosaic
- Getting The Right Tools and Materials
- Tile Estimator: Use this to ensure you get the right amount of tile.
- Mosaic Tools and Supplies: Tool and supply overview.
- Mosaic Glues: Choose the right kind of adhesive for your project.
- Let’s Make a Mosaic
- Fiberglass Mesh: How to use fiberglass mesh for installations.
- How To Grout Mosaics: Choosing grout and grouting your mosaic.
- How to use Thinset: Using thinset mortar for detailed mosaic art.
- Mosaic Mailboxes: How to mosaic your mailbox.
- Mosaic FAQs: Frequently asked questions about mosaic art.
Finding and Buying Mosaic Supplies
- Recycled Mosaic Art: How to find and used re-purposed and recycled mosaic materials in a responsible way.
- Cheap Mosaic Tile: This lists sources of improvised mosaic tile and explains why vitreous glass tile is the best value for mosaic art.
- Millefiori: An explanation of how Millefiori is made and how it can be used in mosaic art.
- Glass Gems and Marbles: Information about the different types of glass gems and glass marbles.
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- Children’s Mosaic Crafts: How to make camp or school mosaics for children easy.
- Flat-Rate Shipping: Information about our cheapest shipping options.
- Grout Problems: How to fix or avoid common problems with grouting.
- Money Orders: How to pay via Money Order.
- Illustrated Mosaic Books: A review of some books about mosaic art.
- Loose Glass Mosaic Tile: Some of our product lines come as bags full of loose tile for rapid installation.
- Mosaic Art Openings: Upcoming and past mosaic exhibits.
- Mosaic Tile Gifts: Gift ideas for the mosaic artist in your life.
- Mosaic Tool and Supply Info: Information about the most commonly used tools and supplies.
- Paper versus Mesh mounted tile: Information about paper and mesh mounted tiles.
- Visual Product Line Navigation: Browse our catalogue by picture.
- Illustrated Mosaic Books: How-to instructional books with inspiring pictures of contemporary mosaic art.