Making Mosaics with Found Objects


Author: Mara Wallach
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811744270
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 116
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Make mosaics on any surface--mirrors, tables, chairs, picture frames, bowls, switch plate covers, wooden shoes, and more.

Making Mosaics

15 Stylish Projects from Start to Finish
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781616739089
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: N.A
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A complete mosaic course in one book! Making Mosaics offers both the "basics" of the craft, as well as 15 attractive projects to create. The "Getting Started" section clearly outlines the materials and tools used in the projects, including vitreous glass and unglazed ceramic tiles, as well as how-to techniques for nipping tiles, prepping surfaces, laying tile and grouting. The 15 projects were designed to offer variety in style, materials, and skill level. Projects include: plaques, planters, tea trays, trivets, trinket boxes and more. Simple step-by-step instructions and large how-to photos ensure a crafter's success. Within each project, important details are shown with close-up photos for added clarity. Artist's tips provide professional guidance and alternative design ideas for most projects. Highlights: Mosaic is an art form that can be enjoyed by the beginner as well as the serious professional. Projects appeal to all levels of ability, including easy starter pieces for those just learning the craft. Contains large step-by-step photos with added close-up shots of detailed techniques. Contains inspirational photos with alternative designs. Includes pattern templates for most projects. Includes a source list for products & supplies.

Making Mosaics

Designs, Techniques & Projects
Author: Leslie Dierks
Publisher: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781402715044
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
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A course on creating colorful mosaics with bits of pottery, stone, and grout or mortar features instructions for twelve mosaic projects, including birdhouses, frames, planters, lamps, and plaques

Creative Garden Mosaics

Dazzling Projects & Innovative Techniques
Author: Jill MacKay
Publisher: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781579905996
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 159
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Offers instructions for twenty-two mosaic garden objects, including a latern, tabletop, birdbath, garden shrine, and flowerpots.

Mixed-Media Mosaics

Techniques and Projects Using Polymer Clay Tiles, Beads & Other Embellishments
Author: Laurie Mika
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1600612156
Category: Art
Page: 128
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Imagine beautiful mosaic pieces with tiles that you easily create yourself! Mixed-Media Mosaics offers a fresh, new approach to a traditional art form. By making your own tiles from polymer clay, you control the size, shape, color and even the texture, resulting in beautiful finished pieces that include tabletops, boxes, jewelry and shrines. In addition to learning traditional tiling techniques such as working with grout and cutting glass tile, you'll also explore creative options for personalizing tiles: • Discover the magic of mica powders and the regal look they can give to mosaics • Learn quick and easy ways of adding paint to handcrafted and commercial tile • See how easy it is to create molds and cast your own relief tiles • Find ways to add personal meaning to your work with the addition of text tiles • Experiment with the addition of beads, jewelry and other embellishments by embedding them right into the tile! Whether you'd like to complete a mosaic tabletop for your patio, a jewelry box as a special gift, or simply experiment with jewelry, you'll find the inspiration you seek in Mixed-Media Mosaics. Start creating your custom mosaic pieces today.

Marvelous Mosaics for Home & Garden


Author: George W. Shannon,Pat Torlen
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781895569728
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
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Make beautiful pieces of mosaics for your home and garden with broken china, glittering glass jewels, shimmering mirrors, smooth stones, sea worn shells and other found objects.

Making Mosaics


Author: Beatrice Lewis,Leslie McGuire
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780877494201
Category: Mosaics
Page: 191
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Designing and making mosaics


Author: Virginia Gayheart Timmons
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: N.A
Category: Art
Page: 143
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Mosaic: Finding Your Own Voice


Author: N.A
Publisher: Brit Hammer
ISBN: 9081266942
Category: Mosaicists
Page: 199
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Perdido y encontrado


Author: Oliver Jeffers
Publisher: Fondo De Cultura Economica USA
ISBN: 9789681677596
Category: Comics & Graphic Novels
Page: 32
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Un niño encuentra un pingüino extraviado en la entrada de su casa. Al verlo solo y triste decide ayudarlo a encontrar el camino de regreso a su hogar. Tras mucho investigar, averigua que los pingüinos habitan en el Polo Norte y busca la forma de llevarlo allí. Durante el viaje descubre que la soledad no es lo mismo que la nostalgia del hogar.

The Encyclopedia of Crafts


Author: Laura Torbet
Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons/Reference
ISBN: N.A
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 3
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An alphabetical listing of facts about design terms, patterns, tools, materials, and the history and techniques of fifty crafts

Turquoise Mosaics from Mexico


Author: Colin McEwan,Andrew Middleton
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822339243
Category: Art
Page: 96
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This history of Mexican mosaics, distinct from Greek or Roman mosaics in that they are portable objects rather than architectural ornamentation, offers insight into Mesoamerican cosmogony, religious ritual, politics, trade, societal composition, and other

Marlik

The Complete Excavation Report
Author: Ezat O. Negahban,ʻIzzat Allāh Nigāhbān
Publisher: UPenn Museum of Archaeology
ISBN: 9780924171321
Category: Excavations (Archaeology)
Page: 408
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The Royal Cemetery at Tepe Marlik was excavated in one incredible 14-month season. The 53 intact tombs contained a fabulous array of precious metal vessels, jewelry, sculpture, weapons, and other artifacts. The gripping tale of these excavations and a detailed report of the excavation and the artifacts from the burials is presented in these two lavishly illustrated volumes. University Museum Monograph, 87

A syllabus for art education


Author: Ronald H. Silverman
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Art
Page: 236
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Learning about Art

A Practical Approach
Author: Ronald H. Silverman
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Art
Page: 310
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Developing and evaluating art curricula specifically designed for disadvantaged youth

final report
Author: Ronald H. Silverman,Ralph Hoepfner
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Education
Page: 89
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Making Garden Ornaments

Pretty and Practical Accessories to Make
Author: N.A
Publisher: Lorenz Books
ISBN: 9780754804611
Category: Gardening
Page: 64
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This pretty and practical collection of over 20 projects shows you how to stamp your individual style on the external space surrounding your home.

Buddha Mind in Contemporary Art


Author: Jacquelynn Baas,Mary Jane Jacob
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520243460
Category: Art
Page: 280
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The relationships between Buddhist practice and the contemporary arts are explored in essays by writers from a range of disciplines and in interviews with influential artists in this timely, multifaceted volume, with contributions by Maya Lin, Stephen Batchelor, Bill Viola, Arthur Danto, and others.

Complete Craft

Making Beautiful Projects at Home
Author: Katherine Sorrell
Publisher: Thunder Bay Press (CA)
ISBN: 9781592230655
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 333
View: 1099
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Complete Craft contains over 60 unique projects, each specially devised by a leading practitioner in the field to be easily completed at home. Stunning photography and clear step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to achieve the best results, no matter the level of the crafter's experience. All the projects, from table linen and jewelry to handbags and bowls, are practical as well as desirable and while many of the techniques are traditional, the results are fresh, elegant, and contemporary.