It’s the mosaic organisation with the catchy name and now is a good time to join up as it is the start of the Australian financial year. Only A$85 for LIFE MEMBERSHIP!!!!!!
They do a lot of community work with their Art from the Heart with the proceeds going towards the Starlight Children’s Foundation. You can find out the details of various exhibitions and competitions around Australia. Check out some examples of mosaics around Australia.
Did I say that life membership only costs $85??!
stuck down, originally uploaded by GeoWombats.
Mosaic: Yellow, originally uploaded by caribb.
Mosaic, originally uploaded by caribb.
I’m still oohing and ahhing over the smalti…
Mosaic: Quebec Flag, originally uploaded by caribb.
Glaze Coat High Build Epoxy Coating
This product was recommended on one of my mosaic mailing lists as a grout alternative for a mosaic tabletop using tempered glass. Can be used as a clear grout as it settles into the groutlines.
Anyone know what the Aussie equivalent is?
Seymour Stained Glass: grout
A few useful tips before you grout that glass tabletop masterpiece…
“My problem is that I cannot read the lists that are down the left hand side of the site as it is far too small. If I hold the mouse over the lines, a small window pops up with something and I can click on it I suppose – and the black printing on the green background does not show up clearly either.”
Anybody else have problems with the layout?
floor, ségou, originally uploaded by staffan.
When people say Manchester to me, my first thought is Coronation Street. And I’m talking Ina Sharples, Betty Turpin, Mrs Walker, Stan, Mavis and characters like that which probably date me rather badly.
If you mention Manchester and mosaic in the same breath then the next sentence probably should mention Afflecks Palace.
Take a look at this Manchester photoset and this Afflecks photoset for even more photos.
On my Lunch in Manchester City Centre, originally uploaded by jeffedoe.
And on the 6th day…, originally uploaded by welovepandas.
TileAfflecks1, originally uploaded by EllieJ.
TileAfflecks3, originally uploaded by EllieJ.
TileAfflecks4, originally uploaded by EllieJ.
But you don’t know where to start?
Try this site.