In this mosaic course you will learn the basics and essential notion of the Mosaika style to be able to create your own projects.
Ona week end or on 2 consecutive weekdays. Materials are included.
Localisation of the course: 5445 De Gaspé, Mile End, in Montreal.
Warning: Last places available!
Availability date: 0000-00-00
In this mosaic course, you will learn the concepts and techniques of the professional mosaic. With the help of an art-teacher, you will realize a mosaic of 8 inches by 8 inches from a subject you choose. You will have at your disposal a large collection of patterns and designs among which you may choose. Also, you can work from your own drawing (subject to the approval of the Professor).
This mosaic course is divided in two parts: approximately two hours are devoted to an introduction; then, you will learn and implement entire techniques to create your first mosaic. During the classes you will go through the following topics: introduction - history - choosing a project, selection and use of mosaic tools (pliers, cut-tile, cement pallets, etc.), choice of material (ceramic tiles, smalti, millefiori, etc.), preparation of the work surface, cut and placement of the tiles (various techniques), working with colours and forms, choice of shades of cement, transfer and installation (various techniques for interior and exterior mosaics).
Materials used included: Ceramic tiles and smalti, millefiori of your choice, and all the equipment installation.
Prerequisites: This course is open to all. Each participant is followed individually according to his level.
Schedules of the courses:
The course is taught at 5445 De Gaspé, Mile End, in Montreal
The tariff of the course is (taxes are to be added):
Material is included.
|Borough||Le Plateau-Mont-Royal / Mile-End|
|Address||5445 De Gaspé|
|Proposed schedules||Wednesday and Thursday / 2 Saturdays|
|Sessions during which the course is offered||all years long|
|Number of weeks (for each session)||1|
|Duration - hours (for each session)||10|
|Tariff per session (without taxes)||$185|