MOSAIC RENAISSANCE: REVIVING CLASSIC TILE ART WITH MILLEFIORI BY LAUREL SKYE. 128 PAGES. Softcover.
Revive your love of mosaics!
Inside Mosaic Renaissance discover a treasure trove of rich, inspiring patterns and intriguing mosaic projects that incorporate handcrafted Italian glass known as millefiori.
After learning essential mosaic techniques—like cutting tiles and mixing a batch of grout - get inspired by a collection of beautiful millefiori patterns you can use in your own mosaic art. Then try ten illustrated mosaic projects ranging from the practical (a basic trivet, a simple box) to the peculiar (a blushing bride skull) plus pretty projects sure to please.
Mosaic Renaissance will renew your love of mosaics with:
* An introduction to tiling tools and techniques
* 60+ sample patterns, from simple to complex
* 10 mosaic projects complete with step-by-step instruction
* A gallery of 40 mosaic pieces from artists around the world
With inspiration for all skill levels, Mosaic Renaissance is a visual feast of ideas for reviving your mosaic art.