Creating portraits in mosaic is a great way to celebrate a person of historical importance, an important family member or to recognise the achievements of a person in your local community. Portraiture in mosaic has a long standing history rooted in Roman and Byzantine mosaic with portraits of emperors, gods and icons being made in mosaic.
Students on this course will learn how to design and make a portrait in mosaic at A4 size, using ceramic and vitreous glass. As we are working with tiles as opposed to pen or paint brush, students are taught how to abstract and make…
All materials on this course will be supplied. Please send images of a portrait you want to interpret in mosaic to with the subject 'Portrait course' to email@example.com
London School of Mosaic is a small independent art school specialising in mosaic art. The school has over 14 years of experience in teaching mosaic art and offers a vast range of unique short courses to suit all levels (i.e. from beginners to advanced). The school also delivers a degree and diploma in Mosaic Studies for those wishing to take their skills to a professional level.
The tutors are second to none and have received training from world-class institutions including the world-renowned Spilimbergo mosaic school.