Mosaic as Art

Ref: C2346464

On this practical course you briefly explore the work of several 19th and 20th century artists, looking at different styles as well as figurative and abstract examples Taking inspiration from this study you will design and create your own original mosaic pieces using the direct method

Course aim

A brief delve into the world of art as inspiration for your own contemporary mosaic work

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Identify different styles of art
  • Recognise and describe the work of 3, 19th or 20th Century artists
  • Use your research as inspiration for a mosaic design
  • Create your own original mosaic piece using the direct method
  • Analyse and articulate your ideas to the group and give feedback to others

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

All tools and materials will be provided. Materials will need to be paid for at cost price. Far example an A4 mosaic might cost £8, this could take 3 weeks to make.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

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Mosaic as Art

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  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
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