Mosaic Florals – 2019 June 8 & 9 in Newburyport, Massachusetts

$300.00

Get ready to turn your lost treasures and found objects into a beautiful mosaic bouquet with flowers that never wilt.

Get ready to turn your lost treasures and found objects into a beautiful mosaic bouquet with flowers that never wilt.

Description

Mosaic Florals
June 8 & 9, 2019
Saturday & Sunday 9:30am-3:30pm

Home Studio of Corine McKeown
15 Horton Street, Newburyport, Massachusetts 01950
404-862-2244

Class limited to 8 participants

Mosaic Florals are made from a combination of glass mosaic backdrops and vases with found objects that substitute for flowers. In this class, debra will share her knowledge of adhesives and specialized tools to help you learn how to prepare and assemble your treasures for mounting and how to work in a ready made frame. Since the arrangement won’t be grouted, you can use materials of all kinds including metal, shells, pearls, fabric, you name it! Debra has incorporated buttons, knobs, shower rings, even coasters! By the time you leave this class, you will go home with a magnificent mosaic bouquet completely unique to you.

SUPPLIES & MATERIALS PROVIDED

  • scrap glass
  • mosaic tools
  • a variety of adhesives
  • grout
  • filler, baubles, and beads
  • glass cutting tools (to borrow or purchase)
  • diagonal and side wire cutters (to borrow or purchase)

WHAT YOU BRING

  • a frame you love with the glass intact (no larger than 11×13)
    or two smaller frames (5×7 or 4×6)
  • items to make your bouquet (jewelry, beads, earrings, plastic, shells, wood, pearls, metal, rhinestones etc.)
  • glass cutting tools (if you have them)
  • diagonal and side wire cutters (if you them)