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Welcome to Inverlochy Art School

Inverlochy Art School offers a broad range of high quality art classes and workshops, taught by a community of enthusiastic and talented practicing artists all year round. We believe in art for arts sake and allow students to find freedom in creative exploration. We are located within central Te Aro, Te Whanganui-a-Tara, Wellington.

Inverlochy Art School 3 Inverlochy Place
Te Aro
New Zealand

Introduction to the art of Mosaic Making with Rachel Silver TS.22

When: Friday - Sunday, 11-13 February(3 days), 10-4pm
Programme: Summer School (January),
Subject: mosaic,
Audience: Teenagers, Adults,
Tutor: Rachel Silver,
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Course Details

Over this three day course you will be introduced to traditional mosaic making techniques and processes. 

You will learn:

  • different ways to cut glass and tiles
  • ceramic tesserae 
  • grouting of your mosaic piece
  • experiment with styles and methods such as ‘’trencadis’ (Gaudi Style) and ’adamento’ ( the visual flow and direction produced by placement)

With these newly honed skills you will be able to design and create your own unique small mosaic artwork to take home.

 Bring a design in mind to translate to a mosaic.  All basic materials and tools supplied.  

Bring a packed lunch or explore the Te Aro cafes during your one hour lunch break. 

Course Venue