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Mosaic Craft

Mosaic Craft

Martin Cheek

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From the simplest paving slabs to the most intricate murals, mosaics are able to transform the most primitive motifs into works of art in its design and more importantly, palette.



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Mosaics can transform the most primitive motifs into works of art. With Mosaic Craft, learn how a basic understanding of the techniques (and a little imagination) will help you create brilliant and beautiful projects for your home.

This book begins with information on the tools you will need, and then covers all the basic techniques, with clear instructions and step-by-step photographs. The project section has 20 glorious designs that build in complexity as you progress in skill, from easy items that can be made in a few hours to more complex projects, taking a couple of days. Also included is a gallery of Martin's own work, which is designed to inspire. Discover the joys of creating tiled art with this complete guide to the art of mosaic crafting.

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Imprint Collins & Brown
ISBN 9781843406341
Publication Date 6 Jul 2011
Format Paperback
Dimensions 276 x 216 mm (h x w)
Page Extent 128 pages
Illustrations 300 colour photographs
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Author Martin Cheek
About the Author

Martin Cheek graduated in Graphic Design from Exeter College of Art & Design. He has worked full time as a mosaic artist since 1985 and written four previous project books on mosaics as well as contributing to numerous magazine articles. He also teaches the craft of mosaic, both in Britain and other countries around the world. He lives in Ramsgate, Kent.

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