Mosaics in Alabama Rock | Sept 15-17, 2017

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Mosaics in Alabama Rock | Sept 15-17, 2017

180.00

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Instructor: Enid Probst

$276 - $466 TOTAL WORKSHOP COST
($180 tuition + $20 supply fee + $76-266 lodging & meals package of choice)

This class will use select Alabama rocks to make a contemporary mosaic. Students will learn the basics of making a stone mosaic, such as composition, appropriate adhesives, substrates, tools for cutting and fabrication.  An attractive mosaic will have energy and rhythm. The class will practice cutting and laying the rock to create an attractive mosaic composition with rhythm and balance. Each student will make one 6 inch x 6 inch mosaic.

An additional supply fee of $20 will be collected by the instructor at the beginning of the class. 

Class prerequisites: Students should be strong enough to use a hammer and chisel as well as have the hand strength to cut rock with appropriate hand tools.

Class Notes: Students will work in adverse conditions and are advised to have eye protection and gloves. Gardening gloves are adequate, leather is the best.

Class Level: Multi-Level

Enid Probst worked as a geologist for close to 30 years as well as dabbling in a variety of art medium. In 2001, she began the study of mosaics, and in pursuit of excellence in this art form, she studied with instructors in the United States, Italy and Mexico. Enid is currently pursuing a Certificate in Mosaic Arts from the Chicago Mosaic School. It is just recently that she combined her love for mosaics and her knowledge of geology. Enid hopes to convey to students the endless possibilities of making beautiful mosaics from materials found in their “back yard." Enid's website is www.emmosaics.net


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