20 stunning step-by-step projects for the home and garden, shown in 150
clear and colourful photographs
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Over 146 colour photographs
Over 22 projects
|Publication Date||February 2008|
|Number of Pages||64|
|Size(mm)||200 x 200mm|
|Binding||hardback with plc and jacket|
|Category||lifestyle, crafts & decorating|
A little book full of inspiration, with 20 beautiful mosaic projects to fill your home and garden with colour and creativitiy
Create a fabulous feature mirror for your bathroom, enhance your garden with eye-catching features and furniture, and give every room a lift with unique mosaic creations such as the daisy skirting board, funky fruit bowl or love letter rack
Includes tips on designing your own mosaics, and choosing the colours, materials and patterns that work best with your decor and individual style
All projects are demonstrated with 150 step-by-step photographs, giving you the confidence you need for perfect results every time
Mosaic is one of the most enduring and versatile crafts. It is immensely satisfying to create your own work of art that is also a durable and practical decorative item for the home.
Brimming with ideas and guidance, this book has 20 fabulous projects to work through. Bring your house and garden to life with unique mosiac creations: features such as the house number plaque or jazzy plant pots are great for beginners, and more challenging ideas such as the lemon tree floor design and sea urchin garden seat make for bold and exciting additions to your home.
This handbook introduces the exciting range of materials available, explains the basic techniques and demonstrates each project with step-by-step photographs. It is the perfect introduction to mosaic-makers who want to get started straight away, and produce something both exquisite and lasting.
Helen Baird is a graduate in Fine Art from Newcastle University. A talented mosaicist, she has made mosaics in various styles for many prestigious public and commercial clients, including Liberty in London, as well as selling work privately. She is also a successful artist and illustrator in other media.
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