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Art of Mosaic: Contemporary Ideas for Decorating Walls, Floors and Accessories in the Home and Garden

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Synopsis:

The Art of Mosaic shows, through the work of contemporary artists, how materials can be used to create dynamic mosaic features for walls and floors, fascinating sculptured forms, individual items of furniture and a host of decorative ornaments, for both inside and outside the home. There are eight practical projects to follow in this source book of ideas and designs, ranging from an abstract wall panel to a stained glass table and a sophisticated mosaic hearth. The book also includes a brief history of the art, and explores the imagery that inspires mosaic work. With practical sections on selecting materials and mastering basic techniques, The Art of Mosaic reveals how this enduring medium can bring style, color and texture to your home and garden.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781903141854
Publisher:
Aquamarine
Subject:
Decorating - General
Author:
Suter, Caroline
Publication Date:
September 2010
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
160

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Art of Mosaic: Contemporary Ideas for Decorating Walls, Floors and Accessories in the Home and Garden
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Product details 160 pages Aquamarine - English 9781903141854 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The Art of Mosaic shows, through the work of contemporary artists, how materials can be used to create dynamic mosaic features for walls and floors, fascinating sculptured forms, individual items of furniture and a host of decorative ornaments, for both inside and outside the home. There are eight practical projects to follow in this source book of ideas and designs, ranging from an abstract wall panel to a stained glass table and a sophisticated mosaic hearth. The book also includes a brief history of the art, and explores the imagery that inspires mosaic work. With practical sections on selecting materials and mastering basic techniques, The Art of Mosaic reveals how this enduring medium can bring style, color and texture to your home and garden.
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