Saturday, March 17, 2012

Mosaic Mural Making Intensive in Seattle

Hosted by Seattle Mosaic Arts

Last chance to get into this week-long class geared towards those wanting to create professional level, permanent projects.

In this six-day workshop students will work as a team to create and install a large-scale ceramic tile mosaic mural.
  • Date: Mon Mar 26- Sun Apr 1 10 – 4 pm
    Note: Class does not meet on Friday the 30th. There is an optional Business of Mosaics seminar in the afternoon of Friday, March 30th. Separate registration is required.
  • Level: Intermediate/ Advanced. Students should already have basic setting skills under their belts and have experience working with ceramic tile mosaics. This is a professional development class.
  • Cost: $750

Students will learn all aspects of mosaic mural making and will be part of a team that installs a large scale, permanent mural. Class covers:

  • Designing for specific spaces and locations
  • Materials selection and processing
  • Design transfer, color selection, and specific coding/sectioning methods required for large-scale projects
  • Precision cutting and setting techniques for direct method using fiberglass mesh
  • Best practices for installation of permanent mosaic murals

Graduates of this class have gone on to create their own murals and large-scale projects for public and commercial spaces, schools, community centers, hospitals and more.

For more information or to register, please contact:

Seattle Mosaic Arts

1325 North 46th Street, Seattle WA 98103
Located in Wallingford on 46th just off of Stone Way



Professionally set ceramic tile
mosaic mural at Mirebalais Hospital in Haiti