Mosaic Basics Workshop

What to expect
  • Learn the basics of mosaic-making: design/composition, cutting/laying tile, and the grouting process
  • Experiment with glass tile, ceramic tile, sheet glass and china
  • Discover a historical techniques of decorative art that began as early as the 3rd millennium B.C.
  • Exercise your creativity with a personalized assemblage
Welcome to the world of mosaics, where “you break it, you buy it” is not a caveat -- fragments are encouraged!

This 3 hour introductory class will introduce beginners to the basics of mosaic making. You’ll learn about the astonishing variety of materials and adhesives, design and composition, the cutting and laying out of tile, and the grouting process. Supplies such as glass tile, ceramic tile, sheet glass, and china are available for students to explore and incorporate in their work, and all the necessary tools, adhesives, and materials are provided.

WARNING: Mosaic Art may be addictive and Chicago Mosaic School is one of the few treatment centers that addresses this affliction!

Note: All the necessary tools, adhesives, and materials are provided.
Key Highlights
Price $90.00 per guest
Duration / Session 3 hours
# Sessions 1
Full refunds (100%) will only be granted 28 days or more before the start date of the course. 75% Refund – between 27 and 21 days before the start date of the course. 50% Refund – between 20 and 14 days before the start date of the course. 25% Refund – between 13 and 7 days before the start date of the course. No refunds will be given for cancellations made 6 days of less before the start date of the course. Any fees that The Chicago Mosaic School must incur due to a refund, i.e., Paypal, will be deducted from the individual refund amount.

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