Make mosaic frames, decorative panels, tabletops, shelves, switch plates, pavers, bird houses, and more A creative way to remake and reuse household items Includes a gallery of colorful finished pieces and details on 20 different projects Mosaics made with ceramic tile, stained glass, or any number of found objects are a stylish and popular way to add a decorative flair to your home. This detailed guide for beginners presents hundreds of step-by-step photos that show exactly how to make your own mosaics. Included are instructions for planning a design, cutting and affixing tiles, mixing and applying grout, and finishing your creation. It covers both the direct and indirect methods.The indirect method is used to make this garden stepping stone that features a variation of the pineapple design used on ... Materials 8-inch square travertine or cement garden paver paper scissors soft pencil glass scorer and running pliersanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Stackpole Books - 2010|