No plant can truly offer year-round color in the garden, but a beautiful mosaic can. This hands-on guide includes a primer on the fundamentals of mosaic, with information on materials and three mosaic methods. Mosaic artist Mark Brody then walks you step-by-step through the creation of 25 decorative yet functional projects. From simple ideas like address signs, bird feeders, stepping stones to more complex projects like the jewled frog, pagoda, orb fountain, Mosaic Garden Projects is packed with inspiration that will brighten your garden every day of the year.To create this raccoon face, I used a very graphic design with strong value changes between the black and white tesserae. ... This mosaic includes some objectsablack marbles for the eyes and a stone for the nose. ... Like the cement paver used for the Spiral Stepping-Stone mosaic, cement pier blocks are ready to be mosaickedathey dona#39;t need to be sealed. ... Materials ac 12 A 12-in. cement pier block ac Stained glass ac Two flat-back marbles (for the eyes) ac One smooth stone (for theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Mosaic Garden Projects|
|Publisher||:||Timber Press - 2015-03-15|