This is the winter 2021 Smithsonian offering, via ZOOM. Students engineer a handmade substrate and are introduced to traditional mosaic materials (marble, stone, smalti,) as well as a wide variety of non-traditional tesserae.
The workshop will be held in an open air studio, each student will have their own large workspace. Workshop will guide you through the process of designing, fabricating and installing large-scale permanent mosaics for exterior or interior architectural settings.
Experience the beauty and magic of Barcelona, Spain with Bonnie Fitzgerald and other mosaic enthusiasts. We will spend 5 days creating mosaic art while enjoying the sights, sounds and food of Barcelona.
2021 CLASS POSTPONED, ACCEPTING SIGN UPS FOR 2022. Create in Paradise! This 5 day retreat workshop will guide you through the process of designing, fabricating and installing large-scale permanent mosaics for EXTERIOR or interior architectural settings.