Mosaic Workshops

Mosaic and Concrete Casting Workshops with Candace Clough ( bio) on the schedule for   Spring 2019  (scroll down or click on the links for descriptions and link to sign up for workshops)

Saturday OPEN Studio: Full Work day for all Mosaic students: January 26, 2019

Mixed Media Mosaic ( w/Polymer Tiles/Tempered Glass) February 23, 2019 ( Open Studio February 24)

Glass on Glass Mosaic, Spring themed! March 23, 2019 ( Open Studio March 24)

Piccasiette : Dogs! ( Pottery and Dish Shards), May 4, 2019 (Open Studio May 5) 

Mosaic Mural Project and Retreat   May 25, 26, 27  

House Numbers in Mosaic, June 15, 2019 ( Open Studio June 16)




Mixed Media Mosaic Workshop: February 23, 2019 9:30am -4pm

  Making Polymer Tiles and Mixed Media Mosaic  with Candace Clough. This is a groutless mosaic project, pieces are adhered to the surface as you go and so no need to wait to grout a day later. This workshop is “Artist Choice” in terms of what shape or subject you will be working on. In the past we have done tree themes, peace signs, word shapes, frames, and memory jugs. Cost $80 all included  Contact or Register here.

Open Studio following day: February 24 $20/full day, $10/half day




 Animal Portraiture in Mosaic: New Date and Time TBD

In this workshop Candace will walk you through translating an image of your pet or other animal into mosaic. Please bring a photo or colored drawing for reference. All supplies are included. 9:30-4 pm.  cost $80. ( Extra studio time on Sunday, Oct 14 for all mosaic students from any of Candace’s classes – $20 full day/ $10 half day)

Register here.   Send a check ( contact) or Make a Paypal payment here.




Glass on Glass: Trees in the Garden, March 23, 2019

Glass on Glass Mosaic with Candace Clough. Using colored art glass, translucent beads, and marbles, each participant will design and make a GOG ( glass on glass) mosaic. Enjoy the translucent glow of stained glass without the concern and expense of lead solder. Learn to cut glass and create beauty easily, with light and color. A clear panel of glass in a frame will be provided and participants are encouraged to explore the theme  ” Trees in the Garden” Cost $80. Includes all supplies. Register here.

Open studio following day: March 24,  $20 full day/ $10 half day


House Numbers in Mosaic: June 15, 2019   


We’re making Functional Art! Spruce up your home with a beautiful mosaic of your house numbers. Or make one to give as a gift. It can be as simple or complex as you want. Mosaic just the numbers or design and add some decoration. With Candace Clough $80 all supplies included. Register here

Open studio June 16, 2019 ( $10 per half day/$20 full day)


Picassiette:  May 4, 2019





Pique assiette, or picassiette, is french for “stolen from plate”. In this workshop with Candace Clough, students will be working with all manner of broken china, pottery, glass figurines- (start visiting thrift stores now!) There will be lots to choose from here, or you can bring your own. Candace will provide lots of photos and will walk each student through drawing and designing their own unique mosaic. This is fast becoming a favorite workshop!  The class fee is $80. Sign up here.



Polymer Clay and Tempered Glass : (new date coming soon)




Learn the technique for making polymer clay tiles and then incorporate tempered glass in a mosaic project with a mirror as a central feature. Participants will use stamps, gold foil and embedded beads to make their own unique tesserae to combine with glass and other pieces of jewelry.  Register here. $20 deposit requested. Paypal payment here. Or send a check here.


MicroMosaics: ( new date tbd)

swinnen   With Candace Clough. Each student should be able to make two of these Micromosaics, one for yourself and make one for a gift! ( or make two for yourself :D) Micromosaic is a traditional method employing thin noodles of stretched glass called filato which translates into “yarn”. Workshop participants will be setting small clippings of both filato and millifiori to make their own amazing designed pendants. $75, all materials included. Sign up here.


Groutless Mosaic Christmas Tree Decoration ( date tbd)


Bring your own bling or let Candace provide you with many to choose from.  This technique allows you to adhere the pieces and finish each section as you go ( no waiting to grout) and because it is a dry process, fabric and other unique pieces can be used to a wonderful effect.  The class project for this workshop will be a small 3-d standing christmas tree, just in time for the holidays.  All supplies provided. Cost $75  Register here.




4 thoughts on “Mosaic Workshops

    • Hi Susan- The workshop “Polymer Clay and Mirror Project” on Sept 24 is a mixed media workshop. You have the option to add polymer tiles and mirror to your piece, or not. All media- including tiles, glass, beads, objects, etc will be available so that might be a good option for you!

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