VALUABLE INFORMATION AND RESOURCES:
www.orsoni.com Wouldn't you love to learn the fine art of mosaics from a true Italian mosaic master, in the ideal setting of the Orsoni glass factory in Venice, Italy? It is sure to be an experience of lifetime. Orsoni is now offering a one and two- week Mosaic Master class, focusing on everything from the creation of smalti and mosaic gold, to the various techiniques of mosaic production. To learn more, go to the web address above.
Society of American Mosaic Artists A non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of mosaic art and the advancement of mosaic artists through research, education, and networking. SAMA publishes a quarterly newsletter, distributed to all members, and sponsors an outstanding Annual Conference. Join today!
Mosaic Artists Web Group This is a group for people who love to make mosaics. It is comprised of beginners and advanced mosaic artists sharing information, inspiration, tips and techniques, sources for supplies, problems and solutions and anything else to do with mosaics. It’s an invaluable resource, and a wonderful, supportive group of people.
GlassMosaicTile.net A great informational source, provided by MosaicArtSupply.com, featuring online instructions for how to create and install mosiacs. Extensive links to mosaic suppliers, galleries and other resources.
The Chicago Mosaic School Mosaic classes, workshops, and exhibitions offered weekly to the public. Students from across the nation and from other countries come to study here. Excellent instruction in smalti mosaics.
Maverick Mosaics Mosaic art studio offering classes and workshops in Vienna, Virginia, outside of Washington DC. Owner, Bonnie Fitzgerald.
Mosaicoasis.com/ Located in Arlington, MA MosaicOasis is a fully equipped artist owned studio and workshop, retail supply store and gallery.
Giulio Menossi An outstanding Italian mosaic artist ! Maestro Menossi is now sharing the skills, knowledge and techniques he has perfected over 40 years through workshops at his studio in Udine, Italy, beginning May 2011. Click on the highlighted link for more information.
Workshops in Rockport MA
Capecodmosaicworkshops The new 2013 summer workshops on Cape Cod can be found here!
Mosaic Art NOW This is a wonderful blog by Nancie Pipgras on the latest news in the world of Contemporary Mosaic Art. Check it often!
Inspiration from the World of Mosaics: This wonderful blog highlights the lastest finds in mosaic art and has over 10,000 photos of mosaics for your enjoyment and education.
Sonia King Mosaics A gallery of fine art mosaics, recommended mosaic books, directory of international mosaic sites, as well as information on advanced mosaic classes around the world from mosaic artist Sonia King.
www.hernstadmosaics.com- Robert Hernstad, based in West Palm Beach, FL, brings so much originality to his mosaics. His work in smalti is vibrant, alive and truly creative. Check him out!
MosaicLegs.com- Mosaiclegs specializes in Architectural Mosaic Design. Their mosaics have been
widely specified for commercial and residential swimming pools, artistic murals, hotels, airports, and interior and exterior applications throughout North America. Their work is incredible... check it out!
Art Glass Mosaics- Stained glass mosaic mandalas of American artist, David Chidgey. Gorgeous! Visit his gallery of beautiful stained glass mandalas and experience the Light!
The Mosaic Art of Bruno Zenobio Mr. Zenobio is an Italian master mosaicist, with over 30 years experience with mosaics. His website displays his stunning Orsoni smalti mosaics, as well as outlines the process used to create them. Inspiring!
Gianfranco Zanchettin, Mosaic Art Studios Trained as a graphics designer, Mr. Zanchettin found his real vocation in Mosaic arts. Check out his beautiful Smalti mosaics, both original works and reproductions.
Irina Charney Mosaics Irina Charney is a self-taught mosaicist, bringing her unique vision to this art form. She incorporates a variety of materials into her mosaics, and does so beautifully.
Classical Mosaics Mosaic Artist, Norman Tellis, creates truly unique, vibrant mosaics. Be sure to visit his “Mosaic-in-the-Making” section—it’s like being in the studio with him.
Alla Bizantina Mosaics: Annette Cossentine is based in Charlotte, NC and focuses on fine art mosaics and custom mosaic designs. She does works in a variety of styles, and has some beautiful examples of mosaics in the classical Roman style.
CBMosaics.com- The fun and lovely website of Mosaic Artist, Christine Brallier.
Dyanne Williams - Beautiful fine art mosaic work combining organic shapes from nature with contemporary design.
Custom Mosaic Design- Lauren Ford is a full-time mosaic artist who specializes in mosaics made with handmade clay tile, marble, granite, stained glass and smalti. Check it out!
Lynn Moor This virtual portfolio features the fine art mosaics of Lynn Moor, owner of MosaicSmalti.com.
And there are many, many more. Check back often!