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 offers a one and two- week Mosaic Master class, focusing on everything from the creation of smalti and mosaic gold, to the various techniques of mosaic production. To learn more, go to the web address above.
New England Mosaic Society The New England Mosaic Society (NEMS) is a volunteer organization that promotes and supports mosaics as a fine art. Membership is open to all New England mosaic artists including amateurs, professionals and mosaic suppliers. Their mission is to encourage members to grow through education, sharing information and involvement in exhibitions and community events.
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.
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.
Pam Stratton Mosaics Pam Stratton offers one-day workshops in which you complete a small project in smalti, stone or mixed media. Classes are geared to beginners and intermediate mosaic artists. Located in Rockport, MA.
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!
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.
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!
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.
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!
And there are many, many more. Check back often!