Mosaic Addiction....

Calamity_JFebruary 10, 2011

YUP, It's that time again...when the warning has to go out to all the newbies.....

Here is a link that might be useful: Mosiac Addiction

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tobytub

I agree, but add a further caution. You really have to do good art when laying out mosaics - they will probably outlive you by several lifetimes. Consider how obsessive the Romans were about their mosaics and how well so many of their works have survived the best part of two thousand years.

Here is a link that might be useful: Roman Mosaics

    Bookmark   February 26, 2011 at 3:43PM
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african

I'm not so sure that everything they left was actually good art.

    Bookmark   February 28, 2011 at 3:02PM
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concretenprimroses

I woke up this morning from a dream about banana bread and other nut bread slices beautifully arranged and grouted with white icing!
I think my brain has gone mosaic.
Kathy
(the icing must have been piped in...)

    Bookmark   March 21, 2011 at 8:48PM
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Calamity_J

LOL! You are HOOKED!!! ha! It has happened to you...we have turned you to the ...broken side!!!haaaahhaaaa!

    Bookmark   March 22, 2011 at 1:18AM
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texaswild

CONCRETE: That's pretty cool. How about when I look at people's faces and see shapes and try to figure out how to cut the tess to fit that area????? Yep - My mind was sliced up several years ago. What a wonderful illness we have. Riana corrected me when I said addiction - she said passion.

    Bookmark   March 22, 2011 at 7:28AM
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