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Kombis take over Home Grain Bakery at Aldinga!

I will be exhibiting my Kombi mosaics at Home Grain Bakery at Old Coach Rd, Aldinga, S.A. for the month of February 2018. Please come along and buy a coffee and enjoy my Kombi exhibition! All Kombis priced at $100.

Comments OffOctober 25, 2017
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Smalti/Driftwood Fun Day at Aldinga Community Shed 11th February, 2018

This casual and enjoyable fun day will be offered to new students wanting to learn how to embed Smalti into driftwood pieces, by using a trimmer/router, or by etching out the wood for a more natural shape/look, using wood carving tools. It is also on offer for students that have previously attended a Smalti workshop that would like to have the opportunity to use the power tools to created more pieces, but dont have their own equipment.  Beate Linckleman from Mosaic Bazzar will be in attendance with her Travelling Orsoni Library for you to purchase Smalti on the day.  Large facilities available on the day. Cost is $50. Bring along any pieces of wood if you have any or can source any. Adhesive will be supplied. I will have a few pieces on hand as well. BYO lunch, glass cutters, a dust mask, safety glasses, ear plugs, tweezers etc. MUST wear closed in shoes please! Morning and afternoon tea will be supplied. Please contact me for bookings. Filling fast!

Comments OffOctober 25, 2017
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Kids School Holiday Workshop 19th January 2018

I will be offering a school holiday workshop for max. 10 children, ages 7 – 14 at Aldinga Community Shed, Butterworth Rd, Aldinga Beach, S.A.  on Friday 19th January 2018. 10am until 12.30 pm. Cost $35, includes all materials for a mosaic mirror. No grouting will be required. Children MUST wear closed in shoes, and please bring along snacks and drinks for the morning. Fun activity for school holidays! Please contact me to book in.

Comments OffOctober 25, 2017
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Smalti/Driftwood Workshop on Saturday 25th November at Jane Silk Studios.

I will be offering another Smalti and driftwood workshop at Jane Silk Studios, Chandlers Hill on Saturday 25th November 10am until 4pm. Cost will be $70 per student, plus your Smalti. Beate Linkleman from Mosaic Bazaar, will again be there with her travelling Orsoni Smalti Library, for you to purchase Smalti on the day. You will learn how to route out Driftwood, then to incorporate it into pieces of Driftwood. A unique workshop, and a lot of fun on the day.  For more details please contact me or if you wish to book in.

Comments OffSeptember 4, 2017
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Smalti/Driftwood Workshop on Saturday 4th November 2017

Due to the success of the previous day, another Smalti and Driftwood Workshop will be held at Jane Silk Studios, on Saturday 4th November, 10am until 4pm. Beate Linkleman from Mosaic Bazaar will again be present with her Mobile Orsoni Smalti Library. Cost for the day is $70, with a $40 deposit to secure your spot. Smalti is extra, and please bring along your lunch. Morning and afternoon tea supplied. On the day, you will learn how to route out  Driftwood with power tools, so Smalti can be embedded into the wood. It is a beautiful finish and unique combining the natural shape and colour of the wood, with the glorious and vibrant colours of the Smalti glass. Please contact me if you are interested.

Comments OffJuly 21, 2017
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Mosaic Exhibition “Seaside” at The Experience Cafe, Blair Athol, Aug/Sep 2017

From Saturday 12th August there will be a wonderful exhibition from at least 11 South Australian Mosaic Artists. To be held at The Experience Cafe, Clifton Street, Blair Athol.  Cafe open Wed – Saturday, 10 am – 3pm. The theme is Seaside, and pieces will be 20cm x 20cm in size, and all priced under $150. Opening day Saturday 12th August 3-5pm. I will have at least 3 mosaics included. Please come along and enjoy this fabulous exhibition.

Comments OffJuly 21, 2017
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Weekly Mosaic Classes at Aldinga Community Shed

I offer a weekly class at Aldinga Community Shed, Symonds Reserve, Aldinga Beach SA on Fridays from 1pm – 3pm. Class costs $12 per week. BYO your own project and materials. Facilities include use of glass grinders and also a large kiln for Glass Fusing. Classes are for all levels, from beginners to more advanced students. Please contact me for more information. All welcome!

Comments OffJuly 7, 2017
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Beginners Mosaic Workshop Saturday 22nd July 2017

I will be offering a beginners mosaic workshop on Saturday 22nd July. 10am until 5pm at my home studio. Students will learn about types of substrates and materials, types of cutting tools, and techniques, adhesives and basic design techniques. On this day, you will be supplied a substrate to create your mosaic on, and all materials to use, including ceramic tiles and crockery. Also includes in the price of $110, is a light lunch and morning/afternoon tea. Classes are small, with a maximum of 4 students, so you will have plenty of one on one tuition. An enjoyable, fun day for the beginning of your mosaic journey. Please contact me to book, and for more information.

UPDATE AS OF 24-5-17  *** ONLY ONE PLACE LEFT*** Please contact me if you wish to book in!

BOOKED OUT AS OF 25-6-17  Please check back for future workshops.

Comments OffMay 20, 2017
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Smalti and Driftwood Workshop/Beginners Smalti Workshop Weekend 15th/16th July 2017

I will be offering a 2 day weekend in conjunction with Jane Silk Mosaics and Beate Linkleman of Mosaic Bazaar. This weekend will offer students with previous experience with Smalti and opportunity to use it  in conjunction with Driftwood. On Saturday 15th July students with experience, will learn how to route Driftwood and embed it into Driftwood pieces. The cost for this full day workshop is $70 which includes Driftwood, adhesive and morning/afternoon tea. Smalti is extra, and BYO safety glasses and your lunch.

Day 2, Sunday 16th July,  is for beginners/intermediate students of Smalti, wishing to learn about types of Smalti, how to cut, design mosaics using Smalti, using  adhesives. Beate Linkleman will talk about the production and types of beautiful Orsoni Smalti from Italy, and will have on hand a wide selection of Smalti to purchase. You can also pre order from her website  for this day. Cost for this day is $90, which includes a Marmox board, adhesive, and also morning/afternoon tea. BYO Smalti and your lunch.

Both days class starts at 10am until 5pm.

Students attending Saturday, are welcome to attend Sunday as well, to continue their projects from Saturday. Cost for those students is $50 for the Sunday.

A deposit is required to secure a booking. Bank transfer information will be available. Please contact me for more information and to book your place.

Comments OffMay 15, 2017
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Beginners Mosaic Workshop Saturday 7th January 2017

I will be offering a beginners workshop on Saturday 7th January 10am until 5pm. Cost is $110 inclusive. I provide you with materials for your first mosaic, use of tools and equipment etc, also includes a light lunch and morning tea/coffee.

Throughout the day you will learn the basics of mosaics,  from materials, types of tools, bases you are able to use, how to grout, and also how to design your mosaic, use of colour etc. It is a fun and informative day at my small home studio. Maximum students are 4. I have 3 place available. Please contact me if you are interested.

Comments OffNovember 2, 2016
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