Mosaic project

tbledsaw(5)June 28, 2011

Today via Craigslist I obtained 9 boxes full of brand new ceramic tiles for FREE!! White in 2 styles, peach, cream, cream with mottling, black, and burgundy. I was hoping for more primary colors, but beggars can't be choosers LOL. I saw these on Flickr and they've always stuck with me as a want-to-do-project. Of course my colors aren't as stellar, but I think I can make do with it :o)

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Shades_of_idaho(4/5)

If you go to the stained glass and mosaics forum Slowmedown will tell you how to do these lovely mosaic pieces even how to build the bases. Great score. Wonderful projects.

    Bookmark   June 29, 2011 at 12:49AM
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concretenprimroses(4B NH)

Those are great chairs, tfs. Good luck on your project.
Do visit the SG&M forum if you haven't already. Its another great place.
Kathy

Here is a link that might be useful: Stained Glass and Mosaic Forum

    Bookmark   June 29, 2011 at 6:00AM
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oldcrafty(8)

I agree....check out the link listed above. There are several folks over there that will give you excellent advise. Please post pics of your project. You was very lucky to score those boxes

    Bookmark   June 29, 2011 at 11:28AM
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laurastheme(8)

I wish I could get started on mosaics. I have boxes full of stained glass that was given to me a few years ago. Just can't seem to get enough confidence or time.
Which brings me to another subject. I'm spending way to much time on the computer instead of working on crafts!

http://daydreamsdustbunnies.blogspot.com/

    Bookmark   June 29, 2011 at 12:16PM
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Marlene Kindred

Great score for you! Love it when we can get FREE stuff!

    Bookmark   June 29, 2011 at 2:58PM
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sunnyca_gw

GReat score!! Will be waiting to see what you do with all your loot! Jan

    Bookmark   June 30, 2011 at 1:34AM
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