Mosaic Renaissance: Reviving Classic Tile Art with Millefiori
by Laurel Skye
Revive your love of mosaics! Inside "Mosaic Renaissance" discover a treasure trove of rich, inspiring patterns and intriguing mosaic projects that ... Show synopsis Revive your love of mosaics! Inside "Mosaic Renaissance" discover a treasure trove of rich, inspiring patterns and intriguing mosaic projects that incorporate handcrafted Italian glass known as millefiori. After learning essential mosaic techniques--like cutting tiles and mixing a batch of grout--get inspired by a collection of beautiful millefiori patterns you can use in your own mosaic art. Then try ten illustrated mosaic projects ranging from the practical (a basic trivet, a simple box) to the peculiar (a blushing bride skull) plus pretty projects sure to please. "Mosaic Renaissance" will renew your love of mosaics with: An introduction to tiling tools and techniques60+ sample patterns, from simple to complex10 mosaic projects complete with step-by-step instructionA gallery of 40 mosaic pieces from artists around the world With inspiration for all skill levels, "Mosaic Renaissance" is a visual feast of ideas for reviving your mosaic art.