Integrating Glass Fusions into your Mosaic Design: Creative Inspiration with Martin Cheek
When: Sat and Sun April 8-9, 2017
Where: Renaissance Glass Studio
Time: 10am-5pm Both Days
Cost: $425 includes 4oz of glass fusions
Level: All Levels Welcome
Join world renowned Master Mosaic Artist, Teacher and Author Martin Cheek this weekend and learn how to include glass fusions into your mosaic. Martin has pioneered this process and you will have hundreds of fused glass pieces to choose from and experiment with in this exciting ws.
Participants will bring a photo or image for reference and work with stained glass, vitreous glass, millefiori and Martin's own hand-made infusions to create pieces full of texture, dimension, originality and color. You will have 2 substrate sizes to choose from-12" x 12" or 16" x 12".
The course includes lots of hands-on practical demonstrations, slide show presentations and individual instruction so each one can learn about the art of mosaics and develop their own personal style. Glass cutting, shaping techniques, and design elements will also be covered.
Martin can create bespoke (custom made) fusions. You would have to contact him with you order no later than Jan 1, 2017.
Martin Cheek has been creating mosaics professionally for 30 years and has shared his expertise in 6 best-selling books. He has a degree in graphic design from Exeter College of Art and Design in the United Kingdom. He set up his own production company, Cheeky Films Ltd. and as a full time professional artist, has worked on commissioned projects that includes museums, parks, schools and hospitals. His latest book, Fused Glass Mosaics, is full of his passion and humor, and stylistic challenges.
For more information, please visit his website