SELECT filename, type FROM `merle_assets` WHERE idcategory='work' AND idproduct='586' Pebble Mosaics by Stone Man Mosaics | Stone Mosaics East Lothian by Joel baker

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Course 1- SAT 10- MON 12 MARCH 2012
Course 2 - SAT 24- MON 26 MARCH 2012

A three-day course in the principles and techniques of traditional pebble mosaic.

The course will teach traditional pebble mosaic techniques. Participants will learn stone shapes and types, different laying styles and will produce a slab of mosaic to take home with them.

The aim is for students to leave with enough knowledge to make their own in-situ pebble mosaics.

The course will be held at:

The Shed (next to Stone Man Studios) Beltonford, West Barns, Dunbar, EH42 1UW
9am - 4pm

Course Outline

DAY 1 A brief background to the tradition of pebble mosaic, the technical principles, stone shapes
and laying styles.

Practice in selecting stone and laying the different shapes in appropriate styles.
Work will begin on the individual mosaics.

DAY 2 Finishing laying the mosaics.

DAY 3 Brushing in the top layer of grout between the pebbles to complete the mosaics.

COST £325 (including all materials and equipment)