In this two day mosaic workshop, created in the Northern Italian Tradition, you will learn all you need to know to create your choice of a beautiful glass mosaic 12"x12" panel or choose an original pre-cut form designed by Shelby.
PRIOR STUDENTS - $25.00 DISCOUNT
PRECUT GECKO FROM SUMMER CLASS
Shelby has created a series of precut designs made from MDF Board. Choose from precuts for this workshop as shown in the 3 samples of the Koi Fish and the Toucan and above of the Gecko. Students will choose their own colors and design creating their own style.
12" x 12" PANEL
12" X 12" PANEL FROM SUMMER CLASS
All students will be given individual attention creatiing and executing their own designs,. If you are not confident with your drawing skills, Shelby will be happy to help you put your design together. All materials and tools will be provided for your use.
OPTION: Turn your Panel into a Mirror.
Shelby has been immersed in the glass world since the early 1970's in Northern California where she maintains her studio. She now divides her time working in glass between California and San Pancho, Mexico.
She began her glass career creating Stained Glass pieces which she sold at Art Fairs. Developing and refining her skills she went on to making Custom Stained Glass Windows. She did this for about 15 years when she read a book on Glass Fusion and dove into that.
For the next 15 years she was a Glass Fuser showing her work at many Art Fairs and Art Galleries. After studying and teaching the ancient art of Glass Tile Mosaics in Italy, Greece, and the US, Shelby is currently a Glass Mosaic Artist. In 1999 she was a winner of the very prestigious Corning Glass Museum's 'Neuw Glass Review'. Working with Mosaics , developing new substrate designs. Teaching this wonderful art form continues to fill her life.