Torpedo Factory
Art League School Madison Street Annex

Mosaic Classes Winter 2020 plus Special Workshops Winter Spring Summer 2020

Winter Class Registration Now Open, All Workshops Registration is Open


Micro-Mosaic Jewelry Workshop Create beautiful jewelry using glass from around the world, including authentic Italian filato and millefiori as well as Moroccan nano tiles.  Tuition $105, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $75.

December 14, 2019 Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Classical Mosaic with Smalti Glass Workshop Students create a small classic mosaic in a mortar setting. Working with authentic smalti glass from Italy, Mexico and China, participants learn to cut smalti properly and try their hands at the hammer and hardie, the traditional method of cutting mosaic tesserae. Instruction covers how the glass is made and used. Tuition $105, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $75.

January 4, Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 


 Mosaic Art Design and create a fine art mosaic using a variety of materials such as glass, ceramic, stone, and shell.   Planning, design, materials, methods and tools will be covered.   All skill levels are welcome, from beginner to expert.  Supplies and tools are provided, and you may also bring in findings and materials to incorporate into your work.  (nine weeks) Tuition $205, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $90.

Tuesday mornings beginning January 14, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Thursday evenings beginning January 16 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. 

Sunday evenings beginning January 19 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. 


New! Mosaic CollageCreate a lovely mosaic collage using stones, polished gems, smalti, stained glass, wore, beads and more. Suggested designs are provided however students may develop their own theme. Participants are encouraged to bring in small found objects, beads or other materials that might add a touch of nostalgia. (nine weeks) Tuition $205, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $90.

Thursday afternoons beginning January 16, 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. 


Mosaic Tapestry Workshop Elaborate patchwork tapestry fabrics from Rajasthan and Gujarat India inspire this class. Specialty glass (including Van Gogh glass and Italian millefiori), crystal and beads create multiple patterns of color and texture.  Materials will be carefully embedded (not glued on as with the standard direct approach) and projects are not grouted.  Students are encouraged to bring personal items such as beads, findings, jewelry, and glass pieces for incorporation into their work.  Tuition $200, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $85.

March 28 and 29, Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


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Mosaic Stepping Stone Workshop Students create a mosaic stepping stone designed to withstand the elements. Each participant designs a mosaic in reverse and casts their own stone. Tuition $115, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $50.

Tuesday June 910:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  and Thursday June 11 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


https://reservations.workhousearts.org/images/Mosaic%20Grouting%20Basics.jpgJump Start Mosaics Workshop Fall 2020Learn the basics of this ancient art using modern methods and materials. Students learn how to cut glass and create a small mosaic piece using the direct method. The workshop covers planning and designing, including selection of materials, methods and tools. This is a great way to prepare for upcoming mosaics workshops or refresh your skills.  Tuition $110, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $35.

September 8 Tuesday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., September 10 Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

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