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Home Sweet Home

Mar 15, 2013

“Home sweet home” Bird house by Irene (Craft At Fourways Student) A quirky , fun mosaic project executed on an mdf wooden blank and treated for...

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Mermaid Birdbath
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Mermaid Birdbath

Mar 15, 2013

Mermaid Birdbath by Bianca (Craft At Fourways Student) This bird bath surely wont be missed in the garden! Here we used clay inserts, glass and mirror...

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Ethnic Figure
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Ethnic Figure

Mar 15, 2013

 Ethnic Figure by Lynn (Craft At Fourways Student) An interesting mixed media mosaic, comprising hand-painted patterned tiles,a clay slab as the facial area, and beads and...

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Abstract Panel
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Abstract Panel

Mar 15, 2013

“Abstract panel” by Rina (Craft At Fourways Student) This interesting design incorporates “flowing” lines that lead your eye to the focal point of the piece.Bright , vivid colours create maximum effect was created by using complimentary colours juxtaposed along side each...

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Mother
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Mother

Mar 15, 2013

“Mother” by Jenny and Brad Craft At Fourways This large mosaic piece depicts an abstract tree and the 4 seasons. A lot of fun was to be had with this project , as We experimented with textures many inserts for a 3d effect, and grout that we...

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Hope and Faith
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Hope and Faith

Feb 11, 2013

“Hope and Faith” Acrylic on canvas. This painting has a soft, watercolour feel to it and has underlying layers of semi visible text, that emerges from the drip effect of the paint. The script text reads: “where hope would other wsie become hopelessness it becomes faith”. Abstract: A fun painting that captures the movement of the paint, as well as encapsulating the reactions that...

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Truth and Justice
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Truth and Justice

Feb 11, 2013

“Truth and Justice” by Carike (Craft At Fourways Student) This unique mixed media mosaic depicts two opposing arms yielding guns. On the hands are “tattoos” of the latin words for truth and justice, and an interlinking rosary binds the two hands together. The arms and hands were carefully moulded from air-drying clay and then painted and sealed. The guns are dry brushed BB guns....

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Rising Sun
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Rising Sun

Feb 11, 2013

“Rising Sun” by Gina (Craft At Fourways Student) Ceramic, glass and mirror tiles. This 80cm tale was created for the students yoga instructor and friend, as a gift. The figure contrasts beautifully against the vibrant hues used in the background, while the blue shades “cool” off the warmer shades. A really eyer-catching...

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Mixed Media Abstract
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Mixed Media Abstract

Feb 5, 2013

“Mixed Media Abstract” by Lynn (Craft At Fourways Student) Once again, a mixed media piece that explores various elements, mediums and textures and integrates them into one work. Here we explored paint techniques and combined it with found objects such as beads, semi-precious stones as well as mosaics....

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Happiness
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Happiness

Feb 5, 2013

“Happiness” by Chris (Craft At Fourways Student) Ceramic tiles, glass tiles and mirror. This piece has a ‘coat of arms’ like appearance, rich in symbolism. The two doves flying around a radiating heart tell a narrative with the central focal point being the title. It is interesting to note that the doves are three dimensional off of a background, creating a high relief sense...

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Rose Table
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Rose Table

Feb 5, 2013

This 60cm table has an elegant and classical feel to it, making use of the ever popular rose motif as its main...

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Victoria
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Victoria

Feb 5, 2013

This energetic design was created by Jenny and Brad as an 80cm table. The design is both fun and vibrant, illustrating the fun to be had with mosaic mixed media. This piece compromises of ceramic, glass and mirror tiles, as well as milla flori and handmade painted tiles ad...

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The Kiss
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The Kiss

Feb 4, 2013

“The Kiss” Gustav Klimt by Lorraine (Craft At Fourways Student) (1m x 58cm) This interesting render of the well known painting into mixed media mosaic combines handmade inserts, clay work and gold leaf with stunning...

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Starry, Starry Night
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Starry, Starry Night

Feb 4, 2013

“Starry, Starry Night” Vincent Van Gogh by Lindy (Craft At Fourways Student) (60cm x 60cm) A mesmerising interpretation of this renowned painting onto a table...

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Adele-Bloch Banor I
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Adele-Bloch Banor I

Feb 4, 2013

Adele-Bloch Banor I – Gustav Klimt by Lindy (Craft At Fourways Student) (1m x 80cm) Another incredible rendering of a painting, once again intricately combining media and found objects culminating in a stunning...

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Step Into Springtime
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Step Into Springtime

Jan 30, 2013

Step Into Springtime by Lorraine (Craft At Fourways Student) (50cm x 50cm) A richly embellished piece that narrates a notion of abundance and...

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