Mosaic Books

Mosaic Books

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Mosaic techniques & Traditions

Mosaic Techniques & Traditions: Projects and Designs from Around the World
by Sonia King, 2003

My book is a full-color, hardback providing historical information on mosaics and mosaic-making traditions from around the world, technical instruction on the creation of mosaics and projects. The book also features a gallery showcasing a variety of works by international, contemporary mosaic artists. Click to order hardback or now available in paperback!

The Complete Book of Mosaics : Materials, Techniques, and Step-by-Step Instructions for over 25 Beautiful Home Accents
by Emma Biggs & Tessa Hunkin, 2005

Projects and instructions from two of the very best!

Mosaic Art and Style: Designs for Living Environments
by JoAnn Locktov, 2005

Features architectural installations as well as decorative and functional objects that add to living environments. (Features Sonia's work!)

Outdoor Mosaic

Outdoor Mosaic
by Emma Biggs and Tessa Hunkin, 2001

A wonderful new book from my two dear friends. Highly recommended!

The Complete Mosaic Handbook: Projects, Techniques, Designs
by Sarah Kelly, 2004

Large and informative book. (Features Sonia's work!)

Making Mosaics

Making Mosaics : Designs, Techniques & Projects
by Leslie Dierks,1998

My favorite recommendation for a basic book. Covers a variety of techniques thoroughly and has a nice gallery, too.

Fantasy Worlds

Fantasy Worlds
by Deidi Von Schaewen, John Maizels & Angelika Taschen, 1999

Oversize book with FABULOUS illustrations of visionary environments by Watts, Gaudi, Isidore, Chand, de Saint Phalle and others.

Classic Mosaic

Classic Mosaic : Designs & Projects Inspired by 6,000 Years of Mosaic Art
by Elaine M. Goodwin, 2000

Splendid. Projects inspired from wonderful mosaics throughout the ages. A nice combination of history and technique.

Modern Mosaic

Modern Mosaic
by Tessa Hunkin, 2003

Great overview of contemporary mosaics with lots of technical info. (Features Sonia's work!)

Art of Mosaic Design

The Art of Mosaic Design : A Collection of Contemporary Artists
by Joann Locktov & Leslie P. Clagett, 2002

Very inspiring. Extensive gallery featuring the work of a diverse group of contemporary mosaic artists.

Teach Yourself Mosaics

Teach Yourself Mosaics
by Jane McMorland Hunter, 2002

Inexpensive introductory book.

Art of Mosaic Design

The Art of Mosaic Design
by Caroline Suter, 2001

Lots of interesting projects using various materials.

Mosaics: Inspiration and Original Projects

Mosaics : Inspiration and Original
Projects for Interiors and Exteriors

by Kaffe Fassett & Candace Bahouth, 1999

Unusual and intriguing projects. Lots of ideas.

Mosaic Workshop

Mosaic Workshop : A Guide to Designing and Creating Mosaics
by Emma Biggs & Tessa Hunkin,1999

Great coverage of design principles and considerations.

Complete Pebble Mosaic Handbook

The Complete Pebble Mosaic Handbook
by Maggy Howarth,2003

The new book from the pebble mosaic master.

Making Concrete Garden Ornaments

Making Concrete Garden Ornaments
by Sherri Warner Hunter, 2001

Create sculptural bases for your mosaics from concrete. Very informative.

Ancient Mosaics

Ancient Mosaics
by Roger Ling, 1998

Excellent book on historical mosaics. Well written and thorough.

Design Sourcebook Mosaics

Mosaics : Design Sourcebook
by Martin Cheek,1998

Great resource for ideas. Lots of variety.

Making Bits and Pieces Mosaics

Making Bits & Pieces Mosaics: Creative Projects for Home & Garden
by Marlene Hurley Marshall,1998

Thorough coverage of picassiete and memoryware.

Encyclopedia of Mosaic Techniques

Encyclopedia of Mosaic Techniques
by Emma Biggs, 1999

Great coverage of many subjects. Answers a LOT of questions.

Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World

Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World
by Katherine M. D. Dunbabin, 2000

Thorough coverage of the subject. Well written.

Mosaics Inside & Out

Mosaics Inside & Out
by Doreen Mastandrea, 2001

Lots of fun projects. (Features Sonia's work!)

Creative Garden Mosaics

Creative Garden Mosaics
by Jill McKay, 2003

Fun outdoor projects.

Art of Decorative Mosaics

The Art of Decorative Mosaics
by Elaine M. Goodwin, 1999

Excellent coverage of many different techniques. Beautiful projects.

Crazy Mosaic

Crazy Mosaic
Tracy Gravier Bell, 2000

Lots of imaginative projects and a gallery of ideas from artists. (Features Sonia's work!)

The New Mosaics

The New Mosaics
by Danielle Truscott, 1999

Craft oriented projects using unusual materials. Includes a nice gallery. (Features Sonia's work!)

Decorating with Mosaics

Decorating with Mosaics
by Deborah Schneebelli-Morrell, 1999

Some different types of projects with nice photography.

Mosaics: Essential Techniques

Mosaics: Essential Techniques & Classic Projects
by Fran Soler, 1998

Interesting projects based on varied design themes.

The Mosaic Sourcebook

The Mosaic Sourcebook
by Paul Siggins and Paul Cooper, 1997

A variety of projects which include templates to copy and transfer.

Creating a Life Worth Living

Creating a Life Worth Living
by Carol Lloyd, 1997

A great book for those who want a life in the arts. Really helps you focus and move forward.

Setting Tile

Setting Tile
by Michael Byrne, 1995

Great reference for technical instructions on setting tile.

Handmade Tiles

Handmade Tiles
by Frank Giorgini

Interesting reference for those interested in making their own tesserae.


Mosaic: The Work of the Muses
by Gabriella Fioucci, 2000

Overview of the history of mosaic from Rome-based author who also offers mosaic tours. Click to order direct from Italy.

Cobalt Mosaic I Art Poster Print by John Douglas, 24x24 by Art.comBuy new: $49.99

The Mosaic Artist's Bible: Over 300 Traditional and Contemporary Designs by Theresa Mills and Teresa Mills (Spiral-bound - Feb 1, 2005) - Illustrated
Buy new: $24.95 $16.47
38 Used & new from $15.65
Practical Guide to Crafting with Mosaics, Ceramics & Glassware by Simona Hill (Hardcover - Nov 25, 2006)
16 Used & new from $7.79
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1000 Great Motifs for Crafters
Author(s): Gear, Alan / Freestone Barry  
ISBN: 1843403951
ISBN-13 / EAN: 9781843403951
Binding: Paperback
Dimensions (inches): 6.50 (H) x 5.50 (W) x 1.50 (D)