Mirror Mosaic 2-Day Workshop
About the instructor: Mela Delgado has a BFA from La Escuela de Artes Plasticas in San Juan, Puerto Rico where she grew up. She began creating mosaics as a way to release stress from writing her Master’s thesis in museum art collections – awarded in 2009.
Now living in the Bay Area, Mela dedicates herself to mosaics and studies at the reputable Institute of Mosaic Art with renowned mosaic artists. She exhibits her art, volunteers for community mosaic projects, and creates mosaics that fulfill her artistically. She is intrigued and fascinated with this ancient art form’s endless possibilities.
Learn more about Mela Delgado.
Title: Mirror Mosaic 2-Day Workshop
Instructor: Mela Delgado
Time: Saturday and Sunday
10:00am – 4:00pm
About the Workshop: Learn how to make a Girly Mirror Mosaic, using glass, mirror, beads, and jewelry! Students will earn techniques on how to use jewelry, beads and glass to create a one-of-a-kind mirror mosaic on a glass frame.
Day One, we’ll layout our designs, add pieces, set and glue. We will also start to mosaic the borders of the frame.
Day Two is for finishing our mosaics and grouting as well as discussing the best ways to display them. At the end of the class you will have created a 5' 7" mirror mosaic.
Cost: Member $165; Non-member $175
Notes: Class fee includes materials
Instructor will provide tools
Please bring an apron
Artistic level: Beginner – Intermediate
By enrolling you are agreeing the Frank Bette Center Cancellation Terms and Refund Policy.
Mela Delgado demos her craft at the Bette's new free program:
ARTIST IN THE HOUSE
Date: August 23
Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm.
Meet the artist, view her skills, ask her questions about her art.