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Glass Mosaics for the Canadian Climate

Haliburton School of Art + Design

Enrol in Glass Mosaics for the Canadian Climate

Course Code: ARTS2352

The Canadian climate can present challenges for outdoor works of art. Instruction will address an overview of adhesives for a variety of materials; cutting a variety of materials and using those cuts creatively; the use of the elements of design to impact your project, and grouting your mosaic. Attention will also be paid to material suited as a base for outdoor mosaic; preparation of surfaces - including repair of frames; choosing suitable mosaic shard material for outdoors; finishing, hanging, and caring for your artwork. All of these elements will be considered in the creation of your glass on glass mosaic (a hanging window). Reference notes will be provided on all materials used. You are welcome to contact instructor prior to course to discuss project ideas. Contact information can be found on the material list.

Some courses require additional textbooks and/or materials. Please visit your campus bookstore in-person or online: Peterborough Bookstore or Lindsay Bookstore.

Attend this course in person

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday (9:00am - 4:30pm)
Section: 41 | Instructor: Heather Vollans
Location: Haliburton Campus
Registration will begin March 01, 2018 at 8:30 am

Project: Window There will be a $20 material fee payable to the instructor.

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