Archive for the 'Mosaics' Category

Byzantine Mosaics

You can find Byzantine mosaics in Hagia Sophia (Ayasofa Museum) in Istanbul, turkey. Hagia Sophia used to be a patriarchal basilica but later on, it was used as a mosque. At present, it is now called Ayasofa Museum. Because if its enormous dome, Hagia Sophia became very popular and it was even considered as Byzantine [...]

Tile Mosaics

Have you ever wondered if what you know about Mosaics is accurate? Consider the following paragraphs and compare what you know to the latest info on Mosaics. Have you ever tried creating mosaic designs over mirrors or small tabletops? With several ceramic tiles and grout, you can already create beautiful designs. You can also use [...]

Roman Mosaics

You should be able to find several indispensable facts about Mosaics in the following paragraphs. If there’s at least one fact you didn’t know before, imagine the difference it might make. Roman buildings left standing today are abundantly decorated with amazing mosaics. Most of the mosaics captured historical scenes and that of everyday life. Villa [...]

Mosaics Info

Mosaics are creative images from the assemblage of stones, glass, and other small pieces of materials. It is also considered as a decorative art technique and an important facet of interior design. Mosaic arts can be of spiritual and cultural significance. Have you seen mosaics in the cathedrals? These are great examples of mosaics with [...]

Mosaics Info 101

The following article covers a topic that has recently moved to center stage–at least it seems that way. If you’ve been thinking you need to know more about it, here’s your opportunity. In this article, you will find some of the most common mosaic info that people want to know about before starting their project. [...]

Mosaics and Architecture

When most people think of Mosaics, what comes to mind is usually basic information that’s not particularly interesting or beneficial. But there’s a lot more to Mosaics than just the basics. There are lots of sites out there that help mosaic enthusiasts to promote the use of the art in architecture. These websites can help [...]

Byzantine Mosaic Technique

So what is Mosaics really all about? The following report includes some fascinating information about Mosaics–info you can use, not just the old stuff they used to tell you. At present, there are two known techniques used by mosaic artists ? the direct and indirect method. But did you know that there is also the [...]

Christian Mosaics

The following article covers a topic that has recently moved to center stage–at least it seems that way. If you’ve been thinking you need to know more about it, here’s your opportunity. Because of the popularity of mosaics, perhaps even your children know about it. In children?s art classes, mosaic art is already being taught. [...]

Inexpensive Mosaics

When you’re learning about something new, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer amount of relevant information available. This informative article should help you focus on the central points. Many individuals are now getting interested in mosaics but not all of them can afford to buy expensive tiles. Well, here?s a solution to your [...]

Mosaic Books

If you?re learning to do mosaics, perhaps its time that you purchase any of the popular mosaic books available in the market. Here is a list of great books about mosaic. Glass on Glass Book by Seymour In this book, you will learn how to transform your table into a work of art. You will [...]