Update on Georgie

Final post for tonight, then bed. Just a quick update on Georgie. I’ve done as much as I can on Georgie until I go to the city tomorrow and get the glass I need. I’ve had fun making her. Being told to use Georgie’s colouring, but add me in there, I’d bought some beautiful tiles... Continue Reading →

Hummingbirds

After having done a few dragonflies in my designs, I wanted to try something different, and was inspired by Clare from Dreams and Adventures at Cosy Cottage and her post, Masons Wood, where she tells of a hummingbird she saw on one of her walks. I drew up my template then traced the final picture... Continue Reading →

Dragonfly Swirl

This mosaic has been surprising to make in a number of ways, and I can’t help giggling on the inside when I think about it. Despite the base being 40cm (just under 16”), I drew my basic design on an A4 sheet of paper, thinking it’d be easy enough to then hand draw a scaled... Continue Reading →

Making ‘Pond Life’

‘Pond Life’ is the second commissioned mosaic for Rory from A Guy Called Bloke, with the Rainbow Dragonfly being the first. The brief for this mosaic was one or two dragonflies over a pond making it more life like, 12” by 18”, and I was more than happy to take up the challenge. I say... Continue Reading →

Rainbow Dragonfly

The Rainbow Dragonfly was a commissioned piece, requested by a fellow blogger who became friend - Rory, from A Guy Called Bloke and K9 Doodlepip. Rory has been a big supporter of mine since the inception of my blogging days, so it’s been a real privilege being asked to create not just one, but two... Continue Reading →

Star Bright

"Star light, star bright, first star I see tonight. I wish I may, I wish I might, have the wish I wish tonight." I’ve had this star shaped base from when I first started mosaics, and seeing the finished mosaic makes me think of how much I’ve learned and how much my comfort zone has... Continue Reading →

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