Author(s): Bonnie Fitzgerald
An indispensable compendium of technical know-how and troubleshooting tips Just like having a mosaic tutor on call 24 hours a day - this book is packed with handy, time-saving tips and technical knowledge to improve your skills, speed up the learning process, and give your unique mosaics a professional finish. Easy-to-follow step-by-step techniques, photography, and illustrations. Handy, professional quick fixes and solutions for commonly encountered problems. Advice on what to buy and how to use the tools and materials - from ceramic tiles to pebbles, shells, and beads. Tips on design: finding ideas, drawing outlines, order of work, and adding eye-catching details.
Bonnie Fitzgerald is a professional mosaic artist and educator. She is the founder and owner of Maverick Mosaics, one of a handful of mosaic studios in the United States dedicated exclusively to teaching the art of mosaics. Maverick Mosaics also fabricates architectural mosaics and designs and creates commissioned mosaic artwork for interior designers, landscape architects, and private clients. Ms. Fitzgerald currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Society of American Mosaic Artists Board of Trustees (www.americanmosaicartists.org).