The mosaic you can realize could be a copy of an ancient mosaic of the roman period or bizantine one and can be directly created on cementer mortar.
After a little introduction at the mosaic and at the card’s cut with the ancient tools of the trade, small hammer and carbide hardie, you will actively participate at every phase of the realization of you piece: from the drafting of the cementer mortar to the finalisation of the mosaic.
You can use high-quality materials that were used in the olden days as marble, Venetian enamels and golden tiles depending on the copy you have decided to recreate.
The objective will be to realize a mosaic of about 17x17 cm.
_ Little introduction at the mosaic;
_ Choice of the subject and of the materials;
_ Introduction and cutting test of the material with the ancient tools of the trade, small hammer and carbide hardie;
_ Drafting of the cementer mortar and the printing of the grid.
On Thursday or on Saturday at 2 p.m.
Via di Roma 136, 48121 Ravenna
Guests are kindly requested to get at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the starting time.
- Materials as marble and glass paste
- All the instruments useful to the creation of the mosaic: small hammer, carbide hardie, tweezer and bolt cutters
- Personal protective equipment for the eyes
- The consignment of the mosaic is realized at the address of the participant if required