Mosaics

Splendid Marble Tray

March 20, 2018

Splendid Marble Tray  DESIGNED BY: Rita Schwab SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) 2 TIME TO COMPLETE: 4 hours →PROJECT TIP:  · Never dispose of grout directly down a drain. · If grouting without latex gloves, pour vinegar over hands to restore skin PH.     MATERIALS CHECKLIST: Antiquity Mosaics™ – Ming Green 4 pkgs. Antiquity Mosaics™ – Crema Marfil 1 pkg. Antiquity Mosaics™ - Antique Silver Roma Inserts 1 pkg. Antiquity Mosaics™ Pattern enclose...

Summer Days Watering Can

March 20, 2018

Summer Days Watering Can  BY: Jeanne Baruth SKILL LEVEL: 3 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 2 days (Does not include drying time)   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • Metal Watering Can (the one we are using is 11” tall and 30” around) • Adhesive that will bond glass to metal • 2 lbs Black Sanded Grout • Wheeled Glass Nippers • Mixing Spoon • Soft Cloth • Marker • Sponge • Bowl • Disposable Glove • Safety glasses • 2 pkgs. each Pre-cut Chips Black #362J and ...

Sunflower Fun

March 20, 2018

Sunflower Fun Designed by: Jeanne Baruth   MATERIALS CHECKLIST: • 12” Square Stepping Stone Mold • Silicone Adhesive • 2 lbs Black Sanded Grout • Tile Nippers • Mixing Spoon • Outdoor Cement • Soft Cloth • Marker • Sponge • Bowl • Disposable Glove • Safety glasses • 1 pkg. each of white, black, dk. green, lt. green, yellow, orange Stained Glass Chips • Black Gems .375  • Contact paper • Cardboard   Step 1: Get Ready • Cover work area with newspaper. Collect all supplies ...

Sunflower Mosaic

March 20, 2018

Sunflower Mosaic   LEVEL: (Adult 1-5 1 being the easiest, 5 being difficult) 2.5 TIME TO COMPLETE: 2 days →PROJECT TIP: Tightly nipping and fitting glass into the pattern means no grouting. MATERIALS CHECKLIST: • 1 pkg each ¾” Jennifer’s Mosaic™ Tile Mixes: Fire, Denim, Grassy Greens • 1 pkg ¾” Jennifer’s Mosaic™ Tile: White • 12” x 12” chipboard or acrylic panel • Wheeled Mosaic Glass Nippers or Tile nippers • Mosaic Adhesive • Sponge • Newspaper • Optional: grout, colorant, b...

Sweetheart Picture Frame

March 20, 2018

Sweetheart Picture Frame BY: Diana Duvall SKILL LEVEL: 4 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 3 days (Does not include drying time)   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • 5-ounce pkg. Jennifer’s Mosaics™ White Stained Glass Chips • 5-ounce pkg. Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Pink Iridized Stained Glass Chips • 2 lb Jennifer’s Mosaics™ White Sanded Grout • Glass Adhesive • Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Wheeled Glass Nippers • Safety glasses • 8” x 11” Picture Frame (must be at least 2” in...

That 70’s Stepping Stone

March 20, 2018

That 70’s Stepping Stone   Add a little mod to your backyard with this iridized and mirrored stepping stone. The surface of this stone has a lustrous rainbow-like play of color that changes as the angle of view changes, it’s totally groovy!     DESIGNED BY: Jeanne Baruth SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) 3 TIME TO COMPLETE: 6 hours (does not include drying time)  →PROJECT TIP: · One 5 oz bag of stained glass chips is approximately 50 pieces. This w...

The Gypsy Moon

March 20, 2018

The Gypsy Moon DESIGNED BY: Grace Santoro SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5 1 being the easiest, 5 being difficult) 4 TIME TO COMPLETE: 4-5 days   MATERIALS CHECKLIST: • 1 lb. pkg. of White Iridescent 3/4” Venetian tiles • 1 lb. pkg. of Dark Blue Iridescent 3/4” Venetian tiles • 2 lb. container of black sanded mosaic grout • 3 oz. pkg. Jennifer’s Mosaics Glass Charmers - Yellow Moons • 1 – 1/2” round Glass Gem • 1 – 19” table with legs (#567 Diamond Tech) • Jennifer’s Mosaics Wheeled Glass ...

The Rainforest Frame

March 20, 2018

 Rainforest Mosaic Frame   →PROJECT TIP: 1. Safety first - use protective eyewear when nipping glass. 2. Never dispose of grout down the drain. 3. Mix grout in a disposable cup for easy cleanup.   MATERIALS CHECKLIST: 1 Wooden Frame MSI Product UPC 652695-67000-8 2 pkg. Jennifer’s Mosaics Assortment Glass Chips – 361J & 361 IR 8 oz. Grey Sanded Grout Mosaic Glue Latex Glove Safety Glasses Mixing Spoon Pen Carbon Paper Scrubby or Soft Cloth Disposable or Plastic Bowl Wh...

The Shanty

March 20, 2018

The Shanty SKILL LEVEL: 2.5 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 2 Days   →PROJECT TIP • Tightly nipping and fitting glass into the pattern means no grouting.   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • 1 pkg each ¾” Jennifer’s Mosaic™ Tile Mixes: Fire, Grassy Green, Denim • 1 pkg ¾” Jennifer’s Mosaic™ Tiles: White • Wheeled Mosaic Glass Nippers or Tile Nippers • Mosaic Adhesive • Sponge • 12” x 12” chipboard or acrylic surface • Newspaper Optional: • Sealant, grout, c...

Tipsy Pots

March 20, 2018

Tipsy Pots  DESIGNED BY: Jeanne Baruth   SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) 4 TIME TO COMPLETE: 3 Days   →PROJECT TIP: When drilling the hole in the saucer, fill saucer reservoir with water. Drill directly into the water. The water will keep the bit cool and prevent the saucer from cracking.   MATERIALS CHECKLIST: 3 Terra-cotta Pots - 8 1/2”, 7” & 5” with pre drilled holes in the bottom 1 Saucer for the 8 1/2” pot 3/8” Threaded metal rod - 18” ...

Toile Bottle Stoppers

March 20, 2018

Toile Bottle Stoppers BY: Jeanne Baruth SKILL LEVEL: 3 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 2 hours   →PROJECT TIP • If buttons have a shank on the back, remove it with a pair of side cutter pliers. This will allow the button to sit flat on the Toile.   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • 2 Fuseworks™ Bottle Stoppers • Vintage Mosaics™ Black Toile • Vintage Mosaics™ Red Toile • Vintage Buttons for embellishments • Studio Pro™ Foil ¼” Copper • Studio Pro™ Wheeled N...

Tropical Fashions Mosaic Purse

March 20, 2018

Tropical Fashions Mosaic Purse   MATERIALS CHECKLIST: • Wooden Cigar Box • 2 - Jennifer’s Mosaics Stained Glass Chips Variety Packages • 2 - Jennifer’s Mosaics Iridescent Glass Chips Variety Packages • Paint: Orange and Green • Tile Nippers • Light Blue Colorant or Dry Tempera • Carbon Transfer Paper • White Grout • Adhesive • Sponge • Bowl • Measuring Cup • Crafts Sticks • Soft Cloth   DIRECTIONS: STEP 1: Get Ready! • Cover your work area with newspaper to protect the s...

Tropical Fish Stepping Stone

March 20, 2018

Mosaic Stepping Stone   Materials Needed: 1 Bag each; purple, yellow, green and white stained glass chips 1 Tropical Fish Pre-Cut Stained Glass Pack 8” Square Stepping Stone Mold Outdoor Cement 1 lb. Sterling Grout Glue - i.e. Liquid Nails™ Mixing Bowl and Spoon Paper Towels and Newspaper Petroleum Wheeled Glass Nippers Sponge or scrubby    Directions:  Step 1 Using a paper towel, apply a thin coat of petroleum jelly along the inside of the mold.   Step 2 1. Mix outdoor...

Victorian Santa Ornaments

March 20, 2018

Victorian Santa Ornaments BY: Rita Schwab SKILL LEVEL: 1 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 5 hours (does not include drying time)   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • 12” x 6” Clear Glass (Picture Frame Glass Works Well) • 5 oz pkg Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Stained Glass Chips Variety • 1 Variety Pack Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Glass ½” Gems • Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Black Grout • Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Wheeled Glass Nippers • Victorian Christmas Card Images • Studio Pro™ Glass cutte...

Vintage Mosaic Eggs

March 20, 2018

Vintage Mosaic Eggs   DESIGNED BY: Rita Schwab SKILL LEVEL: (Adult 1-5: 1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) 2 TIME TO COMPLETE: 4 hours   →PROJECT TIP: · Use vinegar to return PH to your hands should you grout without gloves.  · Use different size plastic eggs for more variety. · Use broken china or pottery in lieu of VINTAGE MOSAIC™ pieces. · For hard to fit tile pieces, hold tile up to the area to be fitted and outline with a marker the portion of the tile that needs to be ...

Vintage Peter Rabbit

March 20, 2018

Vintage Mosaic Bunny MATERIALS CHECKLIST:  • 10” pre-cast resin, cement or ceramic bunny figurine • 2 pkg Vintage Mosaics™ - black toile • 1 pkg. Jennifer’s Mosaics™ blue stained glass chips • 1 pkg ¼” glass gem variety mix • 2 cups Jennifer’s Mosaics white mosaic grout • Acrylic Paints: Gold and White • Mosaic Glue • Small paintbrush • Rubber gloves • Old towel • Sponge, mixing bowl, measuring cup, spoons, newspaper, pencil, toothpick • Jennifer’s Mosaics Wheeled Glass nippers...

Vintage Teapot Tray

March 20, 2018

Weathered Mosaic Catchall

March 20, 2018

Weathered Mosaic Catchall BY: Lauren DiSanza SKILL LEVEL: 3 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 4 hours (does not include drying time)   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • Antiquity Mosaics™ Catchall Kit (This kit includes everything you need to create your mosaic, including an exclusive online how-to video.) • Grey Acrylic Paint (Plaid™ Apple Barrel Country Grey) • Black Acrylic Paint (Plaid™ FolkArt Licorice) • Mixing Bowl and Spoon • Safety Glasses • Paper Towel...

Welcome Stepping Stone

March 20, 2018

Welcome Stepping Stone BY: Elaine Fossler SKILL LEVEL: 3 (1 being the easiest, 5 being most difficult) TIME TO COMPLETE: 2 days   MATERIALS CHECKLIST • Glass • Studio Pro™ Glass Cutter or Studio Pro Precision 2000™ band saw • Sharpie® Marker • Scissors or Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Pattern Shears • Glass Grinder or Scythe Stone for smoothing out edges (not necessary if using a band saw) • Contact paper • 14” Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Stepping Stone Mold • 20 lb Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Outdoor Ce...

Patriotic Mosaic Wreath Project Guide

June 28, 2018

Mosaic Patriotic Wreath Create a custom wreath for the holidays or to hang all year round! This project is perfect for mosaic beginners because it requires no nipping. The hardest part is waiting for it to dry! 16" www.diamondtechcrafts.com MATERIALS FloraCraft Foam Wreath, 2”x15¾”x2 13/16” Diamond Tech Cobblestones: Brights, 2 pkgs; Lights, 2 pkgs. Diamond Tech Cobblestone Tiles: Brights, 2 pkgs; Lights, 2 pkgs. Jennifer Mosaics White Grout, 1-2 lb container Ribbon, 2 yards TOOLS ...

Mosaic Jewelry

October 24, 2018

MATERIALS • CUFF OR PENDANT BEZEL WITH MATCHING CHAIN • 580 WHITE POWDERED (SANDED) GROUT – 2LBS BY JENNIFER MOSAICS • 581 BLACK POWDERED (SANDED) GROUT – 2LBS BY JENNIFER MOSAICS • YOUR CHOICE OF TILE OR STAINED-GLASS PIECES • CHARMS LET’S GET STARTED 1. SELECT THE STYLE OF JEWELRY YOU WOULD LIKE TO MAKE. CUFF, OR PENDANT? 2. IF YOU CAN, DRAW THE SIZE OF YOUR BEZEL ON A PIECE OF PAPER. 3. SELECT THE TYPE OF TILE OR GLASS YOU WOULD LIKE TO USE. BE AS CREATIVE AS YOU LIKE. ADDING...