Mosaics

Mosaic Pumpkins Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Makes 1 Pumpkin Materials Needed for Project: 1 Artificial Carvable Pumpkin 16oz Tile of your choice Glue Wheeled Glass Nippers Xacto Knife 1lb of Sanded or premixed Grout Colorant color of your choice Stirring Stick SpongeBucket for mixing Paper Towels Water Newspaper Measuring Cup Latex Free Gloves Safety Goggles Dust Mask Paint color of your choice LED Candle Mosaic Tips: - Outdoor temperature as well as water temperature can affect grout setting time; chilly condi...

Spring Tweets Mosaic Stepping Stones Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Project Tips: • Use a Lazy Suzanne to work on. It makes placing tiles a breeze. • To save time, use pre-made stepping stones purchased from your local home center. • Pattern can be enlarged to fit any size stone. • Never dispose of grout directly down a drain. • If grouting without latex gloves, pour vinegar over hands to restore skin PH. Materials Checklist: • 8” Precast stone or Round Stepping Stone Mold, Outdoor Cement #507J, Mixing Bowl, Mixing Spoon, Measuring Cup, Rubber Gloves...

Celestial Mosaic Cobblestones Coasters Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Project Tips: • Never dispose of indoor cement down the drain. • Create coasters one at a time or all together. • Jennifer’s Mosaics Indoor Cement sets in about an hour. Materials Checklist: • 1 Round Coaster Mold (use more than one, to speed the time of the project) • 1 package Mosaic Dots • 1 - 2 LB Container Jennifer's Mosaics™ Indoor Cement • Black Colorant • Petroleum jelly • Latex or nitrile glove • Paper towels • Newspaper or kraft paper • Water • Disposable cup Inst...

Mosaic Halloween Pumpkin Luminary Free Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Materials and Tools 6” glass votive Jennifer's Mosaics™ Cathedral Orange - 3 packages Jennifer's Mosaics™ Opalescent Black - 1 package E6000® Glue Jennifer’s Mosaics™ Wheeled Glass Nippers Studio Pro™ Safety Glasses Tealight candle or light Tips: Nip glass chips over a bowl or box to capture glass shards, for easy disposal. When creating mosaics on a rounded surface, fill a quart plastic bag half way with rice and rest the object on the bag. This will prevent round items fro...

Free Forget Me Knot Mosaic Stepping Stone Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Materials 9” Heart Stepping Stone Mold 2 pkg Vintage Mosaics Red Toile or red-toned pottery or dishes 2 pkg Red Stained Glass Chips 1 Red Gem   Tools Tile Nipper Adhesive Tracing Paper Outdoor Cement Colorants – Brick Red Bone Grout   Basic Supplies Pen Scissors Measuring Cup Mixing Bowl and Spoon Petroleum Jelly Paper Towel     Instructions 1. To protect work area, cover with newspaper. 2. Using a paper towel, apply a thin coat of petroleum jelly along the inner edge...

Festive Mosaic Ornaments Free Project Guide

March 19, 2018

Materials  • 3 – 3 ” Smoothfoam Balls • 1 package Diamond Tech™ Classico Mini Iridescent Tiles • 1 package of Diamond Tech™ Classico Mini Tiles • 1 - 2 LB Container Jennifer’s Mosaics™ White Grout • 16G Tinned Copper Wire Tools  • E-6000® Adhesive • Round Nose Pliers • Flush Cutters • Metal Skewer   Basic Supplies latex or nitrile gloves, paper towels, newspaper or kraft paper, water, disposable cup, smooth cloth, pencil   Project Tips: • Mosaicing on a curved surface can be...

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 ...