Debra designs mosaics for private and public spaces and runs community making sessions to complete the artwork:
Community Group Spaces
These types of projects are ideal for:
Ed Woods Community Centre Shepherds Bush
Ed Woods Community Centre, Shepherds Bush
WHY IS IT GOOD TO
MAKE MOSAIC TOGETHER ?
Become healthier and calmer beings as we work together to create mosaic artwork for our community
Enjoy making as a fun way to meet each other reducing feelings of loneliness or isolation.
Bring disparate groups or teams together and give participants confidence with transferable skills to use in other art forms.
Enhance public and communal sites & place-setting to regenerate urban spaces and invite more people to be together
HOW DOES IT WORK ?
A GUIDE TO COMMUNAL MOSAIC MAKING
1. Brainstorming and/or Art and Drawing sessions with community consultation can come up with motifs.
2. A mosaic design is generated suitable for communal work in sections.
3. Engaging, fun and hands on group workshops are set up and community member are invited to participate to create elements of the mosaic. Guidance by the mosaic artist for techniques.
3. Completion : The Mosaic artist completes the rest of the project, and installs the mosaic.