3 day Craft Retreat in Mosaic making
Please enquire for 2019 dates.
At fireflies & figs we really love creating crafty things, and what better place to come and learn a specialist skill than here amongst nature. This year we begin our craft retreats with creating Mosaics. Roman mosaics using traditional methods with ceramics and original stone.
What to expect
Introduction into the wonderful world of making mosaics using the direct method.
Design, select materials and complete your mosaic using the cutting, laying and grouting techniques
Learn the history and technique of Roman mosaics.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner served at the farmhouse, all delicously cooked by Fern Green our resident cook.
Discovering the art of mosaic making in a beautiful setting
Daily tuition from a professional mosaic artist
Small pizza making supper with oudoor cinema evening
A talk on alternative materials used in Mosaics
Ceramic visit and wine tasting
Prices from £525
Includes accommodation in a double room, transfers and all food and drink