Come join the celebration
Come join the celebration
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We jumped into the opportunity to host a booth at the Colorado Maker Faire. Our 10’x20′ space was packed with young and old trying their hand at making a mini mosaic. According to our estimates, 600 people made mosaics between Saturday and Sunday Oct 14th and 15th.
Work of the Colorado Mosaic Artists
Name of Venue: Belmar Public Library
Address: 555 S. Allison Parkway, Lakewood, CO 80226
Dates: Tuesday November 1st – Wednesday November 30th, 2016
Work Media: 2-D mosaics
Entry Requirements: The show is open to all members of Colorado Mosaic Artists. This is not a juried exhibit and all pieces will be hung. There is no entry fee.
Please send your name, name of the piece, price, phone number and email address. Only your name and the names of your pieces will be displayed publically. The additional information will be available at the library desks.
For example: Judy, Susan, Ardvark II, $650, 303.809.2629, firstname.lastname@example.org
Maximum Work Size: 12” x 12” (144 square inches), 20 lb.
ENTRY DEADLINE: Friday 21 October 2016
Receptions: There will be no reception.
Advertising: Information about the show will be posted on our website and local electronic bulletin boards. The library will put a short description of the exhibit in their monthly newsletter, which is distributed to library patrons.
Sales: No payment for artworks will be accepted by the library staff. All prospective buyers will contact you directly using the information provided on the price list. All artworks must remain on display until the end of the exhibition, at which time you and your buyer may make arrangements for payment and delivery of the purchased piece(s). There will be no sales commission. Artists are responsible for their own sales tax.
* 21 October, 2016: Deadline for Call for Entry received
* 1 November, 2016: Artists drop off art – 9 am to 10 am; show hanging 10am to noon
* 30 November, 2016: Artists pick up art – 9 am to 10 am
Contact: Susan Judy – email@example.com; 303.809.2629
April’s Colorado Mosaic Artists Meeting is a Smalti Workshop!! We will have a Smalti Workshop on Sunday, April 10. Thank you, Susan Judy, for offering up your house for this workshop. Please see address and directions below. It’s such a beautiful location for creating!
There will be a brief demo on Smalti and then you’ll be cut loose to create! All those who use Smalti are welcome to share any tips and tricks.
For this workshop, CMA will be providing:
• Substrate (6”x8” or 8”x8”),
• An assortment of Smalti, stone, millifiori, and
• An opportunity for hands on experience with a hammer and hardie
You will need to bring:
• $20 materials fee
• Wheeled nippers and your favorite tools
• Weld Bond
• Accent tesserae (jewelry, mirrors, crystals, etc.)
• A design idea
Thus far, we have 20 people from the March meeting who signed up for the workshop. Please review the list below and confirm your attendance. For those who didn’t make it to the March meeting and would like to join us on the 10th for the workshop, please respond to the email as soon as possible so that we can obtain adequate materials.
A big thank you to Peace, Love and Smalti for discounting the bulk of our Smalti, and also to DiMosaico for donating a supply of Smalti, stone, millifiori and other tesserae. Please give them a shout out with a thank you!
If you have any questions, please let us know.
See you on the 10th!
Directions to: 6755 Ranch Lane, Morrison, CO 80465
*Take exit to N Turkey Creek Rd, To the right; 430 ft long
*Turn right-N Turkey Creek Rd, Drive 0.9 mi west
*Turn right-Starlight Dr, Drive 0.3 mi north
*Slight left on Starlight Dr, Drive 0.3 mi
*Turn left-Westway Dr, Drive 0.1 mi
*Turn left-S Valley Cir, Drive 0.1 mi
*Turn left-Ranch Ln, 6755 is the last house on the right
Smalti Workshop Sign ups (from March meeting)