Birds and branches mosaic

This Birds and Branches Mosaic was made for an outdoor garden space for a client who has three children. The birds do not directly represent the children but are a reference to them and therefore the client wanted them to be similar in size and style. The Birds and Branches …

Washington panel mosaic

This panel, which is  more than two metres long, was made in sections on mesh which could then to cut, stacked and easily transported. A description of the process can be found here: http://helenmilesmosaics.org/mosaic-tutorials/larger-mosaics-on-mesh/. The client’s only initial requirement was that it should feature a version of the 3,500 year old …

Wedding mosaic _ 2

This wedding mosaic for CH and RZ was made using a very limited palette of dark grey, cream and red stones. The intention was to focus the attention less on the simple tree design and more on the movement and energy in the background tesserae. The mosaic was grouted in two …

Scary dog mosaic

This mosaic was made to immortalise a very scary dog called Pedro who was a much loved Jack Russell Parson who took doggy stroppiness to a whole new level. The mosaic is based on the Cave Canen (Beware of the Dog) Roman mosaic theme and mirrors a famous threshold mosaic …