The glass ‘mosaics’ of Kechries

My friend Alison Scourti, who keeps cropping up because she is almost the only person I know who shares my passion for mosaics, and therefore shares a part of who I am, told me to go see the glass mosaics of Kechries at the Archaeological Museum of Isthmia not far …

Mosaics out of ancient pots?

We were in the car again. The temperature outside was nudging 40 degrees. We’d spent the weekend diligently looking around ancient sites (of which more later) with the sun beating down on our heads and peering at bits of old things in museum display cabinets. Now we were heading back to …

A weekend of mosaics, Candili, Greece.

Here we all are! Who says you cant make mosaics in a swimming suit? It’s a new trend and thoroughly to be recommended. Alison and I drove from Athens in a car heaving with marble and materials, not entirely sure how many people were going to join us for a weekend of mosaics …

The Mosaics of Nikopolis, Greece.

A chance encounter with the Mosaics of Nikopolis, Greece. We were in the car heading up the west coast of Greece to meet friends in Epirus during the Greek Easter break. The journey was long, the roads were atrocious and I had no appetite for sight seeing along the way. …