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 …

Love Birds Mosaic

This is another wedding mosaic this time for a bride who loved birds and was a love bird. The green sprig between the two birds represents the couple’s life together and the border alternates pomegranates, which are a symbol of marriage and prosperity, and heart shaped vine leaves. The Love …

Three mosaic birds

These three mosaic birds were made for a London courtyard. They are based on three Roman mosaics: 1. Swan mosaic with a stylised fig from a 4th century church in Soli, Northern Cyprus 2. A guinea fowl, from a 5th century bathhouse in Kourion, Cyprus and 3. Partridges, 4th century, …

Unswept Floor Mosaic

This mosaic is based on a famous Roman design of an unswept banquet floor. (Please read more about the ancient design and its contemporary variations in this┬áblog post.) The commission was for an ‘unswept floor’ to be installed in a kitchen which would reflect the life of the home owner …