The secrets of using thinset for mosaics by Julie Sperling

I am delighted to present a guest post (my first) by award winning Canadian mosaicist Julie Sperling about using thinset for mosaics. Julie’s work stands apart in being both fiercely beautiful and intelligently polemical. In her hands mosaics move out of the decorative realm and into a hybrid world where …

Greece, mosaics and me

[heading size=”20″ margin=”10″]Greece, Mosaics and Me, Part I: A personal story. [/heading] Coming to Greece in 2001 stripped everything from me: language, family, friends, work, culture, points of reference and sense of self. I arrived five months pregnant with two small children after my husband took a job in Thessaloniki, Greece’s …