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Garden Mosaics: 25 step-by-step projects for your outdoor room
by Becky Paton
One of the most long-lasting and hard-wearing artforms, mosaic pieces are perfect to make the most of your outdoor space. Suitable for a tiny terrace or a large country expanse, the projects in "Garden Mosaics" show you how to decorate your outdoor space in the most charming, individual and enduring way. The extensive techniques section shows you how to choose and use the ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published February 11th 2010 by CICO Books
(first published March 2004)
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This book includes step-by-step instructions for 25 outdoor projects. After you read a few, you know how the rest will go. The author and artist Becky Paton makes most of her stuff from scratch using chicken wire, newspaper and styrofoam. She also uses the indirect method frequently, placing her mosaic pieces in reverse on brown paper, putting them together and then transferring them to a wall or other item. Her adhesive of choice is P.V.A., and she also uses it to seal her projects (1 to 4 rati ...more