Michael Kruzich: Classical Direct Methods in Smalti & Stone - Gallery

Visiting Artist: Michael Kruzich

Classical Direct Methods in Smalti & Stone

In this workshop, students study Classical Italian mosaic techniques that have been handed down through the ancient and Byzantine masters. Learn how to use the hammer and hardie to cut smalti and mixed marble, gain an understanding of andamento basics, contrast and color selection, as well as different methods of direct setting and finishing techniques. Taught by award winning mosaic artist Michael Kruzich


Masthead: Detail of mosaic by Liz Williams