Creating a mosaic out of broken glass turns trash into art, much like compiling a rubber-band ball or throwing rotten fruit at the television. Reuse and rearrange with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $49 for a three-hour introduction to mosaic class for one (a $125 value)
- $89 for a three-hour introduction to mosaic class for two (a $250 value)
Artist Kristi Duckworth guides students through the process of cutting glass, nipping tile, and grinding them both to construct a vibrant mosaic picture frame or candleholder. She provides all of the necessary materials and tools.
Classes begin in October and meet at 9 a.m. or 3 p.m. on Saturdays, and at 1 p.m. on Sundays. For an additional fee, customers can upgrade to a tabletop mosaic class, where students create a mosaic tray or tabletop.
Kristi Duckworth at Garden Path Studio
Kristi Duckworth doesn't mind when her art gets stepped on. In fact, she encourages it, having composed sprawling mosaics for park pathways and sidewalks. These locations are a fitting canvas for her large-scale, nature-inspired work. Her second favorite place to put art, however, is in the hands of children.
Kristi hosts multiple afterschool programs and classes that arm kids with everything they need to make beautiful one-of-a-kind pieces. Her mosaic lessons teach students to sift through tiles and arrange them into photo frames, and her ceramics classes cover the basics of sculpting and using a pottery wheel without constantly honking its horn. She also runs Art Night, a supervised three-hour period of freeform creation. Anyone who stops by can practice their mosaic-building skills, painting strokes, or ceramics techniques with the available tools.