This tutorial contains a world of information for creating colorful tinted thin set/mortar and grout. In this step-by-step tutorial, you will learn how to mix a variety of liquid tints into thin set and grout.
You will learn:
*how to mix liquid tints into thin set/mortar.
*how to create a tinted thin set substrate.
*how to install hanging hardware to your tinted thin set substrate.
*how to use the tinted thin set/mortar as an adhesive.
*how to create a mosaic using tinted thin set.
*how to mix liquid tints into grout and use it to grout a mosaic piece.
*how to color the grout, choose the colors to use in sample boards and how to apply it.
This tutorial is broken down into sections with easy-to-follow steps that make the lessons achievable. The liquid tints are available for purchase through the Santa Barbara School of Mosaic Art and you can click here to buy the kit that goes with this tutorial. You can buy one color or the whole set of nine colors. These colors can also be mixed together to create even more choices. You will see the kit offer and the resource list once you purchase this tutorial. Included in this online course is a printable PDF with a full resource list of all the tools and materials necessary to complete this project.
Tami has been a mosaic artist for over 20 years. Tami has created high end custom large scale commissions since 2000 and has her work installed all over the world.
Tami began teaching mosaic art in 2009, when she founded Santa Barbara School of Mosaic Art. Tami loves to share her years of experience and mosaic knowledge with enthusiastic and creative students.
In 2016 Tami launched Mosaic Arts Online, allowing mosaic art enthusiasts from all over the world to learn how to create mosaic art. She loves that more people now can learn from her without having to leave the comfort of their studio. In each course Tami teaches, she wants her students to feel they have more confidence when creating their own style of mosaic art.
Most importantly just have fun~