Create a sparkling birdhouse for your home or garden! You will learn the fundamentals of the "direct method" as we work intensively with beads and tile to create a sparkling and whimsical birdhouse. The birdhouse base has been custom made for me and is completely weatherproof. I will pass on the techniques I have honed over the past 14 years using beads and glass tiles. Come to learn; come for the pure joy of creating!.
The types beads to use and where to buy them
The best adhesives to use for beads
How to apply beads the magical way!
How to use beads and tile together to create an intricate look and feel
Tips and tricks on keeping all rows straight and even
Basic cutting techniques
Learn how to grout a highly textured mosaic
Basic design and color considerations
How to install mirror glass