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