Category Archives: Architectural Mosaics

The Alchemy of A Mosaic Mirror to Transmute A Foyer!

Recently, I was approached by a new client who is in the process of renovating her foyer to make it warmer, more spacious and inviting! She envisions an artistic accent on the main wall and after looking at the space, … Continue reading

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The Completion of The Universal Coral Reef mosaic, 2006-10!

 The best months for tiling were from late spring to early fall, when the weather was warm and I had sufficient daylight to work and go home without having to drive in the dark.  The second year I worked on … Continue reading

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The Tesserae of The Universal Coral Reef mosaic 2006-10!

Once I was notified by the distributor that my order was ready, I personally went to the tile shop to inspect and pick up several boxes filled with 6” x 6” tiles glazed in a vivid spectrum of blues, and … Continue reading

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Grouting the last section of the UCR mosaic!

Today, I invested three hours standing on a stool on top of a table to reach and complete grouting, wiping and polishing the upper right section of my Universal Coral Reef mosaic where…  The orcas, sail fish, octopus, jelly fish, and the blue whale swim … Continue reading

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The Metamorphosis of “La Patagonia”!

It wasn’t long ago that my friend Cecilia asked me if there was something I could do to make her Spanish classroom, affectionately named “La Patagonia”, look more ethnic and inviting to her elementary school students.  After looking at the sterile and … Continue reading

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Ode to a Tomato Plant

My art is inspired by many muses and, it is influenced by many subjects that I will gradually unveil in my journey through this Blog. When I am not communing with the muses of Light in painting, I may be … Continue reading

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