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Inspiration Gallery: Mosaic

By Twistie

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From ancient times to right now, mosaic has been a popular form of artistic expression. This gorgeous seahorse is a detail from the floor of the Roman baths at Bath.

Of course if mosaic is your thing, that doesn’t mean you’re limited to ancient motifs. You could go a lot more modern.

How about reproducing a great work of art, like one by Vincent Van Gough?

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Or maybe a bit of pop culture:

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And of course there’s nothing to limit you to working in ceramic tiles. If you doubt me, take a look at this amazing photo mosaic of Olympic Gold Medal swimmer Michael Phelps… entirely composed of photographs of Michael Phelps:

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3 Responses to “Inspiration Gallery: Mosaic”




  1. The Accidental Tangoiste Says:

    Oh my, I do love seeing how creative and awesome people can be! Enjoying this blog, Ms. Twistie!




  2. Twistie Says:

    @The Accidental Tangoiste: Thanks! It’s great to see you here. Enjoy the pretties.




  3. The Accidental Tangoiste Says:

    Oh, I am! Thank you, ma’am!













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