Set on a rustic wooden panel, painted in teal blue, this fat fish of indeterminate species is made from beautiful recycled and vintage crockery pieces combined with glass, tile and beads. The fish is a combination of light and dark greens, with an orange mouth and bright eye made from a millefiori glass slice. The bubbles rising from the fishes mouth are made from silver coloured metal washers; a lovely fun piece.
These mosaic panels are ready to hang with a D Ring on the back, the base is ply or occasionally MDF.
Your mosaic will come well padded and boxed with a leaflet of helpful hanging/care tips.
Please note that where possible items will be dispatched same or next working day, depending on my art tutoring commitments.
You are getting an original piece by an established, professional artist and with a strong record of exhibiting in quality galleries and outlets.
Safety notes! The sides are carefully finished to minimize sharp edges as far as possible, but broken crockery can be sharp so care should be taken when dusting. Please note they are heavy, and therefore not suitable for small children to handle. If hung in a child’s room they should be out of reach so there is no possibility of the piece falling on anyone. These mosaics can also freestand on a shelf, and a product like white tack should be applied to the bottom edge to prevent slipping.
Many materials are used and these may include tesserae (tiny tiles), glass, mirror, ceramic, reclaimed or vintage crockery, shell, metal or beach finds. After a special double grouting process (necessary due to the uneven nature of the pieces), the tiles