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Signatures Exhibit July 10 – September 1,2013

By Sandra Bryant / June 4, 2013 /

Linda Dadak, mosaic artist This summer Historical Highfield Hall (56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA) presents SIGNATURES, a cutting edge mosaic invitational exhibition. As  you will see, the mosaics selected for this exhibition represent not  only a cross section of styles but also the extraordinarily diverse  choices of materials that showcase each artist’s “signature”. “It is…

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Hoffer River House Mural

By Sandra Bryant / April 22, 2013 /

Recently returned from Hertford, NC where I installed a large mural in the Hoffer River House.  The mural is the creative inspiration of owners Mamie and Ken Hoffer and features Thomas Jefferson walking in a conservatory with a woman friend.  The Hoffer River House is a beautiful event venue created by this delightful couple for…

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Winter at Showcase Mosaics

By Sandra Bryant / February 18, 2013 /

Murals at Stanford Shopping Center It’s been our normal chaos since returning from Artprize in Grand Rapids, MI (we were excited to place in the top 10 out of over 1,500 entries!)  in October.  In early November, we spent time in Palo Alto, CA installing a commercial mosaic mural (lavender fields in Provence…nice!) at the Stanford Shopping…

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Lately…

By Sandra Bryant / September 19, 2012 /

Things have been busy! We have been working on proposals and getting some designs going for a few new projects. When we start a new custom design, the first step is to talk to the client and get an idea of what they want. Then we create a proposal of the image. This image often…

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Interior designer, Anna Donahue, uses color first in design

By Sandra Bryant / April 6, 2012 /

The color of the year, Tangerine Tango is showcased here with a custom wall finish by Anna Donahue This interior designer from Grand Rapids, MI really knows how to blend art in all its forms into a design space.  She found her love of interior design to be an extension of her career as a…

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By Sandra Bryant / March 27, 2012 /

Anatomy of a Custom Mosaic Backsplash One of our favorite types of mosaic projects is to create custom kitchen or bathroom mosaic backsplash, mural or bath insert.  We work either directly with the homeowner, or in many cases, with their interior design professional.  People generally find us through our website or by referral, and we work all over North America.  It…

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Time Management – or lack thereof…

By Sandra Bryant / March 7, 2012 /

It’s interesting how creativity works…  The winter months tend to be a bit calmer for us, workwise, and I find that my creative mind takes a bit of a break too.  For about two weeks.  Then I have a bit of time to feverishly come up with some new artwork so I plan new pieces, both…

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First Post!

By Sandra Bryant / February 23, 2012 /

We are Carl and Sandra Bryant of Lynden, WA and this is the first entry to our mosaic blog.  We’ve been mosaic art crazy for about 10 years and have been working mostly in glass mosaic with some handmade stoneware pieces fired in our kiln.  We also incorporate semi precious stones and beads in some…

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