Mosaic Artwork & Murals Blog

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…