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Lou Ann Weeks
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Mosaics are my passion! Check it out at www.i-c-mosaics.com
Mosaics are my passion! Check it out at www.i-c-mosaics.com

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Just getting started on my Skeewbacker 3D project. It’s going to go in my bathroom and hold my hand towels. http://skeew.biz/make-mosaics/video-skeewbacker-3d.html
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Stop Tiles from Popping - Seal wood backers to keep them from absorbing your adhesive's water and ultimately letting tiles pop. Here's the recipe: ½ weldbond + ½ water. Here’s how I do it: http://www.i-c-mosaics.com/education/sealing-wood-backers.html
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5 problems these tools solve! CLICK
http://i-c-mosaics.com/education/cutting-complex-shapes-with-nippers.html and watch video.
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Here’s a video showing how to cut complex shapes with your nippers http://i-c-mosaics.com/education/cutting-complex-shapes-with-nippers.html
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I’m Living Mosaics! See our new mosaic tote here: http://skeew.biz/mosaic-living/fashion.html
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I’m Living Mosaics! See Skeew's new line of mosaic-designs here: http://skeew.biz/mosaic-living/fashion-home-decor.html
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Sometimes with my mosaics, I want a solid, large piece mixed in with my smaller pieces, like I did in my piece, “Dancer". A wet saw works great for this as well as for cutting out house numbers as shown in this video: http://www.i-c-mosaics.com/education/cutting-house-numbers-with-a-wet-saw.html
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Using contact paper can be a simple, easy way to create your mosaic using a pattern. This video shows how I set it up. http://skeew.biz/video-tutorials/mosaic-over-pattern.html
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Struggling with a design? There are 5 main considerations you should address: tesserae, flow, colors, simplicity and pattern. Read more at
http://i-c-mosaics.com/blog/getting-started-in-mosaics-what-to-expect-2of7.html
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More Tips and Tricks for making mosaics. This assortment is usable regardless of materials, size or skill levels. Check out Part 2 at: http://i-c-mosaics.com/blog/mosaic-tips-tricks-2.html
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