UPDATE: Mural goes on the BLOCK….BLACK GOLD: Thar’s Oil in Them Thar Walls. Vintage mosaic mural discovered, but who dunnit? New article by Lillian Sizemore for Mosaic Art Now.
A round up of UNIQUE CERAMIC TILE spotted over the past several months. Mostly London, one from Paris, enjoy!
Vintage Views: Making vintage imagery accessible and fun, the Gittery GIFs from the New York Public Library
Sometimes a girl just needs to clear her head — and nothing refreshes like a good BROWSE around a vintage store… When in San Francisco’s Mission District, be sure to check out the new 17,000 square foot space called STUFF. Thanks to free parking, I took my sweet time and strolled through two floors of jam-packed … Continue reading
Another intriguing mosaic mystery: Pablo Picasso, the Cote d’Azur in the 1950s, an enchanting young lover, and the case of the missing mosaics.
Mosaic was all the rage in the mid-fifties. Editorial artist Karl Hubenthal illustrated the covers for Just One More using mosaics as reference!
wholesome fun Sunset Magazine, circa 1968 Vinyl Linoleum was a popular mosaic medium in the 1960’s. 1960’s DIY Project Who remembers Hi-Fi’s? Kinda like Wi-Fi but different. HiFi stands for High Fidelity, as in Sound vibrating from vinyl records played with a needle… Here’s a tricked-out cabinet for the young Mosaicist. Note Roman Theme, a … Continue reading