Tag: Village

Sewing a Patchwork Purse : Patchwork Purse Fabric
Sewing a Patchwork Purse : Patchwork Purse Fabric

Once you choose the size of your purse, you’re going to want to go ahead and choose your material. We’re doing patchwork so I would suggest two, if not three, different fabrics, I actually have […] Read More

Easy Garden Crafts : Decorating Garden Walls
Easy Garden Crafts : Decorating Garden Walls

I’m Cooie Grey-Lavin, and in this clip I’m going to show you how to decorate a bare wall or fence in your yard. In my yard I had an old shed that the side needed […] Read More

How to Make Glass Mosaics : How to Cut the Glass for a Mosaic
How to Make Glass Mosaics : How to Cut the Glass for a Mosaic

In this segment I’m going to show you how to cut some pieces of glass. First, I get out my cutter and I open it up a little bit so that the oil will flow […] Read More

How to Make Glass Mosaics : How to Grout Glass Tiles in Mosaics
How to Make Glass Mosaics : How to Grout Glass Tiles in Mosaics

In this section I’m going to show you a little bit about using grout. You can buy this at any lumber store or hardware store. Get a spoon like this to mix it up with. […] Read More

Making Tile Mosaics : Shaping Tiles for Mosaics
Making Tile Mosaics : Shaping Tiles for Mosaics

Do you remember how our Mexican tile broke with really jagged edges? If you don’t like these jagged edges, you can use your tile nippers to straighten them out. What you do is, you anchor […] Read More

Making Tile Mosaics : Mosaic Tile Safety
Making Tile Mosaics : Mosaic Tile Safety

Today I’m going to teach you how to make a very simple and basic tile mosaic mirror for your home. We’re going to take one nice small wooden mirror and some beautiful different kind of […] Read More

Making Tile Mosaics : Designing Tile Mosaics
Making Tile Mosaics : Designing Tile Mosaics

We’re now going to talk about designing your tile mosaic project. There are many different ways you can design your project. One way is to think about an overall theme or concept that you want […] Read More

Making Tile Mosaics : Substrates for Tile Mosaic
Making Tile Mosaics : Substrates for Tile Mosaic

Right now we’re going to talk about substrates. Substrates is just a fancy word for what you glue your tiles to. Today I’ve chosen this little mirror for us to use. I liked it, it […] Read More

Making Tile Mosaics : Tile Mosaics & Mixed Media
Making Tile Mosaics : Tile Mosaics & Mixed Media

There are so many different beautiful tiles for you to choose from, large and small, patterned and plain, that it’s hard to think about using other objects for your mosaics. But there are so many […] Read More

Making Hand Mirrors : Gluing Mosaic Tile on a Hand Mirror
Making Hand Mirrors : Gluing Mosaic Tile on a Hand Mirror

Now, we’ll show you how to transfer your mosaic pieces onto the base. I’ve traced the heart with, I have a blue line here, I don’t know if you can see it. And, we’re going […] Read More