COMPLETE PEBBLE MOSAIC HANDBOOK
This is set to become THE standard work on Pebble Mosaics! Covering the history, use, materials and making of pebble mosaics, it also contains fabulous examples of pebble mosaics, ancient and modern, from around the world.
The variety of styles and techniques is fascinating and opens up a whole new world of design and innovation to the pebble mosaicist.
There are sections on materials, tools and techniques, ancient and modern; how to choose pebbles and stones for shape and strength and which materials to avoid; practical step-bystep instructions for making mosaics by the traditional 'on-your-knees' method and Maggy's own pre-cast technique; Advice on designing mosaics from simple sketch to finished product; a survey of traditional styles from around the world and a gallery of contemporary pebble mosaic artists' work. Recommended!