Level 1 introduces the classical Opera of Regulatum, Tessellatum, Vermicualtum, Palladianum and Circumactum. These foundational skills are the building blocks of classical mosaic.
Level 1: in practice
Level 1: In Practice is a consolidation class for students who have completed Andamento Level 1.
This class brings the different techniques together into two projects with additional focus on method including
- Indirect on Paper &
- Direct on Mesh
The Level 2 builds on Level 1 with structured tasks designed to understand simple sdoppiamento, flared sdoppiamento, scaling tesserae and creating volume in mosaic.
LEVEL 2: IN PRACTICE
Level 2: In Practice is a consolidation class for students who have completed Andamento Level 2.
Using the techniques learnt in Level 2 students create two projects with an additional focus on method.
- Indirect on Sticky Plastic
- Direct on Plastic
Colour Theory for Mosaic:
Level 3 is a technical class introducing Colour Theory and using value, hue and chroma to support andamento (line) in mosaic.
LEVEL 3: IN PRACTICE
Level 3 in practice builds on the skills learnt in Levels 1,2 and 3 and implements these techniques in contemporary approaches to a range of subject matter.
Completion of The Level 3 Class is a prerequisite .
This class continues each term with new projects.
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