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2018 logo for maanzSTUDIO OZMOSAICS
Proudly Australian - 20 Years Mosaic Services!
STUDIO  07 3847 4873 
TEAM OZMOSAICS Dave & Sandy Robertson

Mosaic Classes - Book today!
Sandy has been teaching the art of mosaics for
almost 20 years!  You will love her workshops!

Mosaic Web shop & online store

for all your mosaic supplies |Tools 'n Tesserae

HUGE RANGE! | BEST PRICES & SERVICES
Shop online  www.ozmosaics.com.au/shop
or visit us in Brisbane by Appointment!                                            
 
                                                                          
We know what you need to make mosaics!

Mosaic Projects!  School & Public & Community Art!
Contact us to discuss your next mosaic project!

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Mosaic Artist Sandy Robertson looks forward to meeting you in a Studio OzMosaics workshop!
Contact Dave Robertson, Studio & Project Manager to plan a project or visit OzMosaics Store/by appointment only.

Student comments November 2017:

Beginner Class:   "When I attended OzMosaic Beginners course I knew not one thing about mosaics.  Boy did that change quickly!  Sandy is absolutely bursting with knowledge, enthusiasm, experience, techniques, tips, tricks and great mosaicing stories.  The workshop had a lovely welcoming and personable atmosphere and her passion for mosaicing is just so contagious.  By the end of the day I felt so motivated and confident to start my own mosaicing journey.  An absolutely fantastic day and so worthwhile for anyone who wants to try this fun craft! "    Michelle.

Advanced Course:    Wow!  Talk about value for money!  Our day was jam packed with even more information, techniques and hands on fun!  And the nicest part is that I took home a unique 3D mosaic that was my personal creation, yet made with the help of Sandy’s expert knowledge.  Not sure if the best part was smashing wine bottles, cutting glass, oozing grout, or just the great company!  I’d definitely recommend this course to challenge those further who have already done the Beginners Course.  Fantastic!".   Michelle

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Imagine yourself in a mosaic workshop.
Learn to mosasic or update your mosaic skills.  Fun, creative and wonderfully addictive.

Your mosaic teacher, Sandy Robertson, looks forward to meeting you and sharing the joy of mosaics!
Beginner classes, advanced, 3D, smalti.  Learn the pique assiette method, mixed media, push-in, mosaic on mesh, indirect and many other methods with Sandy's famous mosaic tips and tricks!

What colour grout should you use?  What is thinset?  What mosaic tools are needed for smalti, glass, mirror and ceramic?

Use your imagination, explore Sandy's studio and mosaic store;  be inspired to create mosaics for your home, gifts, garden and who knows where it may lead?  Love OP shops? Sandy will help you reshape and embed found objects, precious mementos and more into your mosaic art and crafts.

Create contemporary portraits of your children, friends, loved ones, pets or adorn your pool walls, pots and floors!  
Anything is possible in mosaics!

Pools, walls, seats, pots, birdbaths, sculptures, mirrors, picture frames, cars, bathtubs, floors, windows, doors, kettles just about anything that stands still long enough to mosaic on!
OzMosaics specialises in traditional to modern mosaic techniques - from flat, mixed media, 3-D, whimsical and sculptural.


August 2016 saw the installation of the mosaic mural commission for University of Queensland Water Engineering - Level 1 of the Advanced Engineering Building.
 *more info here

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Dynasty smalti is beautiful for making interesting tesserae in your glass kiln!
Use your Leponitt mosaic wheeled cutters, standard tile nippers or Hammer & Hardie to shape this beautiful tesserae.   
Compare OzMosaics prices on smalti, millefiori, Weldbond, Leponitt tools, files, grouting accessories, Mac Glue, Laticrete products, hammer and hardies, glass tiles, mirror, sealers, mosaicstandard/sticky mesh - and more!

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OzMosaics are Australia's professional mosaic supply store.
Great value, customer service and mosaic workshops.  
Students travel from interstate and overseas to learn Sandy's mosaic tips and tricks and absorb the creative atmosphere, with a devoted mosaic teacher.

Follow this link to set up your free online OzMosaics Mosaic Store Account or log-in and enjoy the great specials at OzMosaics Web Shop!

Hope you find some creative mosaic time in 2018!

The Mosaic Professionals

Mosaic events

Slide Show - Viewing tips!

Mosaic Slide show Galleries.
Tips to help you enjoy the slide shows!
You have the following options:
1.   Click on the Gallery thumbnail/s
2.   Click on an image
3.   Click the arrow to progress through the Gallery
4.   Click Slide show arrow to start automatic slide show
5.   Click on the Circle Dots under the thumbnail view to scan the thumbnail view to search for a thumbnail.
5.   Click on the enlarge icon for full page view and slide show (square shaped box, located to the right of the Start Stop <> slide show control buttons shown on slide show!
ENJOY!  Practice on the slide show below!

Liz & Friends - Opening Night!

Opening Night @ The Wesley Hospital for Liz & Friends Art Show 2011


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Liz and Friends -Opening Night! the Wesley Hospital Art show 2011

Liz & Friends - Opening Night!

Opening Night @ The Wesley Hospital for Liz & Friends Art Show 2011

Opening Night! 2011

Liz & Friends - Art Show 2011 at The Wesley Hospital.
Liz & Friends - a group of artists who help Liz Heber raise funds for The Wesley Hospital, Palliative Care Unit!
After the successful inaugral Liz & Friends Art Show at The Wesley Hospital in 2010, an enthusiastic group of artists once again presented their art for sale to help with the fundraising efforts!

The staff, volunteers and visitors to the Art Show helped make this event a huge success.  Many new friendships were forged and thanks to everyone who purchased artworks at this very special event!

OzMosaics put together a mosaic marathon running from the Wednesday art show opening until close at lunch time on the Saturday.  Many people helped make the mosaic mural and we visited the patients, who glued down tiles to the mosaic made on fibreglass mesh. 

The Opening Night Cocktail Party was wonderful and the auction was in full swing, plus great raffle prizes!  Liz Heber, generous as usual, donated one of her magnificent artworks for the auction and someone received a fantastic work of art!

OzMosaics donated a mosaic table, which will be used to raise funds for the Palliative Care Unit and a mosaic workshop in the raffle.  Sandy Robertson and her merry group of mosaic addicts, who meet at OzMosaics, most Tuesdays, helped make mosaic Christmas Decorations which were so popular!  Lots of mosaic Christmas trees, Christmas Candles, Christmas Angels etc were tied to the Christmas Tree and sold so well!  Thanks to Sandy's helpers!

Enjoy the slide shows and we hope you appreciate the love and care that has been glued down into this mosaic mural.
We welcome your feedback/comments below, thank you.
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Helping Hands - Can you find your hands?

Helping hands on heARTs!

This is true art from the HeART! So many art show visitors, volunteers, artists, friends, patients and staff helped to make the mosaic mural. Every piece is special and we thank you all so much.


Helping Hands!
As you can see in the slide show, so many people helped take pART in this mosaic mural.

Thanks to the visitors to the Liz & Friends Art Show, who donated and tossed coins (and much more!) into the Santa Mosaic Sleigh and helped make the mural special in so many ways!

Thanks to the children, the parents, friends, artists, volunteers, patients, staff, doctors and nurses - so many people enjoyed helping to make the mural.  Many friendships were formed and many stories touched our hearts forever.

Many gave of their time and lots of hugs were given.   We hope you can "spot your hand".  If we missed you out, we did out best to photograph as many as possible, just know you are special and you took time out to help such a wonderful cause and make such a lovely art work.

We have a list of many of the mosaic mural helpers and if we don't have your name on the Mural Makers List, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will add your details.  We could not keep up at times, there were so many keen pARTicipants!

We thank you from the bottom of our heARTS!

Thanks to my team of mosaic addicts, who are helping to complete the mural at OzMosaics Brisbane Studio. We will fill in the missing pARTS, mount the mesh mosaics on a suitable substrate and show the mural in the making, in due course.

ExpectOzMosaics usual special mosaic effects, with butterflies almost flitting off the mural, gorgeous little insects and mosaic creates, upraised sections and wonderful grouting effects.  Keep checking this menu or join our free mailing list for updates on the mural progress.  Thank you.

If you have a story to share about the mosaic mural or the Art show, please send the info and we will include it on this website.
Thank you to Laticrete Australia for contributing, once again, to this Community Art from the HeART mural.

We welcome your comments and feedback in the comment section below!
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5 day workshop!

This workshop has 1 place left, due to a cancellation!

Hurry to book your place!
Contact us for waitlist.

October 2018

NEW WEEKEND WORKSHOPS!

Workshop W1
WEEKEND CLASS!
mOzPLATTA & mOzBEWDYBOTTLA!

Workshop W2
Fantasy Frypans!
Weekend Mosaic Class! MOzFRYA!
Book in now!

PLUS: MAD TUESDAYS!
Mosaic Addicts Day for past students.
Hurry to book your place!

NEWS! MOSAIC ART EXHIBITION!

MAANZ QUEENSLAND BRANCH
2018 MOSAIC ART EXHIBITION

Mosaic Association of Australia & New Zealand
presented
54 mosaics!
It was a wonderful exhibition atPercolator Gallery.

Mosaic Sandy Robertson award

I was thrilled to receive A Highly Commended Award for "Made to Last!".
Thanks to our judges Ian Skippen, Kylie Farrelly and Pamela Irving.
The Opening Night Party and Awards was so much fun and the gallery was packed to the rafters!
Thanks to all who attended.
Sandy Robertson

MAANZ (Mosaic Assn. of Australia & New Zealand)
Queensland Branch Rep.

Hammer and Hardie

Mosaic Hammer & Hardie traditional tools and modern PORTABLE desk top Hardies are now available from OzMosaics Web Shop - Tools Dept
The H&H will cut, shape, slice and dice your smalti, marble and a range of mixed media.  

Use your imagination and mix and match tesserae.
Sandy likes to use both the Leponitt Mosaic Wheeled Cutter and a Hammer and Hardie  for efficient shaping of mosaic tesserae.
From traditional to contemporary mosaic art, mosaic tools are at your fingertips. Explore.

Proudly Australian!

ozmosaics-australian-owned-proudly-australianOzMosaics has a comfy Room on the Deck for visitors to OzMosaics, B & B - accommodation for visiting artists, friends and students (check for availability).

It's always fun, busy and exciting at Studio OzMosaics - never, ever a dull moment.  OzMosaics provides a wonderful mosaic haven - our Mosaic Workshops in Australia will inspire and excite you.

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Our mosaic services

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Contact us

  • Studio OzMosaics
    Cnr 492 Cavendish Rd & Arlington Sts
    Coorparoo  4151
    Brisbane Queensland Australia 
    Parking & Studio Entry in Arlington Street
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  • Tel: (+617) 3847 4873
  • Mob:   0434 984 132 

About us

 

OzMosaics provides a safe, happy environment for the making of mosaics! award-mosaic

Situatied in the hills of Coorparoo, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia our grand old Queenslander provides a mosaic haven for mosaic artists.

Students visit from around the world to learn with Sandy Robertson. 

Dave Robertson, Customer Service & Sales Manager takes pride in running the business, co-ordinating the Mosaic School and Workshops, plus shipping out mosaic orders on a daily basis! 

There is never a dull moment at OzMosaics - we hope to meet you or make friends on Facebook.

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