Mosaic ball

Experimenting with mosaics on different surfaces.  I decided to try a styrofoam ball.


The first joke was on me, since the glue I used is pretty liquid-y and gravity grabbed those little pieces and they just ooooozzzeeed down the sides!  Tape fixed it.

IMG_6873 IMG_6874IMG_6872  But that meant applying a section, taping it, waiting for it to dry, then doing the next section so it had something to ‘rest’ against that was solid!

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The finished piece.  I am putting it in my garden, kind of to see what will happen.  Will weather be able to penetrate the grout and eventually ruin the styrofoam?  Only time will tell!


~ by collidescopes on April 9, 2015.

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