Creating Sculptural Substrates for Mosaics – A two day workshop with Deanna Kernick


When: Sunday 4th & Sunday 11th February 2024
Time: 10am to 4pm
Where: Mosaics by Design Studio, Blackwood, South Australia

In this workshop you will have the opportunity to choose from 3 different processes to bring dimension to your mosaics by using sand to shape and form ripples, wire mesh to form twists and curves and foam to create light weight forms. All three forms will be coated with cement, suitable for hanging outdoors.

Whatever form you would like to create I will help you to determine the most suitable process for your desired result. Many substrates have been created at this workshop including an ant, snail,apple, tree of life, cactus, bird, magic carpet, masks, leaves, poppy, fish, lizard etc…

Cost: $300 includes materials fee, tea, coffee and afternoon tea. (Current students receive a 10% discount)
To secure a booking, a non-refundable deposit of $50 is required.

For further information or to make a booking please call Deanna on 0412 366 049 or email



South Australian Artist, Deanna Kernick started up her business Mosaics by Design in 2000. Since then she has created countless mosaic murals for private and corporate clients throughout Australia.

As well as creating mosaics, Deanna has a passion for teaching. Her realistic floral mosaic designs have become widely popular with students wanting to learn and improve their skills.