Create glass mosaics in a funky space

Create glass mosaics in a funky space

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Snacks, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is extremely rare.

About your host

Arts on the Block specializes in large-scale mosaics for public and private clients designed by emerging artists. The studio crew has mastered our production methods and the history of the mosaic art form. They're also happy to show their portfolios, tell you about their career aspirations, and chat about travel! Our studio team brings their life experiences, travel memories, cultural backgrounds,…

About Arts on the Block

Arts on the Block empowers creative youth to imagine and shape fulfilling futures, join the creative workforce, and contribute to their communities. We provide real-world training in a working mosaic studio and on local public art projects. Awarded grants from National Endowment for the Arts, the Maryland State Arts Council, and Creative MoCo, 150+ of our works are now installed in the region.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Arts on the Block. .

What we’ll do

Arts on the Block offers afternoon mosaic workshops in a professional art studio. With hands-on help from our studio crew, you'll sketch out a design, learn basic glass-cutting and puzzling techniques, and get to work on a personal project. We have tons of beautiful glass mosaic pieces, so you'll be able to create something special - perhaps inspired by your trip to DC! Each piece is finished in a…

What else you should know

Did we hear you say you're not creative? Or you're worried your mosaic might look bad? Drop your doubts at the door, our studio team is trained to help everyone from novices to know-it-alls :)

What I’ll provide

Water, seltzer, and soda
Drinks are on us while you're here.
Mosaic tiles and tools
Everything you'll need to make and take a personal project.
Little Nibbles
Light snacks for creative fuel!

What to bring

If you're already inspired and have an image, design, or drawing, bring it with you!
We have drinks and little nibbles, but please do feel free to bring any of your own.
Casual clothes are recommended, with layers to adjust for your comfort.

workshopsocial impact
$45 per person
$45 per person