Landscape in Mosaic with Chicago Mosaic School
Instructor: Casey Van Loon
Date & Time: Thursday – Sunday, September 7 – 10, 9AM – 5PM
Cost: Day Student – $425
Create a sense of place using unexpected colors and textures in mosaic. During this 3-day workshop, students will learn to combine personal meaning with elements of space, perspective, and atmosphere using different mosaic materials.
Students who have completed Mosaic I may use glass and grout, while Mosaic II graduates may incorporate other materials to complete their landscapes. Choice of two formats, 7” x 10” or 6” x 11”.
Casey Van Loon is a mosaic and glass artist who creates works of various sizes, from large windows or wall hangings to intricate mosaic jewelry. As an instructor at The Chicago Mosaic School since 2012, Casey teaches a range of courses for all levels, including the After School Matters Program. Previously working as a stained glass artist for over 20 years her work includes numerous historical and original projects including the restoration of the Tiffany Dome at the Chicago Cultural Center, St. Patrick’s Cathedral [New York], and the world’s largest exterior glass mosaic at Tousaint Village [San Diego]. Van Loon’s original work has been featured in numerous galleries nationwide, most recently and the Gallery of Contemporary Mosaics in Chicago and the Museum of Biblical Arts [Dallas].