31 days of Dad Days, Danielle

Day 3 – Mosaics

Here is a list of all that you need to make a mosaic.  Have fun!

pencil
piece of wood
tiles – colour of your choice
tile cutters
PVA glue
grout
plastic bowls (to sort tiles and mix the grout)

1.  Draw your desired design onto your piece of wood.

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2.  Cut up the tiles into random sizes and shapes and sort them by colours into plastic bowls.

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3.  Arrange tiles on your design were you would like them to go leaving gaps in between them.

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4.  Glue your tiles onto the wood and allow the glue to dry.

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5.  When glue is dry, mix up your grout and pour it over the tiles.

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6.  Using a squeegee, fill the gaps between the tiles with grout.

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7.  Wipe off excess grout and clean the tiles.

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8.  Allow to dry.

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Finished!!!!

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  1. Mrs Sally

    October 8, 2014 at 3:51 pm

    As you already know … I LOVE these!!! Thanks for giving us such clear instructions Delle. Now we will be able to make some next school holidays.
    Love Mrs Sally

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