Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated August 2014)

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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 03/11/2014)

Postby BFenix » Mon Mar 24, 2014 6:08 pm

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BFenix wrote:Showing your mounds of shit to others is important to get feedback, help, tips and overall criticism of how bad it smells but how you can make it smell better. Or worse, in this case. I guess?

Yeah, it is, but we were discussing whether or not it was technically "art" (as ridiculous as debates about that can get). You have to make stuff to get good at making stuff, and hey, there'll be diamonds in that shit if you press it hard enough. I think? Science?


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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby Natalya » Sat Apr 05, 2014 8:17 am

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This is a work in progress. As you can see I did not do the grout yet. I have to decide how to frame it first. I think a frame will look good on this one but I don't know what it will be made of yet or what colour. I'm thinking black or a very narrow aluminum trim unlike the other ones posted earlier that I framed.
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby Natalya » Tue Apr 22, 2014 2:09 pm

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Finished it. 18" x 12" (excluding frame)
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby Natalya » Tue May 06, 2014 7:34 pm

Okay check this one out...



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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby Silverdream » Tue May 06, 2014 10:35 pm

Not bad. I honestly didn't care for the last one, but this one is pretty nice.
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby Tzan » Tue May 06, 2014 10:40 pm

This one is great, nice job!
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby Natalya » Fri May 09, 2014 11:08 am

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Oh shit another shark. 12" x 8"
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby BFenix » Fri May 09, 2014 11:41 am

That mosaic reminded me of Jaws, which gave me an idea for an awesome suggestion IMO. Mosaic movie posters.
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby The Shadowscythe » Fri May 09, 2014 11:43 am

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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby Natalya » Fri May 09, 2014 3:16 pm

Oh fuck I never showed you guys the other shark I made 2 months ago.



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This was it as a WIP, but it basically looks like this now. It totally rules.
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 04/05/2014)

Postby The Shadowscythe » Fri May 09, 2014 3:19 pm

That does indeed, totally rule.
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 05/09/2014)

Postby Tzan » Sat May 10, 2014 9:55 am

I was looking around for the first shark.

Again, very good work.

If you wanted to, you could probably sell these at a craft fair, or ebay.
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 05/09/2014)

Postby Natalya » Mon May 12, 2014 2:57 pm

Trying to set up an Etsy actually.

I have actually sold 6 mosaics. Since I started making mosaics I have made 22 of them. I've sold 4 pot-holders (approx. 6" diameter round mosaics with pads on the bottom, great for holding pots) and then I sold a little mosaic of a roller derby helmet to one of my teammates and I sold my Red-Winged Black Bird mosaic.
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 05/09/2014)

Postby Tzan » Mon May 12, 2014 3:25 pm

Cool, how much do you get for them?
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Re: Oh Look, Natalya Made a Mosaic (Updated 05/09/2014)

Postby Natalya » Sat May 31, 2014 12:50 am

Not much for the small ones. $15 each for the 5 small ones I sold, $40 for a larger (but still kinda small) one.

Uhh okay I made more:



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Shark Astronaut. Hard to tell but the gold part is his helmet visor, he's in a space suit.





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Sunset. I've never done a lady like this before. What I did was I freehanded a drawing onto the wood then I cut pieces to fit it. I'm super happy with this one, it's really pretty IRL. The colours are much deeper and her dress is actually iridescent.
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