19 Feb 2016

Geological Mosaics: Mother Nature’s Artistic Expression

When considering the essence of a mosaic one directly yet subconsciously imagines an anthropogenic creation; a creation derived from a human being. What was the artist’s motive, subsequent ideas and conclusive meanings behind his or her portrayed expression? But what about when we are fortunate enough to find true masterpieces within nature, created by universal elements governed by the forces of physics and laws of chemistry?

A brief, yet breathtaking accumulation of Mother Nature’s artistic expression follows:

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18 Feb 2016

A guide on how to clean different mosaic tile materials

A comprehensive collection of mosaic tile materials follows to give more of a practical insight on how to properly clean and maintain your mosaic in your household and pleasantly remind you that beauty CAN be low-maintenance.

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17 Feb 2016

Mosaicist Making the World Think Differently About Mosaic Art

Nermine El-Masry, a mosaicist making the world think differently not only about mosaic art, but also about life inside the womb.

She was born in 1974 in Cairo, Egypt where she still lives and works. This mosaicist and assistant lecturer manifest the epitome of beauty in all its miscellaneous textures. She finds her insight in earthly wonders, female figures, and most recently internal organs. Illustrating with tiles dissimilar layers and patterns, depicting a secrecy of resources inside the womb.

The artist attempts to bring together realistic forms and the abstract style in her compositions.

Where the question remains:

Are these mosaics a visual manifestation of living layers inside the womb?

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12 Feb 2016

Eclectic mosaic tile fireplaces to adorn your home Decor

A fireplace is not just a functional and practical architectural structure in a home; it also serves as a focal point which creates a warm and welcoming feeling to any visitor.

Fireplaces are one of the much-loved longstanding amenities in a household as they work as an architectural focus point of any living room, adding a rustic feel to the interior design solely with their presence.

Having a fireplace incorporated in your home decor, for many people, creates ambiance whilst conveying a romantic setting in the surrounding environment. Imagine yourself on rainy winter night – the last thing you want to encounter is a cold & unwelcoming home. On the contrary, a cup of tea whilst gazing into the glare of a fireplace sounds absolutely ideal.

Transforming or redesigning your fireplace to enhance your home decor using mosaic tiles will ensure three important aspects: durability, low maintenance level & thermal efficiency. Beyond the functional properties that mosaic tiles have, an endless spectrum of colors, textures and patterns are available to compliment your fireplace.

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11 Feb 2016

Year of the Monkey: 8 Fascinating Facts

Want to know how can you Gregorian date of birth, reveal your sign in the lunar calendar?

What lies in wait for you in the Year of the Monkey 2016-2017?

Here are 8 fascinating facts about the Year of the Monkey to help celebrate this holiday:

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08 Feb 2016

Important reasons to use Mosaic Tile in your Home Decor

Do you need a change to your home decor?

Would you like your interior design to be authentically embellished with modern highlights?

Decorating with mosaic tiles have always been in fashion and its popularity shows no signs of waning through time. They can be incorporated in contemporary and classier interior designs alike.

When it comes to the final plan concerning our personal space’s interior design, things can get a little confusing – leading us to indecisiveness and frustration (and we definitely don’t want you to be mad!).

The key to a successful interior design doesn’t always aim to enhance the stylistic status of your home decor, but ultimately to augment your home value.

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