Roman mosaics - how to make them,
draw them, understand them.
For the main website go to www.romanmosaicworkshops.com
In-person workshop at:
London School of Mosaic
181 Mansfield Rd, London NW3 2HP
Foundation training in Roman mosaics. This is not training, this is you gaining experience in the work of making 2 Roman mosaic copies. It's suitable for complete beginners, you don't need to be 'arty' or have any experience in mosaics. This day gives you a unique way to look at the ancient mosaics and from that create the work required for your mosaics. I guide you throughout the day and you build on your skills as you work. If you want to know more about what the day involves then just get in touch.
Everything you need is included in the price (as well as your workbook) and if you're making a mosaic and you don't finish you will take away enough tesserae to finish at home.
The day will run from 10.00 am through to 4.30 pm, with all materials supplied along with the workbook.
Any questions just get in touch! Lawrence Payne
What previous customers have said;
Recently I had a client who wanted a custom commission incorporating several Roman mosaic patterns. Since my training is not in the geometry of these specialized motifs, I went directly to the Master Lawrence Payne.
Lawrence saved me weeks of work trying to figure out and design these patterns on my own. He has spent years upon years studying these specialized techniques and actually designed the patterns specifically to the tesserae size I was using.
Though I haven’t yet found the time to study with him, I highly recommend taking advantage of his expertise gleaned from years of study, trial and error. Through his years of investment he’s already made the mistakes and adjustments to these techniques for you and passes this directly on to you. He is the Master!
Michael J Kruzich
Learn Roman Mosaics series manual August 2019
I so enjoyed working on the one I had tiles for. The instruction book in itself was worth the money I spent. I spent 200AU on a mosaic class and didn’t learn most of what was in that book.
Lawrence Payne, I just read your e-book about Roman Mosaics--I learned so much! I love the clarity of the explanations, drawings and images--it is a treasure! I'm so glad I signed up for your newsletter!
Who is Lawrence Payne?
Ever since I started this journey in 2002 I have been constantly looking for evidence of how those ancient mosaicists worked. I've gone over the mosaics and in making copies I feel I have a greater understanding of those craftsmen. Now I want to give you the chance to do this work for yourself.
Making small mosaics is no different from working on a full floor, you use the same method, the same outlook.