based: Suffolk, UK
Assington Mill, set in the beautiful Suffolk countryside, offers over 55 different short 1-3 day courses at very reasonable prices. Courses are mainly on rural skills and crafts and include a very diverse range: from beekeeping to mosaic, ballroom dancing to storytelling and from scything to felt making.
| upholstery | cider tours/making | herb | dog training | falconry | felt making | storytelling | ballroom/sequence dancing | fungi/mushroom foraging | mosaic | painting/drawing | UK |
Inspired Mosaics Studio – at The Art House Hove B&B
based: Brighton, East Sussex, UK
Mosaic summer schools, courses and retreats in Hove, East Sussex. Learn to create mosaics of any size, on your own or with friends. Courses are led by experienced mosaic artist Elizabeth de Ath in her garden studio – all materials provided. Accommodation is available at the adjoining Art House B&B.
| mosaic | retreats | summer schools | England |
Martin Cheek Mosaics
based: Kent, UK
Making and appreciation courses and tours for all levels from beginner to master class level. Courses are held in the UK and in Italy, with short 2-3 day and longer week-long courses available.
| mosaic | England | Italy |
Mosaic Art Retreats
Guided all-inclusive mosaic art workshops and/or personal creative time in a group setting. As well as hand-on mosaic art and artisan tours, vacations may include other activities such as yoga, creative writing, and painting. Locations and destinations include Ireland, USA, Bali, Mexico and Costa Rica.
| mosaic | Ireland | Italy | USA | Bali | Mexico | Costa Rica |
Emma Biggs Mosaic
based: London, UK
Specialist mosaic courses in the UK and overseas with a professional mosaic artist.
| mosaic | England | USA |
Julie Richey Mosaics
based: Texas, USA
Mosaic tours with artist studio visits, excursions, guided tours and gallery nights in locations in Italy (such as Venice and Rome), and in Mexico.
| mosaic | Italy | Mexico |
Sonia King Mosaic Artist
based: Texas, USA
Sonia teaches workshops internationally and in the United States – offering advanced mosaic workshops in Tunisia, Turkey, England, New Zealand and the US.
| mosaic | Tunisia | Turkey | England | New Zealand | USA |
This section lists mosaic art holidays, vacations, weekends and short breaks. These will usually be residential multi-day courses and workshops to learn the art and craft of creating a mosaic. We list workshops and courses suitable for all skill levels from the beginner mosaicist to experienced mosaic artists wanting to up their skill level, or to simply spend a holiday away in the company other mosaicist. We are also happy to list holiday trips and tours to view historic and contemporary mosaic art. We're listing mosaic holidays in the UK, in Europe and Worldwide
On these pages a mosaic is defined as a piece of art or decoration created from small inlaid pieces of coloured tile, stone, glass, shell, beads or other materials.