Mosaics by Valerie https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/ Mosaics by Valerie Toucan Italian and Mexican smalti ,stained glass , murano millefiore. Size 14'' x 18'' ( 35cm x 45cm ) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174961521 174961521 Abubilla A beautiful bird ,from Spain. Italian smalti, murano millefiore, stained glass. Size 14'' x18'' ( 35cm x 45cm) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174961520 174961520 Fraction A portrait of my niece's dog. Stained glass, baroque pearls, smalti, hand made clay tiles. Size 14'' x 18'' (35cm x 45cm) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174961515 174961515 Ammonite Ammonite, 24ct gold Italian smalti, cinco tiles, hand made tiles. Size 10 ''x 10'' (25cm x 25 cm) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174961516 174961516 Blessings Agate, ammonite, sea urchin spines, pearls, stained glass, quartz crystals, sea spines, copper nuggets, mother-of-pearl. Size 8'' x 12'' [ 20cm x30cm ] https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86252431 86252431 50th Anniversary A gift. Porcelain flowers ,micro mosaics,beads,ceramic gold tiles. Size 6'' x 8'' (15cm x20cm) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174961519 174961519 Oliva Stained glass,ceramic tiles ,smalti ,and beads. Size 14'' x 18'' (35cm x 45cm) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174961517 174961517 Miraflores I created ,this mosaic,after a fascinating trip to Peru. Murano millefiori, beads, stained glass, vitreous glass,and ceramic. Glass plate substrate. Size 12.5in x 12.5in ( 32cm x 32cm ) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=85784828 85784828 Moo Cow A fun gift ,for a friend. Mixed media. Size 8'' x 12'' ( 20cm x 30 cm) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174961514 174961514 Frog mirror A gift for my niece,who adores frogs.What fun I had making this mosaic. Mixed media. Size 10'' x 15'' [ 25cm x 38cm ] https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86252432 86252432 Mirror Mixed media. Size 10'' x 10'' (25cm x 25cm) https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174961518 174961518 Bling Teens' birthday gift. Stained glass, bugle beads, mother-of-pearl, mirror, ceramic micro-mosaics, diamante', and glass beads. https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=85783272 85783272 The actual presentation. The mayor receiving, from myself, the mosaic of the 17th century map of Oliva .It now hangs in the town hall of Oliva. https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86451100 86451100 17th century map of Oliva Presented to the Mayor of Oliva, on behalf of the U3A [Univercity of the Third Age ] of which I am the Craft Leader. Size 10'' x15'' [ 25cm x 42.5cm ] Made of micro mosaic tiles 5mm x 5mm [1/4'' x 1/4'' ]Edged in fine gravel,from the Mediterranean beach. https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86252430 86252430 Melody in Mauve This is my first venture into a contempory mosaic. Mexican smalti, chalcopyrite, amethysts banded, polished and natural cluster, paua shell, ping pong, beach glass Size 8'' x 12'' (20cm x 30cm). https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=96812816 96812816 Oliva -close up This close up shows the church domes,decorated with my mother's pearls. The clock ,on the church steeple,now has pride of place,as it was my father's watch. https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86252534 86252534 Oliva Oliva,Valencia,Spain. The historic pueblo, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, is now my home town and how I visualised it 100 years ago. Wall mosaic of mixed media. Size 68'' x 50 '' [ 173cm x 127cm ] https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86252535 86252535 Oliva -close-up The doors are driftwood that I had collected from the Mediterranean seashore. https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86252433 86252433 Floral Cross I made this mosaic as a celebration of the first entry into the Oliva Floral Cross contest,by our neighbourhood group,they came fourth. Stained glass,millefiore,van gogh and cinca tiles, beads,pebbles and porcelain flowers. https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86336967 86336967 Flora and Fauna Table-close up This mosaic was inspired by the beautiful wild flowers and butterflies that adorn my mountains,on which I walk twice a week. https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86252427 86252427 Flora and Fauna Table This table is on my terrace,where I dine,whilst overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Sicis Iridium and Murano Smalto. Size 39'' x 72'' [100cm x 183cm ] https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86252429 86252429 Floral Cross. This is the original. I also helped to assemble,the cross,by attaching the fresh flowers. https://www.mediterranean-mosaics.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=86338632 86338632