Mosaic brooches, designed by mosaic artist Gretchen Schaefer, of Portland’s Great Blue Mosaic, are inspired by of the Maine landscape. Each brooch is a tiny glass mosaic worked on a base of clear glass. The brooches are created using a combination of transparent and opaque stained glass, and may include gemstone beads, beach pebbles, sea glass or tiny shells as part of their design. All stained glass and mosaic components are designed and handcrafted by the artist. Brooch styles include flower images, beach inspired or color block designs. Employing traditional methods, Great Blue Mosaic offers hand-made mosaic art. Each mosaic is designed and hand crafted by mosaic artist Gretchen Schaefer. Works typically include a variety of traditional and natural materials emphasizing contrast of color and texture. Great Blue Mosaic offers hangable wall art, glass on glass mosaic vessels such as vases, accent lights and decorative platters, and wearable mosaic jewelry including necklaces, brooches and earrings. Great Blue Mosaic also creates custom commissions for clients and works with contractors to produce custom wall insets for wet applications such as backsplashes, showers or spa rooms. Mosaic pieces are rated for either indoor or outdoor use and guaranteed against defects of workmanship for life.
Handcrafted glass on glass mosaic brooch with natural stone and silver pin back.
Each item is handcrafted and unique so may have slight variations.
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