Choosing a base for an outdoor mosaic
- Mosaic Base Preparation
- Wood Base
- Glass Base
- Metal Base
- Outdoor Bases
- Indoor Bases
Always keep in mind where you are planning on putting your mosaic once you
If you are putting it in the garden you need to use a sealant on the base,
tiles and grout in order to waterproof the mosaic.
Outside mosaics need exterior based plywood (marine ply). Ceramic mosaics
need a thick heavy base, hence terracotta and garden planters are an excellent
Always consider that most surfaces, whether intended for either inside or
outside use, need to be strong, dry and able to take the weight of the mosaic.