February 1, 2017

On the 1st of February 2017, my long awaited dream of starting a non-profit mosaic project has finally come to fruition :) Little did I know that it would end up in Dahshur, about an hour's drive from my home and in collaboration with a friend and mosaic artist Charlotte Sullivan, who lives there. We set up the workshop in her backyard, installed the hardies in their trunks, bought a wide range of marble rods and began teaching the village people of Dahshur. We started with the gateman and his wife and within a month had a group of 5 women, 5 men and 2 children all learning how to create mosaics using the ancient roman t...

April 4, 2016

The project I've been looking so much forward to begins! The "Mosaic My School Project" involved about 40 primary school kids from a public school in Zahraa, Old Cairo called "The Fouad Galal Primary School". A collaboration between Amal Mosaic Art and Peace and Plenty NGO, it will be fully funded by a percentage of my sales during the exhibition. I began by visiting the school several times last month to select the wall which the children will mosaic, take measurements, buy the needed mosaic material, prepare the drawing to scale and finally today to take the first steps in realizing our piece of art!...

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