Chedworth Roman Villa, Yanworth, GLOS. GL54 3LJ
I have four mosaics there, one in the Cafe, one in the Museum and one in the Grounds, this one is a double sided mosaic inspired by a Painting by Ray Hedger of the Salt Way Nr Yanworth. Lots of Art work to be seen and of course the Roman Mosaic!
Robin R James MA
Working in mosaic and decorative tiling since 2002 her craft evolved from textiles and collage. As a maker Robin combines different materials to create sculptural forms with mosaic. Materials include wood, found objects, ceramics, glass, tile, natural aggregates and mirror.
Attending Reading School of Art, Berkshire (1997 - 2000), gaining a First Class BA Honours, in ‘Art in the Community’ (Fine art, Craft, Design). Followed by work as a Community Artist with schools and Camphill Villages. A mosaic project in Norway in 2002 sparked a passion for mosaic, after which she worked on many private and community projects.
In 2012 Robin completed a Masters in Entrepreneurship for Creative Practice, Plymouth College of Art. Invited in 2013 to design and make a Mosaic for a show garden (‘Return to the Med’), Malvern Spring Garden Show.
Based in Stroud, Gloucestershire, running workshops and carrying out commissions.
Mixed Exhibition at St George's Church, Nailsworth this weekend!
Coming up in May - Nailsworth Arts Festival in Gloucestershire!
Exhibition 16th and 17th May
Introduction to Mosaic Workshop Monday 18th May - 9.30 - 12.30.
Details to follow.
Next mosaic workshop will be a two day one at The Subscription Rooms. 11th & 12th April 10.00am-4.00pm. Phone 01453 760900 to book.
WORKshop day - Mosaic with robin
Sunday 1 February 10.00am - 4.00pm.
Contact Subscription Rooms in Stroud on 01453 760 900 to book.
Call Robin for more information or to chat about a project or idea.
Materials supplied (Approx. £15 per person)
A relaxed fun day.
Looking forward to an exciting and creative New Year. There will be workshops and an Exhibition. Details will be posted SOON.
Happy New Year!
Winter Mosaic Workshop
Sunday 7 December 10.00am – 4.00pm £35.00
With Robin James
Enjoy a focused, relaxed mosaic workshop with a festive theme. A broad range of materials will be available at the cost of approximately £15. To personalise your piece bring small bits of tile, glass, crockery, trinkets etc. Create a Christmas decoration, decorative panel, table mat or coaster. Tools are provided for use on the day and a grouting kit to finish piece at home.
Call Robin on 07974 674 985 or www.robinrjames.com
Book now to avoid disappointment... look forward to seeing you there!
Detail from a house sign - found objects.
My creative work is primarily mosaic and decorative tiling. I have many other creative and artistic skills and interests including arts in the community, ceramics, sculpture, garden design, materials and more...