mused academy

Mosaic workshops for beginners and advanced learners

You’ve been inspired by this blog and you want to make mosaic yourself? In the mused academy, you can learn traditional and contemporary mosaic techniques.

mused academy Mosaik-WorkshopsLearn the correct posture and different mosaic techniques with the traditional mosaic hammer, the martellina. Work effectively from the beginning, with as little effort as necessary and as much precision as possible.

Master your eyes and develop your skills while using different material, color and andamenti during the 5-day workshops. Get acquainted with the cultural and historical background of different mosaic techniques and gain a comprehensive knowledge of their different application process. Whether for beginners or advanced, whether it’s about texture, color, material or mosaic portrait –  find your workshop now. 

Upcoming Workshops

08.04.–12.04.2017: THE BASICS

14.04.–18.04.2017: ROMAN TREASURES

24.05.–28.05.2017: GIVE ME 5!, 5 years mused anniversary workshop

19.08.–23.08.2017: BRILLIANT BYZANTIUM

27.10.–31.10.2017: PUMP UP THE VOLUME


Miriam Bastisch (1982) has attended the triennal mosaic class at renowned  Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli in Spilimbergo, Italy.
With her blog, since 2012, she gives practical information on mosaic techniques, presents interviews with prominent and emerging artists from the international mosaic scene and gives insights into the work of mosaic artists. Since 2013, she passes on her knowledge in workshops and classes.


The workshops take place in a bright and cosy studio in the north of Düsseldorf, Germany. For further information, please read the workshop descriptions or view the photo galleries from the latest workshops.


Want to know what the workshop could look like? Click yourself through the photo galleries from the latest workshops: