Mosaic Intensive Course – From October 2020!

Would you like to make mosaic with the Martellina (the mosaic hammer) over a longer period of time, get to know different working methods, materials and styles and be involved in a real project? Then the Mosaic Intensive Course is your choice!

Five themed workshops at your own pace

Workshop times Fridays 5 pm – 8 pm
Saturdays + Sundays 10 am – 6 pm
(19 hours)

You learn to work with marble, smalti, ceramics and pebbles. On request, we can also work with tiles and flat glass.

Your main tool is the mosaic hammer. But mosaic pliers and other helpful devices are also used!

Practical phase to refine your skills

2 x 5 days of participation in one of my social projects or commissioned works, depending on your interests

You gain valuable experience in the areas

  • Project planning
  • Material selection + color mix
  • Working methods
  • Teamwork
  • Documentation

Experience report on the training
text / photo / video

You choose!

You yourself determine the start of your training and the weekends of the workshops. You start with the topic “The Basics”; You choose the order of the remaining topics. We coordinate the period of 2 x 5 days of project work individually. There is a maximum of 7 participants per workshop.

Workshop dates

You can choose your five workshop weekends from these dates:

2. – 4. October 2020
6. – 8. November 2020
4. – 6. December 2020
8. – 10. January 2021
5. – 7. February 2021
5. – 7. March 2021
2. – 4. April 2021

7. – 9. May 2021
4. – 6. June 2021
2. – 4. July 2021
6. – 8. August 2021
3. – 5. September 2021
8. – 10. October 2021
5. – 7. November 2021

Course fee

1490, – Euros (payment in the month of the first workshop)

Payment in installments possible
(6 x 250 Euros; payment in each month of the workshop / participation).

You have already attended one or more workshops at mused mosaik? In this case, you can skip the workshop. Please contact me before your booking.

Material costs

The material consumption in the workshops is calculated separately. It is around 20 Euros per workshop for the use of natural stone / marble and around 80 Euros for the use of Venetian Smalti (hand-made glass).


DOMO members, recipients of ALGII and students receive a 10% discount on presentation of membership or ID.


After participating in all of the 5 workshops and 2 x 5 days of project work and submitting the experience report, you will receive a certificate confirming your participation.

Target group

The Mosaic Intensive Course is aimed at those with and without previous knowledge who would like to incorporate mosaics into professional or private contexts and who want to gain a profound further training.

Participant feedback

I have been giving workshops regularly since 2013. Find out what my participants say about learning with me.

References for social projects and commissioned work

I have worked for many non-profit organizations, companies and private commissions. So you can look forward to an exciting project during your 2 x 5-day collaboration!

  • Stiftung Himmelsfels 
  • Cubus Kunsthalle Duisburg
  • Museum der Deutschen Binnenschifffahrt Duisburg
  • Stadt Düsseldorf
  • Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund Region Düsseldorf e.V.
  • Arbeiterwohlfahrt Düsseldorf e.V.
  • Evangelisch in Düsseldorf Süd
  • Zentrum Plus Holthausen

And Corona?

If it is not possible to hold a workshop due to official Corona restrictions, you can postpone your participation to an alternative date.

Mosaikworkshops Miriam Bastisch


Do you have special requests or questions about the process? Feel free to contact me by email or call me + 49 (0) 172 – 385 95 91.


    mused Intensive Course


    Invoice address

    11. – 13. September 20202. – 4. October 20206. – 8. November 20204. - 6. December 20208. - 10. January 20215. – 7. February 20215. – 7. March 20212. – 4. April 20217. – 9. May 20214. – 6. June 20212. – 4. July 20216. – 8. August 20213. – 5. September 20218. – 10. October 20215. – 7. November 2021

    1490,- €: one time payment in the month of the first workshop6 x 250,- €: installment payment in the month of each workshop / project work

    Terms of participation

    In case of written notice of cancellation from 21 days before the start of the course, a cancellation fee of 50% of the participation fee will apply. With cancellation 7 days before the start of the course or later and if the participant does not show up, the full fee will be charged. Alternatively, a substitute participant can be named. If the workshop has to be canceled by the organizer for an important reason (e.g. illness, also at short notice), the full fee will be refunded. No further claims can be asserted.

    The invoice will be sent approximately two weeks before the start of the course / workshop.