Randi Wolf's Profile
I've been an artist all my life. I graduated with a Masters Degree from Pratt Institute in 1980 and since then I've had a career as a professional graphic designer and photographer. In 2007 when my son Payton was 7 years old, he was taking an art class in mosaics, and he asked if I could take it with him. I was the only adult among a dozen kids! A little embarrassing... but I instantly got hooked on making mosaics.
The concept for my shop, Second Look Mosaics, is that I buy most of the items that I use in my pieces from thrift stores – stuff you normally wouldn't give a "second look". Things like used picture frames, clocks, mirrors, jewelry boxes, etc. I picture how I can give these second-hand pieces a second chance. Then I buy old china, plates and glass and break them up, using these pieces along with traditional mosaic tiles and apply them to the second-hand items. It's…
- Born on September 17
- Joined January 3, 2011