standing, originally uploaded by mosurades.

Sicis the Art Factory – manufacturer of the smalto line – machine-made flat square alternative to the Traditional Venetian handcut style of Orsoni Smalti.

Mosaic Art Source mosaic definition:

mosaic glossary image - smalti smalti smalto (pl. smalti) – smalti is characterized by its dazzling range of brilliant opaque colors. Smalti is prepared by adding crystalline material (corpo) and coloured material (anima) to the colourless or coloured fused glass. Smalti is literally available in thousands of colors, is a very stable glass, easy to cut and very durable. m.a.s. mosaic glossary

Mosaic Art Source – Sicis Mosaics Archive

Mosaic Art Source – Mosaic Mannequins Archive