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Picassiette Mosaic created by Mosaic Artist – Mark Kennedy – Afflecks Palace – Manchester, England

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mosaic glossary definition - picassiette, pique_assiette  pique assiette

pique assiette or picassiette ( a french term -“stolen from plate”) – pieces of broken pottery, china, glass, buttons, figurines, and/ jewelry are cemented onto a base to create a new surface.  Almost any form can be used as a base, and any combination of pieces can be applied, restricted only by the individual creator’s imagination.  m.a.s. mosaic glossary

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