Isaiah Zagar working on his mosaic mural at his Institute of Mosaic Art Workshop – 2006 – Corner of Chapman and Derby Streets, Oakland, California
What is the Institute of Mosaic Art?
Institute of Mosaic Art – Laurel True – The Institute of Mosaic Art, located in Oakland, California, offers over 50 different mosaic and mosaic-related courses. With quality instruction by experienced teachers in a fun and supportive environment, IMA has something for students at every level of experience, beginner to advanced. Courses include: ceramic tile mosaic, glass mosaic, smalti, concrete sculpture, garden mosaics, Italian style mosaic, glass fusing, ceramic tile making, mosaic design, architectural applications, mosaic murals, summer camps and much more! IMA also hosts internationally acclaimed mosaic artists and instructors such as Sonia King, Ellen Blakeley, Irina Charny, Laurel True, Sherri Warner Hunter, Isaiah Zagar and others for its Visiting Artist series and Lecture series.