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  • Visiting Artist Monica Currie-Johnson Teaches Portraiture

    Visiting Artist Monica Currie-Johnson Teaches Portraiture

    Creating a portrait is one of the most difficult projects an artist can attempt. In mosaic, the challenge is being able to create the soft nuances of shading and subtle details that make a face unique. “The students were at first a little intimidated by the thought of doing a portrait, but once the colors were chosen, many embraced the process and did a wonderful, expressive mosaic portrait,” said Monica.
  • Get to know Piece by Piece artist Vicki! 

    Get to know Piece by Piece artist Vicki! 

    What inspires you? So many things! Just the world itself. I think that as I complete each project, I get more inspired. Each project represents my development, my achievement, and I get excited to start the next project. You can just get inspired by the process. 

  • Art. Community. Collaboration.

    Art. Community. Collaboration.

    While not unheard of, you don’t often see mosaics and paint combined into fine art pieces, something Laura and Piece by Piece do together, relying on their respective skills to create something beautiful and unique.
  • Noni Olabisi

    Noni Olabisi

    Piece by Piece mourns the loss of renown South Central Los Angeles artist Noni Olabisi. She was a fierce voice for her community, creating murals that have left a legacy of empowerment and passion. She was a friend to many...

  • Meet Piece by Piece Artist Kim

    Meet Piece by Piece Artist Kim

    Kim reached out to us in September of 2019, looking to be creative and infuse some arts wellness into her life. She joined our classes when she could for several months; then in February 2020, COVID-19 forced Piece by Piece—as...

  • "Milestone": The Journey of Piece by Piece Artist John

    "Milestone": The Journey of Piece by Piece Artist John

    The impact our workshops have on our participant artists is both inspiring and empowering. Often, there is the discovery of something new about ourselves or an exploration of our past during the creative process. Our “Working with Natural Materials” workshop,...