We may be in a Friday state of mind, but the creativity keeps going! Make it a magical weekend!
Art Enhances and Inspires Residents in Supportive Housing
We have a new blog post to share with you! It is about a collaboration of Skid Row Housing Trust and Piece by Piece and the importance of art in supportive housing. Click on Media when you visit our website, link in profile.
Shown: Rossmore Apartments with Piece by Piece mosaic artwork in the living area and kitchen space, and a couple of special behind-the-scenes photos. Let us know what you think and tell us a little bit about how art has helped you feel at home. @skidroworg .
Numerous studies prove that Art helps with depression, mental health, anxiety, and trauma -- both through the act of doing and in having it present in every day life. From the tactile experience of hands-on activity to stretching the brain in creativity to appreciating the visions of others, art provides regenerative qualities.
One of our classics, a blue floral mandala. A lovely addition to help make your home feel peaceful and centered. Shop mosaic fine art like this and more when you explore our website, link in profile. Your purchase supports our programs and helps to change lives through art.
Piece by Piece workshops build community and a sense of belonging. Learners are inspired to set goals for themselves and are invested in the success of others.
This is our artist Juan, who creates amazing nature scenes using the tiniest of scraps. This time, he created a mosaic of a snake for a recent commission. How cool is that?!
Our skills training series offers opportunities for advancement and earnings, promoting the achievement of each person to his or her highest potential. Learn more when you explore our website, link in profile. .
“A City Within” (detail shown) This cool blue 8”x10” abstract is compelling in its thoughtful, architectural attitude. Shop mosaic fine art like this and more when you explore our website, link in profile. Your purchase supports our programs and helps to change lives through art.
Each mosaic comes from the creative expression of our artists, through skills built during our programs and the support of our strong sense of community. Learn about our programs, how to donate, and shop fine art and wares for sale when you explore our website, link in profile.
Jose with Frida. Jose is our assistant instructor and well-respected by everyone at Piece by Piece! He is always ready to support and helps problem-solve challenges on projects. Thank you, Jose!
Our unique program creates a culture of mutual support and high expectations for individual success. Participants train in the context of meaningful contribution to the learning community, with personal connection the key factor promoting achievement.
The Piece by Piece Homage Series reflects artfully-designed, exquisitely and originally hand-crafted Fine Art Vases. Art for today’s collector that gives a nod to iconic artists of past. Contact us about custom or quantity orders, and learn more about these when you Shop for Mosaic Wares through our website, link in profile.
Work in progress! September we honor and are inspired by trees — and these are shaping up in a most majestic way. Our directed studies workshop is taught by Bea Jones @beatoto, who is leading the way on a collaborative tree mosaic.
Eric's Kids nonprofit community project! We are enjoying a beautiful day at their annual fundraiser, making the Virgen de Guadalupe mosaic for St. Raphael School. More photos coming soon!
A fun moment at one of our workshops! Our artisans are empowered by being able to guide the public in creating mosaics in their community. Learn more about how you can help support our mission when you explore our website, link in profile.
This 8ft mosaic pillar was installed at the Crest Apartments in Van Nuys. Through our affiliation with Skid Row Housing Trust @skidroworg it was created to reflect the surrounding landscape, providing an extra layer of inspiration and wonder to tenants and visitors alike. It was a fantastic team effort during a long day! Our thanks to everyone who had a role in this beautiful project.
The Malibu Trivet, an eclectic, enduring beauty for any home. 8"x8", uniquely handmade by our artists. Help support our core mission of changing lives, educating and empowering those in need, fostering community, and providing free mosaic art workshops in Skid Row and South Los Angeles. From trivets and tiles to fine art, frames, and jewelry, we have a beautiful selection to choose from when you Shop from our website. Link in profile.
Like what you see in our feed? Send a message to inquire - It’s our pleasure to tell you more about a specific item or offer something similar. Learn more about how your purchase or custom order helps keep our program and our artists going strong when you explore our website. Link in profile.
Posted @withrepost • @llmodernart On display right now - booth 3 - through Sunday at @theotherartfair at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica Airport is another collaborative artwork by Skid Row based mosaic arts nonprofit @piecebypiece and me. INEVITABLE is a 48x36” artwork, with beautiful mosaic overlay created by Piece by Piece artist Mike V. Click on link in profile for comped tickets. . . This is the first of more combo painting/mosaic works to come. Swipe image to see our first collaboration from last year (still available!) when Piece by Piece recreated a 60”x60” painting in recycled glass and other mosaic bits, including some from the historic May building in #dtla. It’s an incredible piece!
We may work a lot, but we have a great time! Here at Piece by Piece, friendships, skills, and creativity are nurtured in an environment that promotes a sense of purpose. Learn more about how you can help support our mission when you explore our website, link in profile.
This lovely pot was commissioned by a wonderful Piece by Piece supporter who wanted a classic design, which she provided. It came out great and we just received this photo of it. We are grateful for this type of support, which provides creativity and work for our participating artists. Learn more when you explore our website,
Celebrate nature with this lovely butterfly wall art by our artist Mike. $55, 9”x6”, with wood base and hanging hardware installed. Shop online from our website and learn more about how your purchase helps our program and participants.
Some of our hardworking artist team at the Los Angeles County Arboretum showing our Water Cycle mosaic, a project led by instructor Leigh Adams. Leigh also leads the Crescent Farm at the Arboretum, where Piece by Piece often collaborates on community projects. A wonderful effort by everyone involved in this fabulous project!