Large Scale Mosaic Commission 2014

I've been commissioned to create a large scale mosaic for a recycling education center in Westchester, New York. Here's the work in progress. The conference table is 5' x 16'. 

 About to waterproof the table. 

About to waterproof the table. 

 Priming the table after waterproofing it.  12/27/13

Priming the table after waterproofing it.  12/27/13

 Richard helps with drafting a recycling symbol for the center of the table. 12/28/13.

Richard helps with drafting a recycling symbol for the center of the table. 12/28/13.

 Stenciling on the grass border. 12/28/13.

Stenciling on the grass border. 12/28/13.

 Selfie on the way home from working on the MRF mosaic. Just happened to be the last selfie of 2013. 

Selfie on the way home from working on the MRF mosaic. Just happened to be the last selfie of 2013. 

 Work in progress 1/8/14. Employing the direct method. My approach to making is art is very free form. I am very lucky that I am able to complete the creation  and installation on site. A tremendous amount of planning went into the designing of this mosaic. However, I am composing organically. 

Work in progress 1/8/14. Employing the direct method. My approach to making is art is very free form. I am very lucky that I am able to complete the creation  and installation on site. A tremendous amount of planning went into the designing of this mosaic. However, I am composing organically. 

 Mosaic work in progress 1/13/14.

Mosaic work in progress 1/13/14.

 Mosaic work in progress. 1/20/14.

Mosaic work in progress. 1/20/14.

 Mosaic work in progress. 1/20/14. 

Mosaic work in progress. 1/20/14.