Arts & Crafts Techniques
and Applications











Arts & Crafts Techniques and Applications

LODESTAR, Statements in Stone has unparalleled expertise in all mosaic arts-and-crafts techniques and applications. Our versatile surfacing materials -- stone, shell, wood, metals -- can be used to create all types of applications, from sinks to swimming pools, tabletops to doors, floor medallions to fireplaces. We provide the professionalism and experience that designers and architects need to create installations of exceptional beauty. We listen closely to our clients requirements and then recommend the mosaic techniques best-suited to helping them fulfill their needs.

Techniques Applications
STONE:  
Pietre Dure (Florentine Mosaic) Tables, Floor Medallions, Floor Border, Walls, Ceilings, Doors, Columns, Bathroom Vanity, Kitchen, Swimming Pools, Fireplace, Mirror / Picture Frames, Accessory Boxes
Florentine / Byzantine with Back Painted Onyx Tables, Floor Medallions, Floor Border, Walls, Ceilings, Doors, Columns, Bathroom Vanity, Kitchen, Swimming Pools, Fireplace, Mirror / Picture Frames, Accessory Boxes
Stone Inlay Tables, Floor Medallions, Floor Border, Walls, Ceilings, Doors, Columns, Bathroom Vanity, Kitchen, Swimming Pools, Fireplace, Mirror / Picture Frames, Accessory Boxes
Roman / Byzantine Mosaic Tables, Floor Medallions, Floor Border, Walls, Ceilings, Doors, Columns, Bathroom Vanity, Kitchen, Swimming Pools, Fireplace, Mirror / Picture Frames, Accessory Boxes
Stone Bas Relief Carving Walls, Columns, Medallions, Doors, Fireplaces, Statues, Fountain, Sinks, Urns, Vases
Stone Screens -- Pierced Through
Carved Screens
Room Divider, Ventilator / Duct cover
 
SHELL / BONE INLAY:
On Stone Tables, Floor Medallions, Floor Border, Walls, Bathroom Vanity, Sinks, Mirror / Picture Frames, Fireplace. Fountain
On Wood Walls, Columns, Medallions, Fireplaces, Cabinets
 
WOOD:  
Wood Inlay Tables, Floor Medallions, Floor Border, Walls, Bathroom Vanity, Cabinets, Mirror / Picture Frames, Fireplace
Wood Carving Walls, Columns, Medallions, Fireplaces, Cabinets
Wood Screens -- Pierced Through Carved Screens Room Divider, Ventilator / Duct cover
 
SILVER:  
Silver Sheet Cladded on Wood Chairs, Sofas, Screens
Cast Silver -- Handcrafted Vases, Urns, Candelabra
 
GOLD (PURE/ARTIFICIAL & SILVER (ARTIFICIAL) LEAF:
On Canvas Walls, Ceilings
On Plywood Cabinets, Furniture, Accessories, etc.
 
GOLD / SILVER LEAF & COLOR:
  Walls, Ceiling, Cabinets, Furniture, Accessory Boxes
 
BRONZE / COPPER / BRASS - CAST using Lost Wax &Sand Cast Technique:
  Walls, Columns, Medallions, Fireplaces, Statues, Fountain, Sinks, Urns, Vases
 
MIRROR WORK ON WOOD & PLASTER:
  Walls, Ceiling, Cabinets, Furniture, Accessory Boxes
 
LIGHTING:
  Lamps, Shades, Fixtures, Sconces using translucent stones such as Agates, Amethyst, Aventurine, Alabaster, Onyx, Rose Quartz
 
SWAROVSKI CRYSTALS / FACETED STONES WITH STONE INLAY
 
COLORED GEMSTONES WITH STONE INLAY OR STONE BAS RELIEF CARVING


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