Today I’ve added the first items to THE WALL. A long way to go, but a start nonetheless. Now we’ll see how much falls off it when it dries, I suppose… I’ve yet to put some kind of finish across the top to prevent water and cracking, but I’ll do that at the end.
Here’s the chalk sketch I’m using from my rough plan to follow some shapes:
Mixing today’s first batch of cement:
Putting the first items into THE WALL:
Cementing – I’m getting better at smooth surfaces now:
The first batch mosaic-ed:
Today’s batch finished, including items from Mum, Nan-nan, Jim Connolly, Jamie & Caroline, Nancy & Joe, Grant and Little Tassles… more to come!