2022 Season

2022 SEASON Lifelong Learning is located in Toodyay WA; the perfect space to relax, breathe in the quiet and immerse yourself in a workshop or activity that will enhance your well-being through a good dose of personal or professional development. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY We love learning, exploring life through LIVE – WORK – PLAY and … Continued

Creative Activities and Wellness

Did you know — creative activities are good for your mental health? Creative activities have been shown to have numerous benefits for mental health and your overall wellness. Here are seven reasons why creative activities are good for mental health: Promotes mindfulness and relaxation: Engaging in creative activities such as mosaics, painting, drawing, writing, or … Continued

It’s a Sign

It’s a sign! Yes. Yes, it is. Literally and figuratively. There is something very appealing about mosaics. It’s not just the finished product, which of course is very pleasing to the eye, it’s potentially a metaphor for life. Think about it. Mosaics … is the bringing together of broken pieces to create something whole and … Continued

Just Journal

Keeping a journal, writing down how you feel is wonderful therapy when embarking on a program of learning, change, and personal development. It is very powerful to get the thoughts out of our heads and onto paper for ongoing analysis and clarity. Simply bottling up or constantly thinking about ‘things’ can overwhelm us to the … Continued

Magic of Mosaics

I love mosaics as a metaphor for life. Think about it. Mosaics is the bringing together of broken pieces to create something whole and beautiful. How fabulous that a creative activity not only feeds your soul (spiritual, emotional, social wellness), but also produces a beautiful piece to enhance your home (environmental). I love that working … Continued

Mosaic Magic

Beginners: Tables: Simply Magic: Contact Di to chat more if you would like to create some magic.

Mosaics and Mandalas

What is a mandala? NOUN a circular figure representing the universe (in Hindu and Buddhist symbolism) a symbol in a dream, representing the dreamer’s search for completeness and self-unity (in Jungian psychology) A few years back now, when I embarked on mosaicing my beloved long table, I stumbled into the use of circles (mandalas). I … Continued

Mosaics plus Mandalas equal MAGIC

Artists express themselves through their art, whatever that art form may be, and many create a signature style that is recognised immediately. Painters, Pablo Picasso and Andy Warhol are two that spring to mind. You can just about always pick their style and will hear their pieces spoken about as ‘that’s a Picasso or that’s … Continued

My Mosaic Project

Mosaic Table Pictures Many years ago I purchased a beautiful 3 metre long wooden table as I love ‘long table lunches’. That is, a table that is reminiscent of the last supper (in length only) where friends and family sit together and enjoy great food over fantastic conversation. Lunch time hospitality has always been a favourite of mine … Continued

Schedule of Fees

Please note: the fees are calculated on the area of your table or other project. Descriptor Measurement (mm) Tiles Sqm2 $$ Small Project only Any <1/2 m2 $200 TABLES & Projects Extra Small < 900 <1m2 $400 Small 900 1m2 – 1.5m2 $475 Medium 1500 >1.5m2 – 1.8m2 $550 Large 1800 2m2 $695 Extra Large … Continued