For the realization of the mosaic we use mostly hand-cut marble tiles. Using the traditional hammer and pincers. For the execution of the mosaic we use direct or indirect method.
Direct method The tiles are places directly on permanent support adding gradually as the composition proceed the binding layer.
Indirect method The tiles are placed overturned on temporary support . At the end of the work, the binder is placed on the back of mosaic. When it’s dry the mosaic is turned over and placed on the permanent support