Tree of Life Persian Carpet

Inspired by the theme of an Iranian festival, which took place in Edinburgh in January 2015, I developed the idea for my Tree of Life Persian Carpet in mosaic.

The design combines my interpretation of several elements of traditional Persian rugs, however, having to balance tradition with finding the right materials for the mosaic meant a bit of ‘artistic licence’ in it’s execution.

The finished mosaic includes all manner of reclaimed materials including mirror glass, glass tiles (left over from a bathroom job), ceramic dishes, vintage ceramic tile, and ball

A card of this mosaic is available in my Etsy shop


  • mixed
  • media
  • mosaic
  • recycled
  • art
  • life
  • scotland
  • mixedmedia
  • tree
  • exhibition
  • persian
  • carpet
  • statement
  • recycledart
  • perthshire
  • katy
  • of
  • galbraith
  • crieff
  • treeoflife
  • mixedmediaart
  • katygalbraith
  • recyclememosaic
  • mosaicartist
  • persiancarpet

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80 x 102 cm
2 Years ago

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(ruler scale: 2m  -  6'6")

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About the artist

Bathroom Mosaic - detail of the centre section
Katy Galbraith

Mosaic pieces using primarily recycled materials


167 works in mixed mediamosaics

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member for 8 Years


Comrie United Kingdom
see "Tree of Life Persian Carpet" on Katy Galbraith's website

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