Mosaic, painting, drawing after school classes enrolling now. Call 0273513887 to secure your child or young persons place. All lessons exclusive to Janet Keen Design Services

Mondays 3.30 to 4.30 and 4.30 to 5.30

Abstract Expressionism using tape and Resene testpots

     20 by 20 squares on plywood, illustrations using Resene testpots.                                                                                                         

Cut out Animal shapes embellished


                                                                                                                                             Children's Book Illustration Classes

 Mosaic school holiday project, heart and fish

Sanding the heart

Home schooled young adults are perfect customers because they have a well rounded education and are very creative.

After school bird workshop for adolescents

Trout and fish holiday programme workshop

Flower holiday programme workshop

Emily with her mosaic flower school holiday class project. Emily was a pleasure to have in the class because she was focused, hardworking and had a great sense of design. 

Individual pupils come along for some great mosaic workshops during the school holidays.

Pastel and dye poster and creative book making class 
"Thank you so much for your wonderful teaching." Grace Hoet
Poster and dye making workshops for school, community and specialist groups.
Call me on 07 3463435 for a quote. Arts funding may be available.

Small  group of  "girls"making  mosaic crosses and hearts to give away as presents.
"Thank you  for such  a lovely workshop, the girls and I had a lot of fun."  Helen

If you are a church youth group or community group give me a call or drop me an mail  I can work out a project for you.
Arts funding may be available.

Mothers (and daughters) Mosaic Bird making Workshops
If you are a mother you'll probably need some time out from your kids.
Come along  as a group to my studio, I have everything set up for you.
Just walk in, make your mosaic and walk out.
I do all the cleaning up and dishes and you just have the freedom to  relax and create a special bird that is unique to you.
Taking class enrolments now for 2014

Mosaic Bird Making Workshop Tirau

                                   Family Mosaic Heart, Cross and Bird Making workshop
"We had a really enjoyable time together being creative, it was nice for my family to take something home with them." Fiona

So you don't need  time out from the kids?
You'd  like to have some family bonding time?
I can arrange it so that you each make a sparkling mosaic of your choice.
Specal accelerated half day workshops available for busy people or out of town visiting families.

                                                                                   Kaitoa Middle School Mosaic Project Designed by Helen  English and her expressive class.

Kaitoa Middel School Mural with some of the grouting pupils from the Expressives
“The murals are up, they look really cool.
Brendon put frames on them before he put them up and I think he did an awesome job.
I really appreciate and love the work that you did for us to get this frankly monumental record of my kids' work out there. Very very cool!!!”

Helen English, Kaitoa School, Expressives Teacher

If you would like me to organise a mural making project for your school, please email me at for a
There is a possibility of arts grant funding, subject to availability. This represents the 8th mural mosaic mural project that I have organised for schools.

Principal of St Mary's Catholic School Dave Macmillan commissioned me to make this celtic cross, using  some of the school colours.
Glass and mirror tiles were used.

Principal of St Mary's Catholic  School Dave Macmllan commissioned me to make this cross using some of the school colours. 

Mosaic Murals St Mary's School , Rotorua 

St Mary' Catholic School Mosaaic Sign

Mural Projects Funded By Creative Communities and Civic Arts Trust

Call me on 073463435 or 0273513887 to enquire how I can help you to have your own mosaic mural in your school

Principal of St Michael's School  with part of mural project, funded by
Creative Communities and Civic Arts Trust.

 Happy pupils at work on Conservation Mural, St Michael's Catholic  School

Giant Trout
 Emily goes to John Paul College and is a bright, talented and artistic student.

Giant Seahorse

Pupils at St Josephs School in Te Awamutu with their cross and mosaic murals.


At Risk Children making a posters and books out of dye and crayon. They were very confidient and well behaved. 
 Pastel and dye poster and creative book making class at Rotorua Arts Village.
"Thank you so much for your wonderful teaching." Grace Hoet  former Rotorua Arts Village Manager
Poster and dye making workshops for school, community and specialist groups.
Call me on 07 3463435 for a quote. 

Arts funding may be available.

My studio is at 374 Clayton Road. 
Rotorua , New Zealand 
phone 346 3435 email
Phone 0273513887

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Palma said...

Hi Janet! LOVE your mosiac pieces. I've always wanted to learn how to mosiac tiling and these pieces are just eye candy!

Looking forward to seeing your other journal pages :)

Unknown said...

Habit Group
P O Box 902

My Name is Carolyn Olsen, I am from Habit Group in Rotorua.

We provide rehabilitation services for 10 adults with Traumatic Brain Injuries. We also run a Supported Activities Group based at Neil Hunt Park. Our Program includes, Art, Craft, Music, Cooking, Gardening at the Apumoana Marae, Health, social and Community involvement.

I am just enquiring what the cost would be for a small group of 3-4 clients to attend a class with you.

I would really appreciate your help and look forward to hearing back from you.

Yours Sincerely

Carolyn Olsen

Habit Group Ltd
027 3078105