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Gary Drostle

Mosaic maker

Erith, Greater London


mosaics, architectural, interiors


Gary Drostle has been making fine hand crafted mosaics for over 25 years. He has received numerous awards including the 2014 Mosaic Arts International ‘Contemporary Innovation’ award in Houston, Texas and the Best In Show award at the 2013 Mosaic Arts International in Tacoma, WA.

Gary’s work can be seen in major commissions throughout the UK and in the USA and South America.

Gary also teaches and exhibits internationally and writes on mosaics and edits for the ‘Andamento’ Mosaic Journal.


Prix Picassiette 2014

01 Jan 2015
Gary Drostle's mosaic 'Shrapnel 1914 - War is a gun with a worker at each end' has won the 2nd prize at the prestigious Prix Picassiette mosaic exhibition in Chartres, France. The prize was awarded by public vote at the exhibition.

Award - Mosaic Arts International, Houston 2014

01 Mar 2014
The Society of American Mosaic Artists has awarded Gary Drostle its prize for 'Contemporary Innovation' for his mosaic work 'Electron Flow' which featured in the annual Mosaic Arts International exhibition in Houston, Texas 2014.

Best in Show Award

01 Mar 2013
Gary Drostle's work 'Entwined Histories' has won the top award at the Mosaic Arts International in Tacoma, Washington. Gary's mosaic encrusted sculpture won the 'Best in Show Award' in this highly competitive annual juried show.

Available for commissions



Entwined Histories

Disciplines Mosaic
Materials Ceramics, Glass, Mixed Media, Precious metal

The River of Life

Disciplines Mosaic
Materials Ceramics, Glass

Shrapnel 1914 - War is a gun with a worker at each end

Disciplines Mosaic
Materials Ceramics, Glass, Stone