Blue Willow Broken China Mosaic Mailbox
This is a broken china mosaic mailbox. I started with a standard steel mailbox from my local home-center and broken china in shades of blue: blue willow, blue onion, blue danube, etc. I hand-cut each piece and arranged it like a puzzle on the entire surface of the mailbox. I use construction adhesive which dries with some "give" to accomodate many weather conditions. After this dries, I used charcoal grout to fully cover the piece. When this cured, I used a grout sealer which will repel moisture and cause weather to roll off the mosaic. I can re-create a similar look for your project, but pieces of china will vary in size, color and pattern. I will use blue willow and other blue transfer ware patterns as seen in the photos. This listing is for this look only. If you prefer a different color or pattern for your mailbox, please inquire.
This piece can be mounted on a standard pole or board mounting and the holes have been left clear to drill into the base.
Made in Springdale, AR
By Vintage Butterfly Mosaics
All of our products are handmade
by expert makers.
Karen's review• Aug 20th 2013
The mailbox is gorgeous! I would highly recommend her!