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Topps Tiles sponsored projects in the local community completed over the last few years. If you have a project which has been made possible by a grant from Topps Tiles, please send some details so it can be featured .

Forest Row Primary School year 6 legacy projectForest Row Primary School year 6 legacy project

This school mosaic was completed in June 2013 using the fantastic mosaic materials box from Mega Mosaics sent to the school. Again this one has lots of ‘bling’ – gold and milifiore etc that we found in the pack – as well as mirrors which will catch the light beautifully once it is installed outside.


Garden Suburb Infant School centenary mosaicGarden Suburb Infant School centenary mosaic

Following receipt of the cheque and materials vouchers by Garden Suburb Infant School they commissioned Maureen O’Kane to work with the children on their Centenary mosaic. The design was based on a map of the local area around the school and the border was made up of drawings by every child in the school – […]


The Four SeasonsThe Four Seasons

100 hour project, 250 students aged 5-11, no sponsors, Peaslee Elementary School, Northborough, MA, USA, students did all drawings, artist assembled into 4 thematic murals.


Boundstone Nursery Mosaic ProjectBoundstone Nursery Mosaic Project

Artists Jane Bruning and Jane Gordon) had been asked to produce 4 abstract mosaics for the children and family centre cafe, working with children at the nursery school.There were 4x 1 hour art sessions with children aged between 2 and 5ys old and different techniques were used to experiment with materials and to come up […]


Mosaics at St Mary’sMosaics at St Mary's

Visual artist Jane Gordon, Head teacher Viv Earwicker and Art coordinator Ruth Hodge and site manager Tony were joined by many very enthusiastic, creative and dedicated children and their families and other members of staff from the school. Together they used some gorgeous mosaic tiles very kindly donated by Topps Tiles in Brighton, along with […]


Nativity SceneNativity Scene

A  Saturday youth group, held at the United Reformed Church in Saffron Walden in Essex, made a series of mosaics with the help of local artist Anne Cardwell and the kind sponsorship of their local Topps Tiles store. Other mosaics covered the themes of the Easter rising and the Three Kings. A group of children […]


Remembering AbigailRemembering Abigail

Classmates at Whitburn Village School near Sunderland were deeply upset when their friend Abigail Curry died of leukemia aged just seven.  They wanted to do something they knew she would love and set about raising money for a special memorial at the school. Head teacher Enid Fairbrother confirmed: “Abigail’s mam knew we were trying to […]


RA Butler School LogoRA Butler School Logo

A group of thirty year four children at RA Butler School in Essex, made these mosaics in just two 2 hour sessions. After being impressed that as they were mostly working large scale, they must to keep their drawings simple, the class did quick 5 minute sketches, several were chosen and the smashing began! About […]


Village LifeVillage Life

Residents of all ages joined with local charity, Resource at Kings’ Cliffe, to create a mosaic representing village life. The mosaic is based on designs by children from Kings Cliffe Middle School, who helped in its construction. The mosaic is now permanently housed in Kings’ Cliffe Memorial Hall. Tiles kindly donated by Topps Kettering.


Pixmore TreePixmore Tree

Arts Week at Pixmore Junior School was a huge success, thanks to Navesh Naidoo and David Clutterham from Topps Letchworth who donated materials and know-how to make this memorable mosaic. Teacher Jayne Clarke told Multi-Tile Mirror: “Nav and David were a fantastic help in making our beautiful mosaic. They gave us lots of their time and […]


Twerton SundialTwerton Sundial

This is a Human Sundial and was created by children from Twerton Infant School and Holburne Museum of Art in Bath as part of the Brunel 200 celebrations. This type of sundial is a series of numbers placed in a semicircle on the ground with a child or adult standing in the middle allowing their […]


Lympstone School LogoLympstone School Logo

Children made the school logo which was installed at the school entrance.  Tiles were donated by Topps Exeter.  Teacher Kim Clevendon was in charge of the project.


Mr Kelly’s FarewellMr Kelly's Farewell

This is a new project, just finished. The project manager is Mr. Kelly,  this is his last term as he’s emigrating to New Zealand to start a new life with his family. The final design was chosen from a school drawing competition.  The mosaics were made using tiles donated by Topps Dagenham and Topps Exeter.


Ladywell Stepping StonesLadywell Stepping Stones

A bright new mosaic walkway, designed and made by children from Ladywell Green Nursey and Infants School in Newton, Powys, was specially created for the school’s new garden area.  The walkway is made up of 12 stepping stones made from colourful tiles donated by Topps Tiles Shrewsbury. The teacher in charge of the project was […]