Starting a New Mosaic

I recently started work on a 5′ X 5′ mosaic for a new park in the city of Boston.  The installation date is June 1st so it will be a busy six weeks.  I worked out the design in colored pencil, using the muted palette of the Cinca tiles I have chosen for this project.

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 The working title is City Square with Reflecting Pool.  The tiles in the middle, watery portion of the mosaic will probably be shiny to contrast with the matte ceramic tiles I am using for the buildings.  Below is the first building coming together.

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