Biography


Verdonna Westcott has some of her most stunning jeweled mosaics available for sale at her new Etsy store, VerdonnaWestcott.


Her smalti wall hanging, The Onion, is included in the food and mosaic art book, Edible Bits & Pleasing Pieces by Pam Givens & Jacqueline Iskander, ISBN: 9781467594721, (c) 2014.


Style Evolution, smalti wall mosaic, was selected for the juried exhibition “Transitions” at Ciel Gallery in Charlotte, NC, September 2013.


Verdonna is also a featured artist in the book, Mosaic Art Today by Jeffrey B. Snyder, ISBN: 9780764340017, (c) 2012.


Verdonna's mosaics have been included in the Doctors Without Borders "Mosaic Beyond Borders Auctions" 2012, 2014, and 2017.


Her mosaics have appeared on the following CD compilations:
Mosaic Art 6 – An International Portfolio of Contemporary Mosaic Art from 2010
Mosaic Art 5 – An International Portfolio of Contemporary Mosaic Art from 2009


Verdonna is a member of the following organizations:
Society of American Mosaic Artists; Contemporary Mosaic Artists
American Craft Council; Mosaic Artists Organization


Born with a natural interest in art, Verdonna began creating mosaics in the 1970's. After a 30 year detour, Verdonna is now experiencing the joy of making mosaics again.


Verdonna is a name made up by her parents, Veronica and Donald. They mixed together a bit of each others names and came up with Verdonna. She currently resides in the Southwestern USA with her husband and 2 cats.