D&D Tile Services, 4802 North Seventh Avenue, has a fab selection of four-inch-by-four-inch ceramic tile and grout in every color of the rainbow, as well as the city's best selection on handmade tiles in shapes like flowers, mermaids, and hula girls. It also sells its wares online at www.mosaicguys.com.
Get a Leponitt mosaic glass cutter at www.mosaicbasics.com. Don't waste money on a knockoff brand of wheeled glass cutter; Leponitt is the only one to buy.
You can take a mosaic class most months at Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 North Galvin Parkway, 480-481-8164, and Southwest Gardener, 2809 North 15th Street, 602-279-9510.