The Mosaic Tile House

Diary of a Tile Addict

We’ve explored the wonderfully vibrant streets of Fusterlandia , Isaiah Zagar’s visionary Magic Gardens of South Philadelphia, and, of course, Barcelona’s famous Park Güell, but still the Tile Addict doesn’t tire from spaces decked out in the most fantastical of mosaics.

Qwerty Mosaics

Diary of a Tile Addict

Mosaics have been branching out of their ceramic hold for a while, but now there’s a whole new branch to explore. There seems to be no better name for it than the Qwerty Mosaics which were brought to Tile Addict’s attention by none other than mosaic master Gary Drostle. Multiple artists have taken advantage of the raft of used and trashed keyboards and up-cycled the key caps into masterful mosaics and portraits.

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Rare Mosaic Floor Discovered in London

Why Tile

Archaeologists excavating a construction site in London have uncovered a rare mosaic floor dating to ancient Rome. It’s not uncommon to uncover Roman ruins and artifacts in South London, where the Roman city of Londinium was located.

Week of January 25th, 2020 — Mosaic Tile Designs

Architectural Ceramics

We thought this was the perfect occasion to share one of our favorite tile uses, the tile mosaic. Mosaics For All. Mosaic Tile Designs That’ll Thrill You to Bits , Houzz. Mosaic Tile Magic. The Magic of Mosaic Tiles , Mansion Global. Mosaics of Culture.

Create the Mosaics of the Mediterranean at Chautauqua

Tile+Mosaic

Create the Mosaics of the Mediterranean at Chautauqua Moroccan Mosaic Details from Columns at the Palau in Barcelona Byzantine Emperor Justinian and Empress Theodora For those fortunate to visit Chautauqua in upstate New York during the summer of 2019, I will again be offering the course Create the Mosaics of the Mediterranean during Week Five (July 22–26) of the summer season. George George Woideck is a ceramic artist specializing in tile and mosaic.

Classic Mosaics

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Looking for a classic mosaic to complement your vintage-style bathroom? We are pleased to announce the arrival of marvelous mosaics that are perfect for that nouveau retro bath! tile hexagon mosaic octagon Pair these with a stunning subway tile or a fabulous 4.25″x4.25″ tile to replicate a look that never goes out of style.

The Magnificent Mosaics of Khirbat Al-Mafjar

Tile+Mosaic

During the first half of the eighth century CE, near the ancient city of Jericho, in what is now called the Palestinian Territories near Israel, magnificent mosaic floors were created for the audience hall and the baths (hammam) of a palace, now known as "Hisham's Palace." A total of 30 mosaic designs cover a space of about 30 meters square. These mosaic floors are unique in design and color, showing influences from Roman, Byzantine and Persian civilizations.

Italian Ceramic Tile and Mosaics. Part One: Mosaics

Tile+Mosaic

Italy is a treasure rove of mosaics. Each era brought something special to mosaics and each era brought that special quality to a world larger that the Italian peninsula and the islands of Sicily and Sardinia. ROMAN EMPIRE Medusa Because mosaics are created from enduring materials like stone, ceramic and glass they are in some ways windows to ancient times. The Romans viewed the primary use of mosaics as floor decoration.

Metal Mosaics

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Check out these cool new metal mosaics from Olympia Tile. tile metal mosaic olympia They consist of a thin layer of stainless steel over a ceramic base. Silver & Copper colors in various styles, in Brushed and Mirror finishes. They are suitable for interior wall applications and may be used in showers, but not swimming pools. Share it now!

Maastricht Mosaic

Diary of a Tile Addict

In 2017, working alongside ceramic designer Sándor Sinko, the inhabitants of central Maastricht embarked on a truly local project to cover the grey environment around Radium with colourful mosaics. Participants were able create their own small piece of work to be incorporated into the permanent flowing mosaic artwork providing a colourful new skin for the project’s outdoor terrace. Kunst Front mosaics. Kunst Front mosaics. Completed mosaic. Mosaic designing.

Maastricht Mosaic

Diary of a Tile Addict

In 2017, working alongside ceramic designer Sándor Sinko, the inhabitants of central Maastricht embarked on a truly local project to cover the grey environment around Radium with colourful mosaics. Participants were able create their own small piece of work to be incorporated into the permanent flowing mosaic artwork providing a colourful new skin for the project’s outdoor terrace. Kunst Front mosaics. Kunst Front mosaics. Completed mosaic. Mosaic designing.

Silver & Chocolate Aluminum Mosaic Backsplash

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

These gorgeous Silver and Chocolate Aluminum mosaics might just be the perfect answer! Ultra-light, with a gleam that only brushed aluminum can provide, these mosaics add a powerful punch to a lackluster space. Related Images: tile aluminum backsplash mosaic olympiaLooking for a quick fix to modernize a plain condo kitchen? Available in two colorways, Silver/Chocolate and Silver Blend.

Linen Glass Mosaic

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Linen is a tailored, textural glass mosaic line that is available in four classic colors including; Ash, Charcoal, Dark Grey and Super White. tile fabric glass linen mosaicPerfect in spaces where a touch of sophisticated glamour is needed. The individual tiles are 2″ x 6″ and are mounted on a 12″ sheet and are in-stock in our Plymouth warehouse.

Interesting Ideas For Mosaic Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Mosaic tiles have been used for thousands of years to create works of art and decoration by people all over the world. Available in glass, stone, ceramic and even metal, mosaic tiles also come in a variety of colours and designs suitable for so many surfaces. Ways To Use Mosaic Tiles. Adding mosaics to the riser of each step gives a subtle but glamorous look to any staircase. If you have a level-access shower or wetroom, use mosaics on the shower area floor.

Classic glazed hexagon mosaics

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Timeless and versatile, Ontario matte glazed porcelain mosaics are available in a variety of colors and sizes to provide traditional styling in both residential and commercial spaces. Related Images: tile hexagon mosaic olympia ontarioAll colors except Biscuit in stock at our Plymouth location. Biscuit available special order, 1 – 2 weeks from Olympia.

Mosaic Tile Ideas: Your Big Guide to Little Tiles

Why Tile

Looking to add mosaic tile to your home or business? We have everything you need to know about why and how to use mosaic tile, including the best places to install it and the most creative designs. You’ve come to the right place.

Aluminum mosaics from Olympia

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

These shimmering, brushed aluminum mosaics add a touch of contemporary style to backsplashes and feature walls that demand a focal point. A variety of shapes, sizes and colors, these super-lightweight mosaics are great for vertical areas that are kept dry. Kate-Lo Tile & Stone is stocking the Chocolate/Silver and Silver Blend Brick mosaic in our Plymouth warehouse. tile aluminum bronze chocolate mosaic silver

Exotic Mosaic Collection

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

A new collection of mosaics has debuted in our showrooms. The Exotic Collection from Alpha are a series of 1″ x 1″ staggered and stacked mosaic tiles that combine glossy, matte and iridescent glass tiles with stone, resin and glazed ceramic blends. These mosaics would be beautiful for accents and feature areas such as backsplashes, decorative inserts in bathroom and shower walls or even for fireplaces. tile ceramic glass mosaic stone

Switching Gears: AC’s Mosaic Tile Collection

Architectural Ceramics

We hope this industrial-looking water-jet mosaic gets you thinking of installing it in your own home. AC’s Gears Collection , offered as a marble or porcelain water-jet mosaic, has several features that will turn your tile project into a unique one: interlocking 12×12 sheet. Our Gears mosaic is unique in that the grout becomes a large part of the design. The only thing missing above is the Gears marble mosaic in the back of a shower niche. Summer is nearly over.

Making Mosaic Tile Patterns that Do the Most

The Cement Tile

Interior designers are raving over mosaic tile patterns. Create Your Own Mosaic Pattern. The post Making Mosaic Tile Patterns that Do the Most appeared first on Granada Tile Cement Tile Blog | Tile Ideas, Tips and More.

Contemporary three dimensional marble mosaics

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Precision-cut into two gorgeous contemporary mosaics, this marble is giving a touch of urban elegance with random three-dimensional texture. Related Images: tile marble mosaics olympiaAlaska is a beautiful white and grey marble with a strong linear movement. Available special order from Olympia, 1 – 2 weeks.

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Creative Mosaic Installations

The Tile Shop

Some creative installations of mosaics

Sustainable Stone at Rubble Tile: Indonesian Mini Wave & Mini Hex Mosaics

Rubble Tile

The founders of Zen Paradise, which produces handmade natural stone mosaics, were inspired to start their company during a 1989 surf trip to Indonesia. Commercial Inspiration Love the Look Residential Tile Rubble News affordable tile minneapolis Bathroom tile floor tile Kitchen tile natural-stone-mosaics pebble-mosaic-tile residential shower tile sustainable-tile

July Featured Tiles: Arabia and Victorian Mosaics

The London Tile Co.

Victorian Mosaics. There’s a reason Victorian-inspired mosaic tiles never go out of style; the classic checkerboard design somehow manages to suit every type of property and style of decor. Each sheet of mosaic squares measures 285x285mm, with each square approximately 45x45mm.

Excavations Reveal Ancient Roman Mosaic Floor Beneath Italian Vineyard

Why Tile

Excavations have uncovered an intricate Roman mosaic floor a few metres underneath a vineyard in northern Italy. Traces of an ancient Roman villa were first discovered near the town of Negrar di Valpolicella nearly a century ago in 1922.

Restoring the Mosaic Entrance Columns at Fairmount Temple

Tile+Mosaic

The Restored Mosaic Covered Columns at Fairmount Temple in Beachwood Ohio For nearly sixty years the congregation of Fairmount Temple synagogue of Beachwood Ohio has worshipped in one of the area's most beautiful religious buildings and sanctuaries. All who enter the building pass between two large mosaic covered columns. There is no record of the workshop that turned Mr. Rattner's designs into mosaics. The Restores Mosaics Ready for the Jewish High Holidays.

New Plymouth Mosaic

The Tile Shop

The new "Plymouth" mosaic should be arriving in stores. It is available in.5", 1" and the stria mosaic size. This is a transitional kitchen that shows how sharp this mosaic looks! link] The Plymouth 1" mosaic: The Stria installed Good afternoon! If you were at the managers meeting this year- I showed you an example of it. It''s a combination of the Legno stone, our stainless steel, and a mixture of clear and frosted glass.

Traditional Mosaic Floors in a Contemporary Palette

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Looking for a classic mosaic in a contemporary palette? Ontario offers an array of 2″ dot-mount mosaics that are perfect for residential and light commercial floors. Related Images: tile glazed porcelain mosaic olympia ontarioIn stock in our Plymouth warehouse except Black and Cobalt, which are available special order from Olympia, 1 – 2 weeks.

Baxter Mosaic

The Tile Shop

Looks like she used our Bisbane Mosaic [link] with a solid marble.so Bisbane Mosaic Just came across this beatiful bathroom by Kelly Cross of Denver. pretty!

Italian Mosaics

The Perfect Bath

I simply love mosaics–from the earliest ones I’ve seen at Ephesus, Herculaneum, St. The beauty of mosaics is in the detail. Whether simple black and white or multi colored, mosaics use thousands upon thousands of small and precious tiles to tell their stories, assessing the effect of light and shade or exploiting complementary colors. I find it interesting to follow the development of scale and artistry in the earliest mosaics to those in St.

Gaudi in New York: A Broken Tile Mosaic Masterpiece in Riverside Park

Tile+Mosaic

Hi all, New York City abounds with mosaics of all kinds if you know where to look. Wrapping around the big grey sandstone Greek temple looking mausoleum is a extensive broken tile mosaic bench. The mosaic benches were created by Chilean artist Pedro Silva, other artists and community volunteers between 1972 and 1974. George George Woideck is a ceramic artist specializing in tile and mosaic. Antoni Gaudi Broken Tile Mosaics George Woideck

Switching Gears: AC’s Mosaic Tile Collection

Architectural Ceramics

We hope this industrial-looking water-jet mosaic gets you thinking of installing it in your own home. AC’s Gears Collection , offered as a marble or porcelain water-jet mosaic, has several features that will turn your tile project into a unique one: interlocking 12×12 sheet. Our Gears mosaic is unique in that the grout becomes a large part of the design. The only thing missing above is the Gears marble mosaic in the back of a shower niche. Summer is nearly over.

Waterjet Mosaics

The Perfect Bath

Only a dozen years ago, waterjet mosaics were the new shining star in the marketplace. A stone mosaic can also activate and define a space, much as a beautiful rug would do. It is important to remember that there are great mosaics and very ordinary ones. We also need to talk about the expertise of the installer for waterjet mosaics. Uncategorized marble mosaics patterns waterjet

Vitro Slim 2?x6? Glass Mosaic

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Perfect for elegant, contemporary spaces, Vitro Slim is a slim-profile 2″x6″ glass mosaic series that comes in a striking subtle palette of neutrals. Related Images: tile glass mosaic olympiaVitro Slim is available mesh-mounted in a stacked pattern. Special order from Olympia, 1 – 2 weeks.

The Most Beautiful Mosaic You'll Ever See

As The Tile Turns

Custom Mosaics From The Floor metropole mosaique surface stone The Metropole Collection arrived on all of our showrooms this week! We aren’t going to lie, it feels like Christmas. We will admit, we were in awe of this collection at Coverings, although now we have fallen in love. These graphic patterns gracefully nod to traditional architecture and design seen across the globe.

New Product- Circle Mosaics!

The Tile Shop

Good morning, We are so excited about the new circle mosaics! They bring an artistic flair to our mosaic line. NEW MOSAICS: They are both 12" x 12" on mesh: Montego Round Mix (658910) : Portica Round Mix (#658909): Here are some inspiration photos: Have a great day! If they''re not at your showrooms today, they should be coming soon. We used the Montego Round mix in our upcoming Florida store. We''ll be sure to take photos to show you the installation after it opens.

Modern Mosaics

Conestoga Tile Blog

Mosaic is defined as a picture or pattern produced by arranging together small colored pieces of hard material, such as stone, tile, or glass. The durability of tile can be seen through the sheer number of surviving mosaic art even through 2300 years! . Mosaic patterns are a beautiful way to add visual interest in the kitchen or bathroom either on the floor or the wall. Take, for example, this Florim USA Iced Rocks mosaic pattern.

Hamilton with Glass Mosaic

The Tile Shop

Love this shower featuring our Hamilton with Cocoa Glass Mosaic! Our mosaic: [link

Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital Horticultural Therapy Suite Glass Tile Mosaic "The Four Seasons of Healing"

Tile+Mosaic

She invited me to create a glass tile mosaic for the new Horticultural Therapy Suite at Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, part of University Hospital of Cleveland. The project, including the mosaic, was generously funded by a national association of credit unions. Titled "The Four Seasons of Healing" the mosaic represents the life cycle of all living things. The Completed Glass Tile Mosaic George George Woideck is a ceramic artist specializing in tile and mosaic.

Mosaics: The Beginning of Architectural Ceramics, Part Three.

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Hexagon Mosaics

The Tile Shop

Here are some of my favorite installations using the hexagon mosaic: traditional bathroom design We should be receiving the new Hampton Carrara Hex tiles shortly (they will now be available in 1", 2", 3" and 5"). I love this pattern design- it''s so classic.

Beautiful Marble Mosaics

The Tile Shop

We have some beautiful new marble and glass mosaics in our stores! Here are some inspiring designs using similar mosaics

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Summer Crop of Mosaic Pendants

Margaret Almon Mosaics

Summer Crop of Mosaic Pendants by Margaret Almon. Wordless Wednesday mosaic pendantsGlass, ceramic, dichroic, mirror, gold smalti, 1 inch square, ©2015. Get your pendant here.