Italian Ceramic Tile and Mosaics. Part One: Mosaics


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. The Romans viewed the primary use of mosaics as floor decoration.

The Magnificent Mosaics of Khirbat Al-Mafjar


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."

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Custom Glass Mosaics for the Win!

Architectural Ceramics

New Ravenna knocked it out of the park when they partnered with Architectural Ceramic’s designer, Yuvinka Deugarte, to design this glass mosaic. . Basketball player Ty”Reke Havoc” Evans inspired the mosaic and we’re absolutely in love!

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.

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The Making of a (Transitional) Tile Mosaic in Historic Baltimore

Architectural Ceramics

January 2016 – Baltimore, MD – As a design consultant at Architectural Ceramics in Canton, a neighborhood of Baltimore City, I recently had the privilege of meeting a great couple that allowed me to create a mosaic design for the fireplace in their Bolton-Hill home in downtown Baltimore.

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


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. George George Woideck is a ceramic artist specializing in tile and mosaic.

Mosaics: The Beginning of Architectural Ceramics, Part Three.


Glass Mosaic Tile Design You Can Create Online

Making Tile Modern

Mix your own colors of our Brio glass mosaic tiles, then order a sample. Custom Brio glass mosaic tile blend. Customize your kitchen tile, shower tile or pool tile using our Modwalls tile blender. Once you’ve chosen your blend we’ll make it for you in about 1 week.

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 mosaic

Google Art Project, Expanded | Architectural Ceramics: Tile+Mosaic


The Art of Putting Pieces Together: Fabulous Mosaics

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

Self-taught artist Fabrice Allen composes stunning tile and glass mosaics. You can see more of Allen’s work, which includes many portrait mosaics, on his Facebook page, Fabulous Mosaics. He started this lion with a statue made from a resin mold.

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#TileTuesday: North Creek Mosaic Project, tiling for a cause

The Pulse: Ardex Americas

#TileTuesday this 180- foot –long mosaic wall is being completed in North Creek, NY by the North Creek Mosaic Project team using ARDEX X 77 Gray as the mortar.

Artisan Shares Creative Vision with Mosaics

Kitchens for Living

Mosaic is the art of creating images with an assemblage of small pieces of colored glass, stone, or other materials.” At the intersection of “skilled artisan” and mosaic art” you will find Ariel Shoemaker. How did you get into creating with mosaic art?

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

A Glass Tile Mosaic School Foyer: "Growing Through Learning.


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.

Avente Tile Talk: The Bellagio Resort: A Mosaic Tile Showcase

Tile Talk

The Bellagio Resort: A Mosaic Tile Showcase. Elegant mosaics and marble tiles adorn the reception area of the Bellagios lobby. Above the entrance/exit doors, lighting niches are further enhanced by detailed mosaics painstakingly applied by tile and stone masters.

How To Use Mosaic Tiles In Your Kitchen

The London Tile Co.

Mosaic tiles have been popular for millennia, and more recently we’ve started using them in our homes – but are we using them to their full potential? The ancient Greeks and Romans used to depict stories in their mosaics, yet over the centuries we’ve demoted the teeny-tiles to a single border in a bathroom. Now, using mosaics as borders is not a bad thing, but we have some ideas on how to use them to make your kitchen more exciting.

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 ontario

The Tiles of Ottoman Turkey and the Mosaics of Byzantium, Part One.


Glass Mosaic Tile Blends You Design Online

Making Tile Modern

Brio custom glass mosaic tile blend. briotile #glasstile #mosaic #moderhome #moderntile #pooltile #kitchentile #backsplash #bathroomtile #bluetile #colortile #livewithcolor #buytileonline #createyourowntileblend #modwallstileblender. Modwalls | Colorful Modern Tile Since 2005.

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 olympia

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.

4 Ways To Use a Mosaic Tile Border

The London Tile Co.

we love mosaic tiles. From non-slip wet room floors, to dazzling kitchen splashbacks, mosaic tiles have a range of uses in kitchens and bathrooms. One of the most popular uses for mosaic tiles is as a border or feature strip, so we’ve put together four ways you can use them in your home. If you want to add colour to your bathroom or kitchen without overdoing it, a bright glass mosaic tile is a great choice. Mosaic Edge Border. At The London Tile Co.

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 ontario

Glass Mosaic Back Splash Installed $300.00 From Tile Excellence

Tile Excellence

Glass Mosaic Back Splash Installed $300.00 Monday, March 17, 2014. From Tile Excellence. Hey There, Ive written a few times about backsplashes with examples , pictures and timelines this particular job was in Wakefield mass last Friday. The customer had gotten several quotes.

Mosaics: The Beginning of Architectural Ceramics, Part Two.


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 olympia

Mosaics: The Beginning of Architectural Ceramics, Part One.


Penny for your thoughts

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Everything old is new again with our trendy and yet traditional penny round glazed mosaic tiles. Beautiful mosaics available in four classic shades in a glossy finish including Snow White, Taupe, Tender Grey and Bone. tile floor mosaic penny round porcelain wall

Modern Tile Designs for Your Kitchen

Making Tile Modern

Brio® Glass Mosaic Tile The original glass mosaic tile that’s been around for thousands of years, has been modernized at Modwalls. We’ve taken the best colors this mosaic tile has to offer and blended them in our signature Mid-Century Modern colorways.

What a Difference Grout Can Make!

As The Tile Turns

We recently received this great tool from the experts at Artistic Tile showing the prominent effect of grout color in a mosaic application. As designers push the boundaries of mosaic design, grout can often become more visible thus altering the appearance of such mosaics.

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Custom Geometric Glass Mosaic

Edgewater Studio

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Togama More Than Mosaic wins Best in Show

Tile of Spain USA

Congratulations to Spanish tile manufacturer Togama More Than Mosaic. Togama combines art and technology to make glass mosaic tiles that contain recycled glass. Their booth recently won Best in Show at Coverings 13 held in Atlanta, Georgia.

Mosaics: The Alhambra, Geometry and M.C. Escher | Architectural.


Restoring the Mosaic Entrance Columns at Fairmount Temple


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.

New Mosaic Tiles Coming Very Soon

The London Tile Co.

How To Choose Your Tile Material

The London Tile Co.

Mosaics. Mosaic Tiles are made in many materials, including those listed above, as well as Glass Mosaic Tiles. Benefits of Glass Mosaic Tiles. DIY Tiling Tips Home Advice bathroom tiles ceramic tiles glass mosaics glass tiles mosaic mosaic tiles natural stone tiles porcelain tiles travertine

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500 Likes on Facebook!

Edgewater Studio

It’s the first week of Spring, and things are coming up roses! We were so excited to see our 500th ‘Like’ on Facebook to kick off this warm new season! Thank you to everyone who has joined our online community in it’s various forms!

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.