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.

Week of January 25th, 2020 — Mosaic Tile Designs

Architectural Ceramics

Happy Monday to all the fellow tile – enthusiasts and designers out there! 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.

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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.

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. Tile Design Ideas

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. We could all be using these beautiful tiles in much more creative ways, so here’s some inspiration. Ways To Use Mosaic Tiles. Tiled Bath Panel. Between Larger Tiles.

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. Tile NewsIt’s not uncommon to uncover Roman ruins and artifacts in South London, where the Roman city of Londinium was located.

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.

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.

Rare Trojan War Mosaic Discovered in Syria

Why Tile

Archaeologists have uncovered a rare 1,600-year-old mosaic with imagery from the Trojan War underneath a building in Rastan, Syria. Tile NewsBusinessmen from the Nabu Museum in Lebanon had purchased the property on which the building sits and donated it to the Syrian government.

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July Featured Tiles: Arabia and Victorian Mosaics

The London Tile Co.

If you can find a trustworthy trader and have friends/family to keep an eye you can even take the opportunity to go on holiday while the work is done – coming home to your new tiled kitchen or bathroom. To help you bring the cost of your project down we’re giving you 20% off two of our favourite tile ranges this month – read on to find out more. The 500x200mm ceramic wall tiles are available in four shades; White, Grey, Sand & Taupe. Victorian Mosaics.

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.

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

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. She makes original art in a traditional or contemporary style utilizing the ancient technique of mosaic. This tile style art, which dates back 4,000 years, is accessible today through her beautiful work.

Making Mosaic Tile Patterns that Do the Most

The Cement Tile

Interior designers are raving over mosaic tile patterns. Granada Tile has a wide range of long-lasting bold tile patterns to make spaces pop. Moroccan style designs with the Alhambra 50 A tiles add a lovely, bright, and floral look to any space.

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!

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. The individual tiles are 2″ x 6″ and are mounted on a 12″ sheet and are in-stock in our Plymouth warehouse. tile fabric glass linen mosaicPerfect in spaces where a touch of sophisticated glamour is needed.

Glass Mosaic Tile Design You Can Create Online

Making Tile Modern

Customize your kitchen tile, shower tile or pool tile using our Modwalls tile blender. Mix your own colors of our Brio glass mosaic tiles, then order a sample. “Live Your Colors” with Modwalls tile! Here are a few examples of blends our customers have created: Michelle’s Brio® custom blend had Brio® Opal Pearl tiles, which have an iridescent finish. Custom Brio glass mosaic tile blend.

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.

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.

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. The husband and wife team have talked tile in the conference room of the Rockville Headquarters, and at the dinner table of their own home. Summer is nearly over.

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

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

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. 4 variations on a theme.

Tile of Spain Celebrates National Tile Day

Tile of Spain USA

Sustainable, durable and versatile in design and use, ceramic tiles have played a vital role in architectural and interior design for thousands of years and have become a standout building material in projects around the world. Mesmerizing Mosaics.

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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. The husband and wife team have talked tile in the conference room of the Rockville Headquarters, and at the dinner table of their own home. Summer is nearly over.

4 Ways To Use a Mosaic Tile Border

The London Tile Co.

At 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.

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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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. Tile NewsTraces of an ancient Roman villa were first discovered near the town of Negrar di Valpolicella nearly a century ago in 1922.

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

Tile+Mosaic

Some time back, Debbie and I had worked on a ceramic tile mural at her daughter's elementary school. 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.

Glass Mosaic Tile Design You Can Create Online

Making Tile Modern

Custom Brio glass mosaic tile blend. briotile #glassmosaics #tile #createyourtile #design #backsplash #bathroomtile #pooltile #floortile #walltile #colortile #buytileonline #livewithcolor.

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.

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.

Spring Sale of Glass Subway Tile & Mosaics at Modwalls

Making Tile Modern

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Creative Mosaic Installations

The Tile Shop

Some creative installations of mosaics

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 Tiles of Ottoman Turkey and the Mosaics of Byzantium, Part Two.

Tile+Mosaic

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

Tile Talk

The Bellagio Resort: A Mosaic Tile Showcase. As beautiful and stately as the individual glass blossoms are, one’s eyes are then diverted to the intricate mosaic and stone tile work on the floors, walls, staircases and even ceilings – all thanks to the talented artisans of Italian mosaic manufacturer – Sicis. Elegant mosaics and marble tiles adorn the reception area of the Bellagios lobby. Mosaic floral bouquet in the conservatory.

Avente Tile Talk: Tile Mosaics at the Cologne Cathedral

Tile Talk

Tile Mosaics at the Cologne Cathedral. Now while there I also had the opportunity to view some amazing mosaic work that if you didnt look closely could assume was a painting or even a rug. These mosaics are incredibly complicated and detailed with thousands of pieces that comprise each one. Mosaics from the Cologne Cathedral. Can you imagine the time and skill that was used to make these mosaics? Lets Talk Tile. Avente Tile Talk. deco tile.

Brio Glass Mosaic Tiled Shower by Modwalls

Making Tile Modern

Modwalls’ Brio glass mosaic tile shower in Cornflower blue with Newport accent. glasstile #mosaictile #bathroomtile #pooltile #tile #glassmosaictile.

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.