Patchwork encaustic tiles

Patchwork encaustic tiles Firstly patchwork of encaustic or antique tiles is a great solution when you can’t decide on just one pattern! (Which I know can be very hard!!) Just like matching a tile to the style of your house or the colour of your walls, patchwork can be tricky but so worth it…There is a definite art to matching tiles, it comes down to colour and pattern. In my view there needs to be a flow of pattern, a smooth transitions between tiles is essential. Furthermore patchwork is very powerful yet extremely beautiful. It is very enjoyable to create as every combination of encaustic tiles/antique tiles helps to create an atmosphere/ mood. Patchwork will always be in trend, it always has been and it always will be.  A montage of encaustic tiles is very eye-catching, perfect for a bathroom floor, feature wall or even around a fireplace. Come check out our show room as we have a huge floor of patchwork encaustic tiles that I’ve designed myself. As a result people can visually see the idea of patchwork and  inspiration from it too. I am always putting tiles together, I do it every single day and I am happy to design a patchwork of encaustic tiles or the antique tiles for...

Antique tiles in BIG by Fiona Scanlan.

I just received these images of the new BIG shop by Fiona Scanlan. The stunning antique encaustic tiles were used in the entranceway which is so in keeping with the style of the building.They look as though they were always there.Then the amazing point of sale in the middle of the shop, covered with one of my favourite designs-Steel Clover.The two designs also work really nicely together,tonally complimenting eachother. I love the old feeling on the exterior and the new,fresh interior-with a touch of old. The tiles work in well with the simplicity of this space. Be sure to drop in to the BIG store in Melbourne which is located in Carlton next time you are...

Antique encaustic in Greece

I was given this lovely image to post on my blog demonstrating the use of a montage of antique encaustic tiles creating an atmosphere that is memorable,interesting,warm,eclectic and very stylish.The colours and designs work so well together,I just wish I had a space left in my own home to create this same look and feel.I can imagine this montage to work beautifully in a bar or cafe as you would instantly create a European coffee house feel and not to mention an amazing first...