Ceramic Art Tile, by DeBorah Goletz, features beautiful tile work by 100 contemporary American tile makers. Published by Schiffer Books.

 

Art tile is a truly exciting option for both interior and exterior decoration. There is a vast array of tile available on the market today, ranging in design from traditional to modern, and conservative to outrageous—the possibilities are overwhelming! This book is a wonderful introduction to art tile, loaded with ideas and resources that will charm and inspire. Hundreds of breathtaking photographs of installations in and out of the home show the work of today's leading contemporary tile artists. Insightful text guides readers to an informed appreciation of this timeless art and its marvelous suitability for all areas of the home. Chapters include a history of tile making in America, how art tile is made, visiting a tile showroom, designing with art tile, trends in art tile, what to expect during installation, and ceramic art in public spaces. A large resource index and a directory of artists is included.

 

 

DeBorah Goletz is a ceramic muralist and potter for 19 years. Her ceramic murals grace the NY subway system, the Zanesville Ohio Library and two NJ Transit railroad stations and her pottery is featured in several publications. She owns For Love of Mud Pottery in West Milford, NJ.

 

Please contact DeBorah if you are interested in pottery classes or purchasing one of a kind pottery or custom tile.