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Liza Brown-Waterson
Color tile in Alexandria, Botany Rd, NSW.
‘Picasso Lantern White’
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Anatoly Patrick Architecture

Interesting history and some gorgeous tile patterns in this article. As an aside, theres a lot of neuro research on architecture emerging... and one of the findings is that human beings are actually wired to appreciate detail, pattern, symmetry and rhythm. They please the eye and the brain and make us feel good. If we want to build happy homes then including areas of detail and pattern (like encaustic tiles!) might be a good idea!

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Thank you for the thoughts on using Encaustic tiles in a home. I have finally found the tile of my dreams and hope to work out the spacing and application of these tiles as a kitchen back splash. Stay tuned for pictures!


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