Cergamics Custom Art
Tiles is an Artisan
Tile studio making custom handmade, hand painted bas relief tile. All of our tiles are individually hand-made
pieces of art and individually made to order for our clients.
an extensive and exquisite original design collection of decorative handmade and
hand-painted custom handmade ceramic Bas Relief Artisan
Tiles, accent tiles, border tiles, tile panels
and tile murals for kitchen backsplash, bathroom tile, fireplace mantels and surrounds, accents to
moldings, or any place you would put interior tile. Our custom ceramic
handmade Bas Relief tile, is a 3 dimensional form of decorative
art tiles, accent tiles, border tiles, tile panels and tile murals are
hand-made tiles made to order with colors chosen from our extensive
color palette. Cergamics tile clay body
is a white creamy colored earthenware. The tile thickness generally run about 3/8"
thick. The clay body is apparent in all of our tiles due to the wiping
technique we use to paint our tiles. If a client has a specific
color they are trying to match, we at Cergamics
will do our best to find a color that
will come close if not match. Cergamics
has Custom Design Services and can custom design and create a totally one of a kind piece of handmade ceramic Wall
custom ceramic Bas Relief handmade tiles, wall tiles, accent tiles, border tiles, tile
panels and tile murals
to suit your individual decorative requirements. This makes Cergamics
a unique and versatile solution to your decorating challenges. If
you are interested in purchasing from Cergamics,
please contact us using the contact
information below. Because
Because Cergamics Custom Decorative Handmade
Bas Relief Tiles are so customized and are
available in so many color variations, we do not
usually carry stock on any individual artisan tile. Every handmade tile order is custom made and
hand-painted and we suggest but do not require, there be discussed with each individual
client prior to ordering. We highly recommend requesting Color
Chips prior to placing a tile order. You may place request up to 5
color chips free of charge by going to this page: Color
Chip Order Form. Please contact us
either by phone (631) 653-4245 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
to discuss your unique order. We also
have a selection of house numbers and house plaques (Please click on the link
below to view them). Please
view our products and custom design services listed above. Most orders have a
production time of 4 to 6 weeks.
Accent Tile: Are individual handmade custom ceramic tiles
that can be just a small accent of color or an image
contained on a single tile that can be uses to accent a field of field tile or
can be coordinated with a custom tile Panel. Our Accent Tiles tend to be
smaller, generally an 1 inch to 3 inches range.
Artisan Tile: Is individually hand
crafted tile made to order and not mass produced or high production
tile. Each tile can be considered an original piece of art since no two tiles will
ever look identical.
Bas Relief : A sculptural 3 dimensional type of custom
handmade tile, Tile Panels, Tile Murals or Wall Art Tiles that has been carved into a discernible
design or pattern.
Choosing Colors: When making your selection, if you intend to
do use multiple colors (polychrome special),
then the glaze color must be the same.
Decorative Ceramic Tiles: Are individual handmade custom ceramic tiles with an image
contained on a single tile. Our Decorative Tiles tend to generally be in
size range of 4 or 6 inches.
Tile Panels & Tile Murals: Both consist of multiple
handmade custom ceramic tiles put
together to form an image. A panel will consist of approximately 4 to 20
or 30 tiles and a mural is generally larger and could be as large as an entire wall.
Field Tile, Filler Tile or Plain Tile: Is the field or filler tile that is used between the decorative
ceramic tiles or the ceramic tile murals or tile panels.
Bullnose and Finished Edges:
A bullnosed tile is generally a piece of our field tiles that has been rounded
off on one edge. A double bullnose would be two edges. A finished
edge is one edge side of a tile that has been glazed.
Clay Body: Our tiles are made of a creamy white earthenware and tiles
are usually approximately 3/8" in thickness.
Custom Design and Custom Fabrication Services: Are custom ceramic design
and custom fabrication services that we can provide, at an
hourly rate, to design and fabricate a totally custom bas relief tile, border, panel, mural,
art or decorative piece.
Wiping Technique: The way we paint our tiles is to apply an
under-glaze to the bas relief tile (or field tile) and then wipe off the tiles
with a damp sponge. This predominately removes the under-glaze
from raised sections of the bas relief tiles and leaves the underglaze in the
recesses of the tiles. The clay body is always evident in all of our
Monochrome: A hand-painted single glaze color only.
Polychrome: Are both hand-painted underglaze color and a single glaze
Polychrome Special: Detail
hand-painted underglazes with two or
colors and a single glaze color.
Glazed Edges are $1.25 per edge and
Bullnosed Edges and Glazed
are $3.25 per edge.
Our custom handmade ceramic tile studio is a result of the
collaboration of an accomplished ceramist and a talented fine arts
painter/sculptor. Our custom design skills are also enhanced by our combined
knowledge of interior design, bathroom and kitchen construction techniques,
retail tile business and ceramic tile installation experience. Our
ability to create beautiful and original design decorative handmade Custom Designed Ceramic Bas Relief Art Tiles, Panels and Murals is coupled with
dedication to both the art and tradition of ceramic artisan tiles and is reflected
in every tile. Custom decorative handmade tile possess a warmth and charm hard to
recreate with a manufactured tile. Their beauty individualizes a home or
place of business, as only the dance of hand and clay can. All
orders are custom handmade, hand painted orders made specifically for our
custom ceramic design bas relief tiles are so customized and are
available in so many color variations, we are unable
to accept orders through our website and we do not
usually carry stock on any individual item. Every tile order is custom made and
therefore must be discussed with each individual client.