Kitchen Tiles

Sue’s been putting together the tile back splash for our kitchen.
Stoneware Tile by Sue Burdick Young, Young's Studio & Gallery, Jay NYHere’s she has templates of the back splash areas, and assorted handmade tiles to choose from.  When the design on the template is ready, Sue covers the tile surface with a clear sticky acetate.

Stoneware Tile by Sue Burdick Young, Young's Studio & Gallery, Jay NY Stoneware Tile by Sue Burdick Young, Young's Studio & Gallery, Jay NY

On the left there is mortar on the wall and Sue has cut off a section of her design and is applying mortar to the backs of the tiles.  Then she carefully cradles the tile package and applies it to the wet wall mortar.
Stoneware Tile by Sue Burdick Young, Young's Studio & Gallery, Jay NY

Stoneware Tile by Sue Burdick Young, Young's Studio & Gallery, Jay NY Stoneware Tile by Sue Burdick Young, Young's Studio & Gallery, Jay NY

Here is Sue at work on another section.
Stoneware Tile by Sue Burdick Young, Young's Studio & Gallery, Jay NY

Here it is complete, with grout.