Making Ceramic Tile

You might think that it’s a piece of cake to make your own ceramic tiles. After all, ceramic tiles are small and flat. How hard could making ceramic tile be? But if you don’t learn how to make ceramic tiles correctly, you could have problems with warping, shrinking and more.

If you’re interested in finding out more about making ceramic tile and ceramic tile art, you’ll find information on all aspects of the craft here. These archives include features written by tile making experts on topics such as making your own custom tile molds or learning how to choose the right clay for an outdoor tile installation.

There is so much you can do with ceramic tile—from making mosaic tiles for a back splash, to creating a ceramic tile art with wall tiles. No matter what you are hoping to accomplish, the articles collected here with fill you with inspiration, as well as the information you need to learn how to make ceramic tiles. You’ll find ideas for mosaic designs and instruction on how to create a mosaic tile table top. You’ll learn how to handle your tiles so that they will stay flat and how to prevent breakage when installing ceramic tile outdoors. You’ll find just about everything you need to know on making ceramic tile that is both durable and one of a kind!