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Join with others who already embrace their “Tile Heritage”… we have supporters who volunteer, sponsor, advocate and gift the Foundation. . .

THANK YOU ! for the success you have assisted in creating - protecting TILE HISTORY for posterity . . .

We continue to broaden the request for support in 2016 to add more staff hours for the all-important, archiving data entry project that will allow public access to the THF Archives Index! A most exciting, long term project that has been ‘under construction’ in a dedicated way for quite a few years.
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E-News Summer 2016

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Founded in July 1987 Tile Heritage will celebrate its 30th anniversary next year. Supporters like YOU... members, major contributors, industry sponsors, generous grantors... everyone... have made possible the continued fulfillment of the Foundation’s mission to Document and Preserve tile history in the U.S., both past and present. THANK YOU!

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E-News for Summer 2016

Here’s What’s Below

Tile Heritage Returns!
Sleuthing Tiles in the East Bay
Belvedere Apprentice Excels
Tile Tangle of Structural Elements
Final Salute for the Departed
E-News in Print

Tile Heritage Returns!



There are few things at Tile Heritage that bring us greater pleasure than publishing a new issue of Tile Heritage: A Review of American Tile History. It’s been some time since we did so!
For many years Tile Heritage presented a tile symposium every year, from 1991 in Doylestown to 2005 in Minneapolis and Duluth. Among other things the symposiums fostered scholarship in the field of ceramic tile history. Year after year knowledgeable people were invited to present papers at these gatherings and to provide the Foundation with their work to publish, hence the origin and purpose of the
Tile Heritage Review.

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Ways to SUPORT Tile Heritage


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Buy and Sell on eBay for Tile Heritage Foundation!
You can support Tile Heritage when you buy or sell on eBay, with the eBay Giving Works program.
Tile Heritage Foundation is part of the eBay Giving Works program. You can support the THF mission when you buy and sell on eBay. Here’s how:
Buy! You can find whatever you're looking for on eBay – from memorabilia to motor cars and more! When you do, shop for items that benefit us. You can get a great deal and support the THF Mission to preserve and protect tiles and tile history at the same time! Shop now to support Tile Heritage Foundation!

How to sell on eBay Giving Works
Turn your eBay listings into a force for good with eBay Giving Works. With each listing you can pledge to donate from 10% to 100%* of an item's final sale price to Tile Heritage Foundation and get a pro-rated fee credit on your Insertion fee and Final Value fees when your listing sells.


This is YOUR Foundation . . . your support is appreciated! . . . other ways to contribute . . .

Join Tile Heritage . . .

Buy Historic Tile Catalogs . . .

Visit the THF LOGO Apparel & Accessories Store!


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THF Parties With A Purpose

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Grand Finale! Fishing for $$$ thru this Thursday the 21st.
Four (4) more days of this Fishing Frenzy - our THANKS to all.

Match $10,000 in GRANT FUNDS* to THF
by September 21st 2016 !
An OPPORTUNITY to DOUBLE your DOLLARS!

PURPOSE: Fund the next 8 months of ARCHIVING STAFF ASSISTANCE at THF!

Details below or you can direct
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The names of DONORS during this fundraiser will be included in the FAB & FAMOUS FISH TILE PRIZE DRAWING . . after September 21st






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Shards 'n Snippets Spring into Summer 2016

Yes! you can FAUX us some of the time!
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Shared forward from Cfile
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Adriana Varejão isn’t afraid of a little blood. In fact, much of her work uses the austerity of blue and white tile combined with suggestions of gore and violence to confront uncomfortable, tragic historical topics such as slavery and colonialism. Varejão isn’t content to let these things stay buried. She’s honest, recognizing that the grotesque, shameful violence from the past is running under the hood of our modern lives. You don’t get to appreciate her blue and white tile without acknowledging where it came from; that’s the cost of admission.

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Calendar/Events/Workshops





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CALENDAR
Calendar 2016



. . . some EXCITING 2016 events. . .



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Call for Entry Ceramic Tile 2016 Pewabic
Pewabic has a 100+ year history producing decorative and architectural ceramic tile. Ceramic Tile 2016 celebrates that history with a call for contemporary ceramic tiles; we are thrilled to announce Bobby Silverman as our juror.
PRIZES: 1st Prize: $500, 2nd Prize: $250, 3rd Prize: $100

Submission deadline: September 25, 2016 More information


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Thank you for Your Support!

THANK YOU!
THANK YOU FOR MAKING A DONATION IN SUPPORT of THF Archives Your contribution is valued and essential for the THF web-accessed index! DESIGNED to KEEP the ARCHIVES EVEN MORE ALIVE for posterity and PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE to everyone!

Donors to the Founders Legacy and all other Fundraisers are listed in “SUPPORTERS” and scroll down to the “Donors” list

(All contributions to Tile Heritage Foundation are tax-deductible as allowed by law.)

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