Shards'n Snippets Fall 2019


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At Tile Heritage, our ONLY JOB, our "LIFE'S WORK"
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TILE HISTORY evolves every day . . . Tile Heritage Foundation is here to RECORD it!

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CALL FOR IMAGES by December 31st 2019 !
For details, contact Paul Lewing at pjlewing@comcast.net.
Do you use china paint on your tiles?  Paul Lewing, author of “China Paint & Overglaze”, will be presenting a lecture entitled “The China Paint Revival” at the National Council on Education in the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) conference March 27-30th in Richmond, VA. CALL FOR IMAGES

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Paul is looking for images of any kind of ceramic work using china paints, including tiles.  As you may know, there has been a resurgence of use of china paint in the last 15 years among clay artists.  Pauls website: https://www.paullewingtile.com For details, contact Paul Lewing at pjlewing@comcast.net.

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THANK YOU FOR MAKING A CONTRIBUTION IN SUPPORT of Tile Heritage Foundation. Your assistance is valued and essential for the THF web-accessed ARCHIVES index! DESIGNED to KEEP THF HISTORIC DOCUMENTS ALIVE for posterity and PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE to everyone!

Donors in SUPPORT of Tile Heritage are listed in “SUPPORTERS” (and scroll down to the “Donors” list…. new donors will be added every two weeks during and after campaigns.)
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E-News Fall 2019


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Founded in July 1987 Tile Heritage is celebrating its 32nd anniversary this year. Supporters like YOU… industry sponsors, members, major contributors, grantors … everyone… have made possible the continued fulfillment of the Foundation's mission to Document and Preserve tile history in the US both past and present.
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E-News for Fall 2019
Here's What's below


Monterey Mural Lives On
Taste the Water … see the World
"Rising Native Flora"
Mosaic Seat Wall in Mill Valley
HAVE A HAND IN IT
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E-News Fall 2019 as a PDF
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NEED ASSISTANCE? Tile Heritage Foundation has TILE RELATED assistance & resources to offer in diverse arenas thru its Sponsors & Members. . . CLICK on the IMAGE or "READ MORE" below for details!

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How DID Tile Heritage come to be?
Thirty two years ago, around the first few days of January 1987, Tile Heritage Foundation was
conceived . . . .

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Useful Industry-wide Services to connect to … or a quick PDF link

THANK YOU! . . .
Sponsors, Members, Grantors, Advocates and Friends!
We are most appreciative of all your support and financial gifts. Support of Tile Heritage honors the American Tile Community both Past & Present as well as assisting in growing the Publicly Accessible Archives that we protect. Your support strengthens the Foundation!

With our gratitude,
Sheila Menzies & Joe Taylor, THF Staff, Volunteers & Board of Directors

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Shards 'n Snippets Spring-Summer 2019


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Silver City CLAY Festival's Founder & Director, Lee Gruber is to be honored at this year's New Mexico Governor's Awards for Excellence in the Arts: Friday, September 20, 2019.
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You've found your favorite, fabulous tile! Now what? Who is going to INSTALL your tile?
FIND a CERTIFIED INSTALLER!
https://www.ceramictilefoundation.org

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E-News Winter 2019

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Founded in July 1987 Tile Heritage is celebrating its 32nd anniversary this 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 Winter 2019

Here’s What’s Below

Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo
Stands Tall in Long Beach, California

Massive Collection of Post-Depression Tiles Preserved

Museum of Architectural Ceramics

Batchelder in Birmingham!

Mud Making Magic

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Dedication and patience are the keys to preservation, and our congratulatory salute is extended to Long Beach Heritage and the Port Authority of Long Beach whose negotiations achieved what appeared several years ago to be a pipe dream, namely the careful removal, tile by tile, of the magnificent, historically important mural that had adorned the Port Authority Administration Building for nearly 60 years. The building itself had been scheduled for imminent demolition.

Brian Worley Art & Restoration of Claremont, California tackled the job. Work commenced on September 26, 2018 with the careful marking of every tile, numbering each row and lettering each column consecutively, before the tiles were removed column by column.

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Shards 'n Snippets Fall 2018

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WE HAVE WINNERS!
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. . . with SPECIAL THANKS to all who participated in the end-of-year Match $5000 in Grant Funds ... your GENEROUS CONTRIBUTIONS reached OVER $7500 by December 31st! All names were placed in the special drawing for the AZUL ‘Tilish’ Board Game... 6 winners names were drawn!
(The list of winners names is available - email: foundation@tileheritage.org)


AZUL won the coveted Spiel des Jahres (Game of the Year) award in 2018!
In Azul players take turns drafting colored tiles to their personal player board. Later in the round, players score points based on how they place their tiles to decorate their wall of the palace. Extra points are scored for specific patterns and completing sets while wasted tiles decrease player scores. The player with the most points at the end of the game wins. Ages 8 and up for 2 or 4 players.


. . . and to all of our much appreciated SPONSORS, MEMBERS, ADVOCATES & FRIENDS.. your financial contributions, in-kind gifts, volunteer support, Hand Prints for the Global Mural and immeasurable energy maintains Tile Heritage, assisting in safekeeping the archival records of American Tile History - they are a TREASURE!

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