Tag Archives: Mexico

Talavera Tiles – Charming Hand-Painted Designs

This is just a sampling of all the various designs and patterns of Talavera tiles that our property has throughout the main house, casita, and exterior areas.  They are all hand-painted designs on clay tiles; all the imperfections add to … Continue reading

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Even More Light Fixtures!

I found these lamps and brackets, of which we have 10 scattered around the exterior of the main house, in Patzcuaro.  They came without glass, so I bought some textured glass and cut and installed it in all the lamps. … Continue reading

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More Light Fixtures!

Make sure to click on the pics to get the larger version. This first shot is of a couple sconces on either side of the master bedroom fireplace that I designed and a local iron worker hand-forged.   There are about … Continue reading

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Light Fixtures / Lamparas

There are so many artistic and interesting light fixtures, I have to show them in more than one posting. There are blown glass and iron ones, wrought iron ones with and without blown glass shades, copper ones, and some were … Continue reading

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Beautiful Wood Details

Click on any pic to get the large size and see all the details! We found a wonderful cabinetmaker who also does wood carving, so we had him do all the woodwork in the main house – kitchen cabinets, bathroom cabinetry, … Continue reading

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Cobre / Copper – sinks, tub, etc.

As far as I’m concerned, there’s nothing as beautiful as copper that is left to age and patina on its own.  And we’re fortunate in Mexico to have a town that specializes in copper – Santa Clara del Cobre – … Continue reading

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Arches / Arcos – Lots of Them!

There are more, but I thought these photos would be a good representation of them all. Get all the info on the wonderful property for sale at http://www.casamosaica-ajijic.com.

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