Welcome to the Handmade Tile Association

The Handmade Tile Association.llc is a diverse group of independent members and volunteers, including: handmade tile and mosaic artists, tile historians, tile setters, tile showrooms and galleries, tile organizations, material suppliers, educators, design services, and tile related fields all across the United States.
Our intent is to allow easier access to the tile artists and the resources around them to better serve the public, tile setters, designers, contractors, architects, and organizations of the community and beyond. Click here to order your free tile directory.

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Best Use of Local Artisan Materials Competition

By Josh on May 28, 2015

For the past four years, the Handmade Tile Association has  lobbied the MN Chapter of the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) to add handmade tile as a category to their annual Best of Awards Celebration. This year they accepted our idea! 

Please consider submitting your handmade tile to this competition.  This is an important opportunity for all of us! 

Entry deadline June 19th

NKBA 2015 Design Competition
New Category H
"Best Use of Local Artisan Materials"

"Local Artisan Materials" is defined as any one-of-a-kind product or material in a kitchen or bath design that was handcrafted, designed or sourced with materials and/or crafts from the state of Minnesota. This could include: handmade tile or other ceramics, custom glass work, custom metal work, custom cabinetry or other woodwork/materials made from local materials/artisans.

See details for required documents.


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Spotlight on Artists

April's features are Lea-Way Designs and Clay Squared to Infinity.
Click here to read more.

Lea-Way Designs, LLC
Leann Johnson
Minneapolis, MN

Clay Squared to Infinity
Josh Blanc
Minneapolis, MN

Become A Sponsor

The Handmade Tile Association has many services and products it offers its members. We have developed a sponsorship list of opportunities for you to financially support specific programs we produce.

Sponsorship levels:
Artist Sponsor $400 - Can sponsor multiple artists.
Newsletter Sponsor $500 
Spotlight on Artist $500 
Handmade Tile Association Website Sponsor $1000
Directory Sponsor $1000
Social Media Sponsor $300

Click here to read all the specifics.

Handmade Tile Association
34 Thirteenth Avenue NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413

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