recycled metal tiles from erin adams

posted by the scholar on August 11th, 2007
filed under: clay, design, green, home accessories

i already love new mexico artist erin adams’ fantastic glass mosaics, because she has an eclectic aesthetic, and enjoys fusing urban influences with whimsical folk art style.


however, i’m even more bonkers about her newest collection, the gorgeous, earth conscious luna tiles. these sandblasted aluminum and glass tiles are created from recycled materials, in collaboration with alumillenium tile of mexico.


erin pays close attention to the roles that color and shape play as design elements. all aluminum used is recycled, and the oil used to heat up the metal during production is recycled from automobiles. each material highlights the unique character of the other, creating a harmonious sensory experience of sight and touch.


available in 36 colors and 3 finishes, to accommodate a wealth of tastes.

more about erin here.

see erin’s complete line at ann sacks.

via trendir

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2 Responses to “recycled metal tiles from erin adams”

  1. sosser Says:

    i’m cuckoo for these mosaics! this makes me want to take a class and mosaic everything in sight… you’re giving me ocd.

  2. the scholar Says:

    hi pal,

    yes, the native american-looking “throw rug” mosaic is making me insane. glad you like them too!

    and i will so take that class with you! 🙂

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