Who we are and what we do

We met in Arizona almost twenty years ago, where I was designing and building homes, and she dazzled me with her tilework. I hired her to do a couple of houses and it’s been rolling ever since. We soon partnered up and moved to Sonora, Mexico where we got married and decided that the creativity here in México is what we both had always dreamed of. We designed and built beach homes, additions and remodels, mostly for American clients, for
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Monika's LupitaMarianne is making very custom ceramic tile mosaics for people. Using the basic tesserae style in combination with the opus sectile technique, these mosaics are both permanant and timeless classics. Very few people have the skill or patience to do this kind of work. Working with her clients on subject matter, colors and content, she adds her own artisitic flare to make each work an individual and unique piece of art.

Monika's SolProjects often take months to complete, depending upon size and complexity. Come by and take a look, and bring your imagination. And yes, we can install them or ship them.

Saltillo Tile Floors

November 18th, 2013|0 Comments

Methods of sealing and finishing Saltillo terra cotta floor tiles. Special notes for Puerto Vallarta.

The Art of Handmade Mexican Tile

May 7th, 2013|0 Comments

Thinking of adding on, or remodeling? Or maybe you just want to spruce the place up a little? Then think [...]

Skeletons in Mexican Folk Art

March 2nd, 2013|0 Comments

So what's with the skeletons!?! We hear this question all the time. In the rest of North America, bones conjure [...]