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Kitchen and Backsplash Designs
Kitchen backsplash designs
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“Beach Picnic”
6" x 6" tiles

The clients had just moved into a new beach front condo and wanted to bring the outside in. They suggested shells, I suggested shells in context with the kitchen environment – and the beach picnic idea was born, complete with seagulls! She wanted to introduce many shades of blue, her favorite color. I saw table cloths and napkins as the perfect vehicle for doing this. Click for more detail...1 - 2
Kitchen backsplash designs
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"Tropical Fruit Still Life"
6" x 6" tiles

This piece was produced for a kitchen application in Florida. The client requested a fruit and floral design that would reflect the local produce and add color to the simple design in the kitchen.
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"Shore Birds Breakfast Bar Mural and Backsplash"
6" x 6" tiles

Both the kitchen and dining room in this waterfront home overlook the intercoastal waterway in southwest Florida. The client requested that Patricia draw inspiration from the shore birds and landscape outside her windows. She made a special request that her favorite, rosiette spoonbills be present. CLick for view of Bar mural
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"Tropical Foliage"
6" x 6" tiles

Tropical foliage is a much requested theme in the south Florida area. Patricia has produced many pieces using this theme. Clients may request a true green / turquoise on white tile or olive tones on parchment background. If you'd like additional color, your favorite gingers, heliconia flowers and/or birds of paradise can be added for accent.
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"Fisherman's Kitchen"
6" x 6" tiles

This backsplash was created with both the husbands and wife's input. She collected decorative Talavera pottery and he liked to fish. Both enjoyed cooking and inviting friends over to enjoy gourmet meals.
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"Far East Influence"
6" x 6" tiles

Baskets of mango, pomegranetes and bamboo grace the backsplash in this client's unique home. A parrot attempts to land on a bowl of kiwi fruit in front of a stained glass mosiac window. The artist used her own antique coffee pot and grinder as props. The client's antique teak wood kitchen cabinets, brought back from a trip to India inspired the design. The artist was given free reign in the development of this piece. Click for another view.
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“Cook’s Grotto”
6" x 6" tiles

This piece was designed for a large kitchen with multiple prep areas. The artwork on each panel represents the ingredients for that course of the meal, complete with a hand painted recipe card necessary for preparing it. The first panel is the Shrimp Cocktail Appetizer Panel, complete with cocktail recipe. The central panel is the large cook’s grotto area where a bouillabaisse is being prepared. The 3rd panel, a salad is being prepared with a salad dressing recipe. The final panel, a dessert of figs with honey glaze.. click for more details: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4
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"Lobster Feast"

The client’s asked Patricia to design a backsplash for their kitchen using an image that they had brought her; the toasting lobsters. The kitchen was all white and they wanted to add some life and color to the small kitchen.
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"Captiva Cottages"
Kitchen Soffit Area - 6 x 6 tiles

The client had found Patricia through an article in Southern Living magazine. They were building a new home on a waterfront lot on Captiva Island, that came with an old historic cottage that they were trying to preserve and restore. The client dreamed of a kitchen with hand-painted tile panels surrounding the soffit area. Together she and Patricia came up with the idea of depicting some of the other historical cottages on the island. Click for...more detail

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