“The Art of Tile”

And now for some totally shameless self promotion: kind words for my new tome, The Art of Tile (buy here)! Huge, huge thanks to all for your support.

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Martha Stewart Living:
“…part eye candy, part showroom, and part installation primer…”

Elle Decor:
“…brims with practical advice on choosing, installing, and maintaining tile…includes a comprehensive catalogue of 1,500 dazzling designs…”

The Financial Times:
“…More than 2,000 colour illustrations turn this inspirational and instructive book into an essential work-tool for both home-owners and professional decorators.”

The Curated Object:
“…both accessible and aesthetically astute. Considering tile an object worthy of admiration and intense exploration, she has created a dialogue between designer, consumer and lover of all things tactile. Her cultural acumen and emotional connection to the material have manifested themselves in a project worthy of the forthcoming hours of addictive page-turning….”

Chicago Home:
“…a great resource.” (PDF here)

Universal Press Syndicate: Reading Eagle
“… features a rich tapestry of residential examples… One of Renzi’s goals is to “decode” tile, with its myriad choices, and the confusion about what to use where and how to apply it.”

Interior Design magazine:
“…extensive resource guide of tile sources, and expert advice from architects, designers, and manufacturers.”  (PDF here)

Ciao! Tile blog:
“…for tile connoisseurs, her book and blog are must reads…” (PDF here)

Book Page:
“For a fully indulgent treatment of this versatile, durable material, Jen Renzi’s The Art of Tile is a must-have trove of information—and a feast for the eyes…” (PDF here)

Design Calendar:
“…a comprehensive industry resource filled with over 2,000 images and 30+ settings.  She shows beautiful tiles from around the world – from the ultra modern to the handmade traditional….”

Home Intel:
“If you are looking for a Spring read about one of the most versatile building products or just need some inspiration for your home, check out
Jen Renzi’s new book…” (PDF here)

Also seen in:

* Washington Spaces

* The San Diego Union-Tribune

* The Observer on Sunday (The Cayman Free Press)

*iBath’s Bathonista blog

* Surface magazine’s Twitter feed! (Thanks, Dan!)

…and more to come!