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A Selection of Art In Slate, Rock and Stone - Tile Installation with Bas-Relief

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Slate, Rock and Stone Murals with Bas-Relief Design Illustrations

 

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Moose

Moose Mural (Click on pictures to enlarge)

 

Very colorful 3 dimensional piece. This mural was created from slate, rock and stone materials.
42" x 58"

Nude Silhouette

Nude Silhouette Mural

 

This mural was installed layer upon layer to give it great depth. The facial features were then carved in, creating this very striking embossed effect.
32" x 56"

Big Horn Sheep Mural

Deer Mural

 

Done in portrait format and done in slate set in limestone, this is one of three pieces delivered to a client in the U.S.A.
36" x 44"

Big Horn Sheep Mural

Big Horned Sheep Mural

 

Done for display. Perhaps my best work so far. The sheep takes on a three dimensional look and feel, coming right out of the rock. The eyes seem to follow, wherever you stand. This piece was installed in a walk-in shower.
32" x 46 "

Eagle Mural

Eagle Mural

 

Slightly smaller, this mural is very detailed and three dimensional. The wings literally emerge from the piece.
28" x 34"

Wild Horse Mural

Wild Horse Mural

 

A striking piece. This mural of a wild horse captures the horse's movement in stride. Definitely a classic.
34" x 52"
This piece currently offered For Sale

Full Moon Wolf Mural

Full Moon Wolf Mural

 

This floor mural is a work created all in stone. It was modified somewhat from the original drawing to suit the stone pieces.
29" x 40 " (not including border)

Deer And Fawn Mural

Deer And Fawn Mural

 

Black silhouette on tan stone. Very striking.
32" x 32"
Currently offered For Sale

Wolf Mural

Wolf Mural

 

Another silhouette in stone. By using shaded stone, a very attractive result was obtained. This piece now resides in a steam room.
24" x 36"

Grizzly Bear And Cub With Paw Prints

Grizzly Bear And Cub With Paw Prints

 

A commissioned piece - and very exciting to create. Paw prints add interest as well! This entrance has become a real conversation piece for home owner and guests.
48" x 60"

Tiled Mirrors

 

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Stone Tiled Horse Mirror

Stone Tiled Horse Mirror

 

A unique piece created by Sam's apprenticing daughters.
24" x 30"
Available For Sale

Stone Tiled Wolf Mirrors

Stone Tiled Wolf Mirrors

 

These mirrors were created for and installed in a bathroom, corresponding with the Wolf Mural in an adjoining steam room. The counter too is tiled, with under-mounted sinks.
24" x 36"

Stone Tiled Horse Mirror

Stone Tiled Horse Mirror

 

This piece was created by Sam's two daughters, who currently apprentice with him.
12" x 16"
For Sale

Bathrooms, En Suites And Pool Installations

 

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Ensuite Bathroom Tile Installation

En Suite Bathroom Tile Installation

 

Truly art in action - this bathroom must be seen to be fully appreciated. All border work is hand-cut and installed piece by piece. All outside edges are beveled. As well, curved glass blocks were used to great effect in the steam room.

Ensuite Bathroom Tile Installation

Powder Room

 

This powder room also installed in the same home as the above en suite bathroom, but designed to create a contrasting look and feel. A concrete vanity with lighted sink gives the slate this warm glow effect.

Indoor Pool Entrance Tile Installation

Indoor Pool Tile Installation

 

One of four custom indoor pools designed and installed by Samuel McPeek, The work in this picture shows just how creative design work can get - using only square tile. Design work is balanced throughout the pool area.

Indoor Pool Tile Installation

As shown in this second picture, all windows are framed in tile.

Ensuite Bathroom Tile Installation

En Suite Bathroom Tile Installation

 

This en suite bathroom and shower sports hand-cut border work on floor and walls, and further demonstrates how plain and simple tiling can result in a stunning outcome. Here, Hop Scotch floor patterning creates a"carpet effect" within the tile configuration.

Stone Tiled Steam Shower

Stone Tiled Steam Shower

 

All border work was implemented on site for this steam room. Hammered limestone creates a warm rustic feel for a very attractive result. Tumbled marble on the floor has a soft feel for the feet, and is very functional. Switching between square and diagonal creates an interesting pattern for the shower. This steam room has been featured in Best Homes Alberta Magazine.

Ensuite Bathroom Tile Installation

En Suite Bathroom Tile Installation

 

En suite bathroom - as featured in both local newspapers and Best Homes Alberta Magazine. All edges are rounded and all cuts are symmetrical. Design features include recessed shampoo holders and handles. Rich travertine stone was cut to form the design work, while the black granite is visually stunning. Who says you can't mix different types of stone!?

Kitchens

 

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Kitchen Tile Installation

Slate Kitchen Tile Installation

 

A mix of three colors of slate makes for this interesting kitchen installation. A curved hand-cut border encases the hardwood, lending flow to the room. Diamond design over the stove sets off the room.

Kitchen Tile Installation

Kitchen Tile Installation

 

This picture was featured in local newspapers. The herring bone pattern and curved arch with bull-nosed edges creates a stunning stove hood for this rustic kitchen.

Kitchen Tile Installation

Kitchen Tile Installation

 

Shimmering sand slate creates a remarkable floor and back splash for the full finished cabinets in this breathtaking kitchen.

Halls And Living Rooms

 

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Celtic Weave Tile Installation

Celtic Weave Tile Installation

 

This installation called for a more contemporary design. Dark green tile was inset into a porcelain floor to create this spectacular entrance.

Celtic Weave Tile Installation
Star Design Den Tile Installation

Star Design Den Tile Installation

 

Just because the slate is square doesn't mean you can't create something interesting. Here, a mix of three types of slate are combined with two colors of granite, becoming a stone carpet for this room.

Tiled Fireplace

Tiled Fireplace

 

Polished slate and bull-nosed granite are mixed to create this featured fireplace. Notice the Hop Scotch pattern is completely symmetrical throughout the fireplace design.

Tiled Stairway

Tiled Stairway

 

This stairway is complimented by the Full Moon Wolf Mural to create a memorable entrance to this home. The stairs are not slippery and all edges are bull-nosed. Borders are hand-cut and risers match border work throughout the home. Truly original.

Den And Hall Tile Installation

Den And Hall Tile Installation

 

Polished stone creates a beautiful floor for this den. Not shown in the picture are slate stairs with bull-nosed edges.

Entrance Tile Installation

Entrance Tile Installation

 

Many people like hardwood - but find it doesn't stand up in an entrance. In this installation, an island of stone was created with hand-cut borders for a durable "stone carpet" entrance.

Spiral Staircase Tile Installation

Spiral Staircase Tile Installation

 

Broken slate and hand-cut border follow the stair contour, making for a compelling floor design. In the hands of Samuel McPeek, square tile can be made to do almost anything.

Spiral Staircase Tile Installation

Alternate View of Spiral Staircase

 

This work combined various shapes with a design border, resulting in a very attractive unique floor.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Abstract

 

Abstract Knot Slate Design and Installation

 

Exotic slate was hand cut and installed at varying heights to create this effect.

 

 

 

 

Fireplace Installation

 

Abstract Fireplace

 

The client requested something eye catching and distinctive to showcase this area, which led to the creation of this three dimensional piece.

 

 

 

 

 

Heron Screen

 

Coastal Scene

 

This piece was designed to showcase the breathtaking nature and beauty of British Columbia. Featuring a great blue heron, arbutus tree and beach scene in slate, marble, and quartz, this piece makes passersby stop and stare. The heron and select branches and leaves are brought out into three dimensions on the face of a building with three different angles. The clouds are carved for a soft, pillowly like appearance.

 

 

Kitchen

 

Kitchen Backsplash

 

Tile and stone was used to create an eye catching backsplash that fits well with the kitchen design and decor.

 

 

 

 

 

Kitchen Backsplash

 

Kitchen Tile Design and Installation

 

A fountain effect is created with hand cut tile to add movement and interest to this kitchen.

 

 

 

 

 

Bathroom

 

Bathroom / Spa

 

This entire bathroom and spa features diamond designs in slate and tile for an attractive, cohesive look.

 

 

 

 

 

Nude Angel

 

Spa Nude Piece

 

This piece features hand carved three dimensional nude set in a bathroom wall. The detail of face and hair is extraordinary.

 

 

 

 

 

Shower Geese

 

Canadian Geese Family Scene

 

This breathtaking three dimensional piece created from slate and quartz. Pieces of the background and geese are raised to varying heights creating the three dimensional effect.

 

 

 

 

Spa

 

Spa

 

This 20' x 7' spa required tile installed on rounded surfaces at varying heights.

 

 

 

Woven Tile

 

Woven Kitchen Backsplash in Tile

 

Tile was professionally carved and installed to create the perfect woven look. Guests marvel and reach out to touch this unique backsplash.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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