Panels from tiles to the kitchen: modifications of the wall decoration and 80+ variants of elegant and memorable finishes

Beige traditional cuisine with wood and marble as materials for cabinets and a cupboard. On an extended panel above the hob - a mosaic garden landscape with palaces

Beige traditional cuisine with wood and marble as materials for cabinets and a cupboard. On an extended panel above the hob - a mosaic garden landscape with palaces

Panel from tiles to the kitchen - original view wall cladding, capable of unrecognizably transform the familiar interior of the room. A non-standard element of modern decoration will look great on kitchen apron or above dining table. Irrespective of the place of installation, the ceramic work of art will become the main decoration of the kitchen space design.

  • The purpose of paintings from tile
  • Selection of the finishing for the dining room area
  • Operational properties of the panel from tile
  • Features of a choice of a panel from a tile for registration of a kitchen apron
  • Criteria for choosing the style of kitchen design
  • Varieties of finishing materials
A modern kitchen with an island. Completely neutral in terms of color, it is planned so that at breakfast you can enjoy the view of the abstract panel on the apron over the worktop

A modern kitchen with an island. Completely neutral in terms of color, it is planned so that at breakfast you can enjoy the view of the abstract panel on the apron over the worktop

Mosaic garden landscape with birds

Mosaic garden landscape with birds

The purpose of paintings from tile

The panel of ceramic tiles in the kitchen should be installed on one or several walls, as it performs aesthetic and utilitarian functions:

  • gives the interior composition unique features;
  • allocates functional areas of space - the place of cooking and meals;
  • protects the walls from the effects of high temperatures, moisture, mechanical damage and other negative factors inherent in the operation of the kitchen;
  • model space depending on the set design tasks - visually increases the height of the walls, reduces or expands the space apron installation;
  • hides flaws on the walls.
Summer landscape with a boat on the lake and a serene sky - a fairly neutral choice for the kitchen in the transition from classic to modern style

Summer landscape with a boat on the lake and a serene sky - a fairly neutral choice for the kitchen in the transition from classic to modern style

Decorative panels from kitchen tiles can become an aesthetic reference point of the chosen stylistic concept, because they can be depicted any floral motifs, reproductions of paintings great painters, national ornaments and photos of all kinds of drawings. A tile with an illustration of a lavender meadow will silently point out the dominance of aesthetics style Provence in the house, models with drawings of modern urban landscapes - on domination loft or industrial style.

Stylish contrast: light beige kitchen and a panel with plant motifs on a black background

Stylish contrast: light beige kitchen and a panel with plant motifs on a black background

Often the kitchen acts not only as a zone for cooking and organizing meals, but is also actively used for meetings with guests. Therefore, it is important to fill the room with interesting design elements that create a relaxing atmosphere and an inspiring environment for fruitful cooking.

Advice! Expressive wall decoration from the illustrated tile can solve many design problems: to set the style of the interior, to act as a focal point, emphasizing the graphics and coloring of the panel of tiles, to draw a clear dividing line between the cooking area and the dining group. Therefore, you need to strictly determine the purpose of the picture from the tile and buy the best option according to the accepted design decisions.

The style of the Spanish hacienda. For mosaic murals under the broad hood of the extract chosen theme of the Mediterranean landscape

The style of the Spanish hacienda. For mosaic murals under the broad hood of the extract chosen theme of the Mediterranean landscape

Panel from tiles to the kitchen: selection of the cladding for finishing the dining area

A bright decoration of the dining area can be a panel made up of a photocamera, mosaics or tiles, decorated by hand by a skilled painter. It will become the main dominant in the picture Kitchen interior, admiring the surrounding filigree performance, non-trivial layout or original image. This particular type of cladding belongs to the premium class, since it is handmade. As a result of the painstaking work of the builders-decorators, who are collecting a ceramic picture from a mosaic, and skilled decorators creating unique panels, masterpieces of works of art are adorned, adorning the walls of the house. They can be printed family portrait, depicts a picture of a favorite artist or an abstraction, transferred from the layout. By individual order manufacturers of panels from tiles can create a unique model with an individual design for any given picture.

Any image in good resolution can be transferred to a tile. Such printing is carried out by individual order

Any image in good resolution can be transferred to a tile. Such printing is carried out by individual order

Two panels for decorating the kitchen: painted with a rustic landscape and ornamental on a ceramic tile above the hob

Two panels for decorating the kitchen: painted with a rustic landscape and ornamental on a ceramic tile above the hob

It is important when decorating a kitchen apron and a wall near dining area observe the balance: ceramic paintings should complement each other or be two parts of one story. For example, it is reasonable to decorate a wall with a picture of coffee beans or tea leaves scattered in a chaotic manner over the cooking area, and place a picture of a mosaic above the dining table that illustrates the table setting during coffee or tea. Harmonious decoration of the walls with picturesque panels from the tiles will create a memorable interior composition that does not occur in any other kitchen space.

Advice! If for the facing of the kitchen apron the choice of the picture from the tile is limited because of the small space on the wall between the floor and attachable modules headset, then to decorate the dining area you can pick up any shape, size and design option panel. Therefore, choose a model with a fancy format and a decor corresponding to your individual aesthetic taste.

Traditional Mediterranean ornament on the background of terracotta tiles

Traditional Mediterranean ornament on the background of terracotta tiles

An endless choice of plant, patterned and abstract motifs of mosaic panels offers the brand Bisazza

An endless choice of plant, patterned and abstract motifs of mosaic panels offers the brand Bisazza

Operational properties of the panel from tile

Expressive wall cladding due to close proximity to hob, sink and table top, where it is customary to perform culinary tasks, must have excellent operational properties:

  • high indicators of heat resistance, allowing when heating the surface of the panel does not lose its original appearance;
  • an excellent degree of moisture resistance, as it is inevitable that water splashes from the sink when washing dishes;
  • a high level of hygiene, counteracting the accumulation of fat and soot;
  • excellent wear resistance and compatibility with various cleaning agents.
Pay attention to unusual options and findings: a single tile size 30 × 45 (or more) can decorate the wall above the hob, as in the photo

Pay attention to unusual options and findings: a single tile size 30 × 45 (or more) can decorate the wall above the hob, as in the photo

Scenes of the underwater world can be used without the risk of going into vulgarity in such an environment, as in the photo. The style of the sea coast - the best background for such images on the tile

Scenes of the underwater world can be used without the risk of going into vulgarity in such an environment, as in the photo. The style of the sea coast - the best background for such images on the tile

To maximally preserve the flawless appearance of the picture from the tile, you need to choose models that do not require delicate care. On the glazed and glass surface tiles More obvious are the traces of splashes of grease and water, unlike models with matte coating. Therefore, in the cooking area, the original design element should be protected as much as possible from the negative influence of the surrounding kitchen environment.

A tile imitating a mosaic: this will give the whole kitchen a graceful look, and at the same time save you money

A tile imitating a mosaic: this will give the whole kitchen a graceful look, and at the same time save you money

Country as a basis allows layering of other recognizable styles. Here you can fit both the chinoiseri and the provence

Country as a basis allows layering of other recognizable styles. Here you can fit both the chinoiseri and the provence

Author's mosaic of tile fragments

Author's mosaic of tile fragments

Features of a choice of a panel from a tile for registration of a kitchen apron

Kitchen apron - the most common placement of paintings from tiles. For finishing a piece of wall between Hanging Cabinets and kitchen top designers often use monophonic lining, organically overlapping in color or texture with the design of the rest of the room. Tile panels with flowers, picturesque still life, mouth-watering dessert, glasses with sparkling wine or cups of steaming coffee will successfully dilute the monotony of the one-faced wall.

Another sample of the country style in the kitchen. For the panel above the cooking surface, a summer plot with a cow on the pasture

Another sample of the country style in the kitchen. For the panel above the cooking surface, a summer plot with a cow on the pasture

A practical modern setting gives a little more freedom in choosing the story and the size of the panel

A practical modern environment gives a little more freedom in choosing the plot and size of the panel

Ceramic tiles are characterized by excellent strength, fire resistance and moisture resistance. Panel from ceramic tiles optimally suited for decorating the kitchen apron. It is worthwhile to worry about the seams between the parts of this trim element, which tend to darken due to the influence of moisture and mold formation. To level the likelihood of darkening the joints, it is necessary to use a moisture resistant grout and a specialized protective varnish. In the area of ​​the joint of the kitchen apron with the top, you need to install ceramic or plastic plinth.

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Bright red apron kitchen with mosaic

Bright red apron kitchen with mosaic

The idea for a panel stretching across the wall of the kitchen. Such a decorative move is made here, since this wall is opposite to the bar area and breakfast table

The idea for a panel stretching across the wall of the kitchen. Such a decorative move is made here, since this wall is opposite to the bar area and breakfast table

When interior design of kitchen it is advisable to install a ceramic panel at the most remote distance from the hob or plate. With proper care and careful use of the panel of tiles can be used for a long time, keeping the appearance in its original state.

Advice! In the cooking zone, in order to preserve the perfect appearance of the pictures from the tile, you need to choose a place on the wall that is remote from water and fire sources (washing and hobs). Otherwise, you need to choose a monolithic panel without seams or made of rectified tiles.

Luxurious modern kitchen with a large-scale mosaic panel

Luxurious modern kitchen with a large-scale mosaic panel

Interpretation"Фруктов" Альфонса Мухи на этой кухне (см. выше) - центр интерьерной композиции, притягивающий взгляды. Это эксклюзивная мозаика, выполненная на заказ

Interpretation of "Fruits" by Alfons Mucha in this kitchen (see above) is the center of the interior composition, attracting looks. This is an exclusive mosaic made to order

Criteria for choosing the style of kitchen design

The decor of the panel should correspond to the stylistic concept used for interior design. Complete sets of tiles with the image of natural motifs are actual used for decoration of walls in rooms with signs of the following interior genres:

  • country;
  • chalet;
  • rustic;
  • provence;
  • ethno;
  • eco.
An unusual version of the mosaic panel on the apron of the country kitchen

An unusual version of the mosaic panel on the apron of the country kitchen

Why not choose an indie producer for such a decoration of their kitchen? In the photo - hand-painted tiles Tiles by Mimi

Why not choose an indie producer for such a decoration of their kitchen? In the photo - hand-painted tiles Tiles by Mimi

Traditional white cuisine, as a charming accent in which - a romantic marine story on a tiled panel. On such high-speed clippers once brought tea to the foggy Albion

Traditional white cuisine, as a charming accent in which - a romantic marine story on a tiled panel. On such high-speed clippers once brought tea to the foggy Albion

On the panel of tiles photo bridges, lighthouses, towers, houses and other architectural structures will become a characteristic feature of many design trends with urban motifs:

  • loft;
  • modernity;
  • futuristic;
  • industrial style.
The most modern variant: an apron from a tile imitating a mosaic. This has no edges, and it can be faced with any required area

The most modern variant: an apron from a tile imitating a mosaic. This has no edges, and it can be faced with any required area

To white panel tiles dynamically looked on the kitchen apron, you need pick up a set contrasting color: with dark or bright facades. Simultaneously, a white tile with ornate patterns reflecting the appearance of curling flowers will synchronize with each other, and a set with fronts decorated with panels with a type decor. A white panel of tiles in the kitchen for an apron is an actual choice for the facing of the room, executed in the spirit of classics, provence and modern design trends. Universal paintings of ceramics on a light background are equally good in alliance with whitewashed furniture, typical of Provencal, vintage and classical aesthetics, as well as glossy headsets of black and catchy tones found in Kitchens with features of Art Nouveau and high-tech.

An image of a sufficiently large resolution is transferred to the tile using photo printing

An image of a sufficiently large resolution is transferred to the tile using photo printing

The bright panel from the tile to the kitchen, decorated with bright colors, depicting complex multicolored ornaments, is advisable to use to decorate the space that characterizes the concept of pop art or boho. Effectively colorful ceramic painting will look in the dining area.

Unique author's design of the apron of the kitchen: a panel of tile fragments

Unique author's design of the apron of the kitchen: a panel of tile fragments

A small mosaic panel with a stylized bright flower in a modern kitchen a mosaic panel with a bright flower in a modern kitchen

A small mosaic panel with a stylized bright flower in a modern kitchen

To create a smooth transition from the bright palette of the panel to the neutral background facing the room, you need to frame it with a monochrome frieze. Majestic will look in the dining area wall panel in tandem with outdoor mosaic rose. Floor tiles a panel of round shape with the image of a coat of arms or a commander on a horse will create an aristocratic atmosphere in the room for meals. Interior composition with characteristic art objects is ideal for finishing spacious kitchens, embodying the canons of historical design styles: baroque, Art Deco, rococo, Empire and others.

Vintage stories and sepia look good in modern surroundings

Vintage stories and sepia look good in modern surroundings

Fans of the antique style of design will appreciate the options with the image of mythological characters. Designers of the fashion house Versace recently released a collection of tile sets, on which the figure of the Medusa-Gorgon head appears.

Set of tiles by Versace Tiles

Set of tiles by Versace Tiles

Fans of modern interior genres, for sure, decide to buy a panel of ceramic tiles with various 3D images. Drawings with a three-dimensional effect erase the face with the real world, allowing during the dinner to fully relax, admire the unusual panel of apron from the tile with the drawing of the underwater world and suddenly mentally move to the bottom of the ocean.

Underwater world on tiles of standard size. The boundaries of such tiles do not require pruning, the frieze is also not necessary

Underwater world on tiles of standard size. The boundaries of these tiles do not require pruning, the frieze is also optional

The marine story in details (the general plan - see a photo above)

The marine story in details (the general plan - see a photo above)

Advice! Decorated tile can eloquently testify about the stylistic direction, chosen for the design of the kitchen space. Therefore, you need to choose models with tones, ornaments, patterns and patterns, characteristic of a particular interior genre.

Varieties of finishing materials

The panel of tiles on the wall in the kitchen can be installed with a different design and format. The size of the panel tile varies from miniature parameters of length and width to large format, designed for facing several square meters of the wall. It can have a rectangular, square, round or hexagonal shape. Ceramic paintings can be composed of several or many elements, presented in the form of mosaic patterns. From the format and the number of elements of the panel from the tile depends the cost of the finishing materials and the time costs required for finishing and cladding.

A large panel on tiles of standard size 15 × 15, seamlessly combined with white tiles of the same size

A large panel on tiles of standard size 15 × 15, seamlessly combined with white tiles of the same size

The green shade of marble in the kitchen and the spring theme of the panel - the visual center of the interior composition

The green shade of marble in the kitchen and the spring theme of the panel - the visual center of the interior composition

Collecting a mosaic of tile fragments is a very fascinating activity. Decorate this way, you can, of course, not only an apron or kitchen wall

Collecting a mosaic of tile fragments is a very fascinating activity. Decorate this way, you can, of course, not only an apron or kitchen wall

In addition to the standard versions of paintings from ceramics, there are models of frisays that do not have a certain size. They are completed with tiles with pictures of drawings or ornaments without end and edge. Each consumer or designer can independently complete a set of tiles, depending on the tasks assigned and the size of the walls where the installation of the panel is planned. This allows you to correct the configuration deficiencies of the kitchen:

  • increase the height of the ceiling by decorating the wall with a model of frisayz with a picture of a growing bamboo or any other tree;
  • Reduce the length of the wall when using large-format wide panels with an illustration of the vast the Mediterranean coast.
Mosaic panel with floral pattern and birds. The size at it is not set strictly - as it is visible on a photo, for the bottom edge it is possible добор in necessary quantity

Mosaic panel with floral pattern and birds. The size at it is not set strictly - as it is visible on a photo, for the bottom edge it is possible добор in necessary quantity

Glazed tile of ultramarine color and drawing with stylized fishes

Glazed tile of ultramarine color and drawing with stylized fishes

Freeze-size mosaic (no size). So it looks before mounting on the wall. The level of each fragment during the landing on the tile adhesive is controlled manually, then the grouting is carried out. On large areas this gives a solid cost of work

Freeze-size mosaic (no size). So it looks before mounting on the wall. The level of each fragment during the landing on the tile adhesive is controlled manually, then the grouting is carried out. On large areas this gives a solid cost of work

A wide range of ceramic paintings is constantly replenished with new options due to various ways of decorating tiles:

  • decal - a method of drawing a drawing with the help of specialized ink that does not burn out under direct sunlight and does not change the bright tone during reusable wet cleanings due to burning at high temperature;
  • sublimation - application of the polymer composition and printed pattern on the tile base, which has a lower degree of wear resistance than the decal.
Panel of tiles in the kitchen. Tile with a pattern for those who like Dutch porcelain. Pay attention to the combination of sizes and methods of laying glossy and coarse matt tiles

Tile with a pattern for those who like Dutch porcelain. Pay attention to the combination of sizes and methods of laying glossy and coarse matt tiles

Panel of tiles in the kitchen: hand-painted can be ordered in the same way as photo printing on the tile. This is significantly more expensive and requires careful selection of the master, but the final result will please you

Painting by hand can be ordered in exactly the same way as photo printing on the tile. This is significantly more expensive and requires careful selection of the master, but the final result will please you

Tile panel - original element wall decor in the kitchen, able to emphasize the graphic interior and focus guests on the artistic vision of the world of the owners of the house. Picturesque paintings from ceramic tiles or mosaics can forever please the look, giving a rational home interiors a cozy appearance.

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