ISSUE 35  |  The Last Gasp of Summer

Consider the Mackerel: Tiles from Hooper & Shaw

August 30, 2012 1:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Artists Nicole Heidaripour and Daniel Scott left London for the seaside village of Port Isaac in Cornwall in 2008 and opened Hooper & Shaw, a gallery showcasing the work of local artists. We especially like the duo's hand-tumbled travertine tile, imprinted with images of local sealife.

Above: A backsplash of mackerel tiles; photo by Adrian Briscoe for Homes & Gardens UK.

Above: The hand-printed tumbled travertine stone Cooper & Shaw Tiles are £8.50 per tile or £30 for a set of four.

Above: A detail of the tiles.