Postcard Perfect: Tunisian Tilework

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Postcard Perfect -- by Lydia Schrandt

Stunning handmade and painted tiles are a disappearing art in Tunisia, kept alive mostly by foreign visitors who purchase them to bring back home. These beautiful works of art are either stamped, painted using a guide or painted free form, the latter requiring the greatest skill.