New Ravenna Introduces Trove Mosaic Tile Collection

New Ravenna is pleased to introduce Trove, a collection of six mosaics designed by Sara Baldwin. The mosaics are handcrafted by artisans in Virginia using natural stone and lustrous brass and aluminum. Sara Baldwin was inspired to create a collection that captures the layered colors, patterns, shapes, and illusions of texture, found in the night sky. The mosaics portray stars […]

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New Ravenna’s Palazzo Stone Tile Takes Cue from the Renaissance

Palazzo, a collection of mosaics by Sara Baldwin Design and Paul Schatz, features 13 hand-crafted natural stone patterns inspired by the Italian palaces constructed during the Renaissance era. Moreover, as it explores classic motifs from Roman and Byzantine design, the Palazzo collection showcases the artistry of stone work as each piece of stone is either cut by hand, saw or waterjet, and […]

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New Ravenna’s Tansu Features Large-Scale Stone Parquet Design

New Ravenna has introduced Tansu, a large scale stone parquet mosaic suitable for floors in residential or commercial spaces. Tansu is created from the ancient stone called Muyu Jade, or wooden fish stone. Formed 500 million years ago from marine deposits during the Paleozoic era, the stone—according to legend—has revitalizing health properties. The waterjet mosaic has a honed finish which replicates […]

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New Ravenna Introduces Altimetry, dimensional mosaics

New Ravenna introduces the Altimetry collection of mosaics designed by Sara Baldwin and Paul Schatz. The nine designs are handmade in Virginia from natural stone, shell, ceramic, and glass. The collection was inspired by the elements of nature when viewed from an elevation above, and the aesthetic of eastern culture. The collection includes Fraser, which is a modern dimensional basketweave with […]

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Pantone’s Colors of the Year: Rose Quartz and Serenity

  Pantone has announced the color of the year for 2016, or should I say COLORS of the year. For the first time in its history, Pantone has chosen two colors to represent its Color of the Year – Rose Quartz and Serenity. According to Pantone, “The prevalent combination of Rose Quartz and Serenity also challenges traditional perceptions of color […]

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New Ravenna’s Parterre Collection Inspired by Historic Gardens

New Ravenna has introduced the Parterre Collection designed by Sara Baldwin and Paul Schatz. The 18 designs in this collection are hand-crafted in natural stone, Serenity glass, shell, ceramic, and aluminum and are available in different material combinations. In Renaissance Europe, a formal garden was known as a parterre, an elegant planting of scented herbs and perennial borders, edged with gravel pathways. […]

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