Our Prima high-relief tiles are each individually handmade using the ancient Spanish method called Cuerda Seca (Dry Cord). The artist first traces the design onto a blank tile, then painstakingly applies each color of paint using a bulb syringe. Once the design is perfect, the tile is then fired at high temperature to impart strength and durability. tile raised-relief tile is hand-painted by an artist in Mexico. Ceramic Mexican tile is perfect for both residential and commercial applications including indoor and outdoor kitchens, barbecues, bathroom, patios, stairs and more. Each tile is really an individual work of art that will add lasting beauty and warmth to your home. These wonderful tiles will bring a timeless Old-World charm to your home.