It doesn’t take an enormous amount of material, to complete a personal mosaic tile project.
Just gather some vintage china, a couple of pounds of tile, or glass, and a few odds and ends.
You’ll need mosaic tile tools, a base to glue the materials to and the proper adhesive for the job.
Approximate number of tiles needed to cover 1 square foot
- 225 – 3/4″ Tiles
- 729 – 3/8″ Tiles
- 400 – 5/8″ Tiles
- 144 – 1″ Tiles
Approximate Number of Tiles by the Pound
As tile weight varies by style & color … there may be more or less per bag.
1″ inch Sheet Tile
144 tiles per sheet 12″x12″
3/4″ inch tiles
Approx. 225 tiles to cover 1 square foot
1/2 pound bag = approx. 70 tiles
1 pound bag = approx. 140 tiles
3/8″ inch tiles
Approx. 720 tiles to cover 1 square foot
1/2 pound bag = approx. 300 tiles
1 pound bag = approx. 600 tiles
5/8″ inch tiles
Approx. 400 tile to cover 1 square foot
Vintage China · Gems · Bits & Pieces
Quantity of materials will vary depending on the weight
We Hand Cut Vintage China & Stained Glass • $5 per pound
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