Category: Projects
Border tiles
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Tile plate
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Farmers life
flowers and plants
food and beverage
Plate splatter
plates and dishes
ships and sea
shot glasses
trays and coasters
2 June 2021


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We previously showed photos of the beautiful tile tableaus for Rederij Doeksen with subjects Terschelling and Vlieland. Now we also want to show you these beautiful scenes of the surrounding Waddensea. There is so much to see on the 8...

28 May 2021

Frisian horses

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        Frisian horses have been used as workhorses since the Middle Ages. During the week they plowed the land and on Sunday they were dressed up for the carriage to go to church. This custom grew into Sjees (Ring stabbing contest),...

21 May 2021

Children’s play

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    Playing outside is something we have known since the beginning of mankind. Many games, which can be found on artisan tiles, even existed in ancient Greece. We know this through finds, such as natural stone marbles and...

12 May 2021

Ascension Day

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Around the religious period Easter, Ascension and Pentecost we want you to enjoy all the beauty that has appeared on tiles & tableaus about these phenomena. Emerged from our historical collections, restored through restorations or...

3 May 2021

Fresh fish

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In addition to many historical pieces, we also manufacture many realistic and current tile pictures. See the results here of the “fresh fish” coming out of our Kilns! From precise restoration work to customization according to your...

16 April 2021

Oh Oh how beautiful spring will be!

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  Currently there are such beautiful birds coming out of our Kilns, we wouldn’t want to keep it from you. Plates, dishes, tiles, painted tiles, whether aged or not, but always 100% handmade! It’s all possible at the Harlinger...

12 April 2021


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We were able to create a beautiful Waddensea story made for a customer to break with the panelling in the kitchen. Among all the beauty what the Waddensea offers, personal wishes are also incorporated, such as the old fishing boat of...

18 February 2021

Every bird sings as it is beaked

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Slowly we awake from hibernation and long for spring. We made a small selection of the many bird designs we have in our collection. We do not only paint these on tiles, but also on beautiful Pottery. Handicraft from Harlingen!...

8 January 2021

As promised!

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Last picture made by: Joachim de Ruijter Here are the second round photos, of the beautiful tile pictures of the Twin ships (Willem Barentsz and Willem de Vlaming) by Doeksen! A photo of the end result, a photo straight from the...

4 January 2021

Did you hear it?

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  The story about the 2 new ferries from Doeksen, the 2 Twin ships: The Willem Barentsz and Willem de Vlaming? After a long and arduous adventure, it finally arrived in Harlingen in 2019. Unfortunately, it turned out that a lot of...

14 December 2020

Custom made

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The client’s wish was to match the colors of the paintwork to the curtains that were already bought. This is the true strength of manual craft: as a flexible organization we can easily meet this requirement without major...

26 November 2020

PhD in Maritime Archeology

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You may have recently had a nice broadcast about the special history of the former Zuiderzee at the name of seen the current Noordoost Polder? If not, check here. There, the doctorate Yftinus van Popta spoke enthusiastically about...

22 October 2020

Nautical Dutch Glory!

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Our world-renowned shipping and merchant marine lends itself to many purposes. Here is a good example where history and current events meet for beautiful snapshots!  ...

29 August 2017

5 reasons why our Frisian whites are special


Frisian witjes has become a collective name for traditional white tiles from Friesland in the traditional dimensions of 13 x 13 cm. In some cases, the corner decor tiles are also referred to as white, so it’s a fairly broad term....