The perfect and unique for the Frida Kahlo enthusiast in your life. Protect the surfaces in your home with our artisan crafted ceramic coaster sets. Each Vintage Frida trivet is hand painted with a relief style painting, an artisan technique that gives the pattern and image a unique textured appearance. Each coaster contains lead free paint, the tiles are made from dense and durable ceramic kiln fired with protective glaze. All coasters are packaged as 4 piece sets, individual coasters are fitted with cork padding on bottom. Safe for high heat and kitchen use.
The Vintage Frida coaster sets are a signature San Miguel Trading design and are part of our collection ceramic coasters, trivets, and tiles. Shop the entire unique collection in our Dinning and Kitchen catalog.
4"squared x 3/4"thick
*measurements are of individual coaster.
Coasters Inspired by a Mexican Folk Art Hero | Frida.
The artwork on these coasters is inspired by the Mexican folk artist Frida Kahlo. This particular design was adapted from a famous photo of Frida taken by photographer Nickolas Muray in 1939. The original photo called "Frida on White Bench" was take by Muray while he followed Frida throughout New York during one of her art exhibitions.
The Artisan Process Behind Creating Our Coasters and Tiles.
Each ceramic trivet / coaster goes through double high kiln-fire process. The 1st bake allows the raw clay to dry and harden before it is hand-painted with Lead Free paint. The 2nd bake is done in high-fire kiln with protective glaze finish. The Glossy protective Glaze coat that is baked on in a high-fire kiln where temperatures reach 1200* - 1500*F. Indoor or outdoor display, hand painted, one of a kind, each piece may vary slightly, fair trade artisan crafted. This Ceramic contains lead free paint and is kiln fired with a glossy durable finish safe for outdoor display.