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Black Dog of Wells

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Welcome to Black Dog of Wells

The Black Dog of Wells workshop is situated in the heart of the beautiful City of Wells in Somerset. We create and market a unique range of intricate handcrafted bas relief tiles in natural terracotta which are full of detail and texture. These wall tiles are designed by prominent artist/designer Philippa Threlfall, who for many years has been making decorative tiles and ceramic murals which can be seen all over the country.

All Shall Be Well by Julian of Norwich Life's Great Adventure Fine Dog
Love is Enough by William Morris Chinese Garden
Made in Britain

Made in Britain ~ we hand make all our wall plaques at our workshops in Wells.
Our clay comes from Stoke-on-Trent in Staffordshire, also known as The Potteries.
We source all our presentation and packaging materials from British businesses.
We ship our tiles all over the UK and overseas including the United States, Canada,
Australia and Europe. For more information go to our Ordering/Delivery page.

Customer Gallery

Customer Reviews

I love everything I have every bought from Black Dog of Wells, but sadly for me they have all been presents for other people. One day I will treat myself to one of their exquisite tiles.

Mrs Caitlin Sagan
Huddersfield, UK

Click here to read many more!

Our Customer Gallery shows our wall plaques placed in a number of situations around the home. You may get some inspiration from here or you might have found great spots for your own tiles. If you can take a good image, you can take advantage of our free tile for your photograph(s) offer - please click here for details.

Shop opening during the festive season

Hello from all at Black Dog.

We close from the 24th December to the 5th January. Orders received from the website will be dispatched from the 5th January.

Opening times for our shop between Christmas and the New Year will be patchy and we will close without notice. If you would like to visit our shop between Christmas and New Year please phone 01749 672548 to check we are open and just before you intend to visit.

Happy New Year!

Christmas Posting Dates

The Royal Mail's last posting dates before Christmas 2014 within the United Kingdom are:

Second Class : Thursday 18 December
First Class : Saturday 20 December
Special Delivery Next Day : Tuesday 23 December

Last posting dates for International Airmail before Christmas 2014 from the UK are:

Australia, New Zealand & Japan: Wednesday 3 December
USA & Canada: Tuesday 9 December
Western Europe : Saturday 13 December

We aim to meet these dates and are turning orders around the same day as we receive them.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all at Black Dog!