Desert Scenes & Settings

The works in all native desert everything. Scenery, gardens, landscapes, wildflowers, blooming cactus, vegetation, critters and wildlife. Custom decorative tile art and tile murals.

Bring the desert into your home with wall mural tiles and decorative accent tiles from artist Julia Sweda. The custom designed tile paintings and decorative tiles shown feature beautiful scenery, landscapes, cactus, native vegetation, flora and wildflowers. Find portraits of desert wildlife, fauna, birds, reptiles, insects, cute critters (baby rabbits, quail chicks) and dangerous critters.

The commissioned tile paintings shown below feature examples that were coordinated and developed with input and suggestions from the client to create tile art scenes that have been fully customized just for them. Sized to fit their space requirements and complement their home decor, decorating, kitchen or backsplash remodeling.

Peaceful, serene desert scene backsplash tile mural with Gambels quail and chicks, hummingbird, adorable baby cottontail rabbit.
E & P Peaceful Desert Scene
Wild birds and fauna of Sonoran Desert Huachuca Mountains, Arizona decorative accent tile portraits.
Ostrander’s Sonoran Desert & Huachuca Mountains Fauna (with installation photos)
All native Texas desert wildflowers, blooming cactus, wildlife, reptiles, butterflies and hummingbird.
Jennifer’s Texas Desert Flora & Fauna
Version of Southwestern desert wildlife and wildflowers tile mural. Blooming cactus, wildflowers, flora and cute critters.
Blair’s Southwestern Desert
Santa Rita Mountains Desert View tile mural, with variety of native cactus, flora, wildlife and mountains.
Santa Rita Mountains Desert View
Colorful tile art portraits of native Arizona Sonoran desert blooming flora and fascinating desert dewlling fauna, critters.
Correa’s Sonoran Desert Scene & Accent Tiles
Southwestern Desert wildflowers and wildlife tile mural with blooming cactus and wildflowers.
Brenda’s Southwestern Desert
Red Mountain and Four Peaks in Arizona tile mural. Roadrunners, other wildlife in desert scenery.
Sandy’s Red Mountain Roadrunners
Sonoran desert of the Phoenix Red Mountain area. Abundant native wildflowers, quail, roadrunner in foreground.
Red Mountain Desert Phoenix
Texas Hill Country Garden kitchen tile mural. Critters, insects, cactus and plants in garden setting.
Patty’s Texas Hill Country Garden (with installation photo)
Sedona Cathedral Rock Desert View, Sonoran desert wildlife and cactus in Sedona Arizona setting.
Burch’s Sedona Cathedral Rock Desert View
Sonoran desert pathway through Superstition Mountains with native wildflowers, blooming cactus, birds and reptiles.
Metz’s Superstition Mountains Desert Pathway (with installation photo)
Woodstove wall tile mural featuring pottery relics, hieroglyphics, in Sonoran desert wildlife scene.
Sonoran Desert & Southwestern Pottery (with installation photos)


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Catalina, AZ

(520) 825-3438
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"Julia was wonderful to work with, very accommodating and even matched my fabric colors and swatches for my clients kitchen backsplash."
-Mike B.

"Julia did an amazing job and is very busy. She communicated well with the list of wild flowers and pictures I sent her, of the blooms here at our home."
- Ann P.

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