Additional Visual Information



Size: 1 ⅝ x 9 ½"

  • Color: Cruise Blue

Three-dimensional ceramic tiles inspired by the shape of a canoe keel. The exquisite luster of these vibrant glaze colors is created through a highly specialized, centuries-old glazing technique.
(River Rock color may show shade variation between batches)

CoverageSheet = 0.728 SF
Tile Size(mm)40 - 240
Tile Thickness(mm)8 - 10
MountingPaper Faced

Interior Wall/BacksplashYes
Fireplace/Cooktop surroundYes*
Shower wallYes
Steam showYes
Exterior wallYes

Poor, Spa or Water Feature
(fully submerge)


Floor Application

Steam showerNoNo
Light residentialNoNo

* Acceptable for limited and sporadic exposure near open flame or heat source, including fireplace wall/cooktop surround. Not recommended for placement inside a firebox.

** ONLY Single Fired colors (River Rock, Sail, Sand Bar and Light House Blend) are acceptable for installation in pools, spas, and water features; NO other colors are acceptable.

Notes on Material

Important note on material: Ka-nu Ceramic Tile is a high fired clay that incorporates high-luster glazes with unique installation and application attributes.

Please review the Recommended Usage & Floor Applications charts before purchase, and see our Ceramic Installation Guidelines for further information.

Series overview

Japanese for canoe, our Ka-nū ceramic tile series is inspired by these colorful, streamlined vessels. Artisans implement a specialized glazing process to create vibrant, pearlized colors with an exquisite luster. The diverse selection of hues and color blends are available on a selection of architecturally dimensional patterns.

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