Mexican tile or talavera tile? Or perhaps Mexican Talavera Tile? The question often pops up which term is a correct one. The answer is all of them can be used to describe painted ceramic tiles from Mexico. They are made of a mixture of tree different clays found in state of Guanajuato in vicinity of Dolores Hidalgo used for forming the tiles. Once they are dry they are handcrafted with many different patterns or plain colors. Mexican talavera tile has a lot of application is decorating both interior and exterior of houses in Sothern US and of course South of the border.