Hand made tile from our own Catalina Island. Catalina Island off the coast of Los Angeles has a wonderful history. Beautiful hand made spanish style tiles decorate the buildings and walkways throughout the little town of Avalon. The style of this tile is different and unique to Catalina Island. An excellent representation of an old California look. These wonderful tiles are still being made today in the little town of Avalon, Catalina Island, California. These tiles are a beautiful addition to any soapstone back-splash or for the front of a custom made soapstone sink or in decor on a stove wall. Come to our showroom in Escondido and see the beauty at Soapstone Werks.