Presenting a collection of St. Louis bricks, sidewalk markers, and the Fleur-de-lis as architectural detail on and in city buildings, brick collecting, urban exploration, and my life by Christian Herman. Reporting from Tower Grove South in St. Louis, MO.
Dyed Mortar and Lava Brick
The range of color in these bricks is astounding. Most delightful is that just one brick can present with many colors. The mortar was dyed a a deep beige to resonate with the brick. The color is consistent on the building. Here's the building: