Fireclay backsplash went in this weekend!!
I'm so happy with how it turned out! Thanks to EAM & oldbat and others who helped us with this decision...especially oldbat's photoshop help. The majority here said that we should go with the 4x4, and DH agreed. I was pushing for the 2x8, but he felt strongly about it, and since I won on the color, he won on the format. And we get to stay married.
We're close to done with our refresh, a few more details and some paint touchups left. That should only take another 6 months or so at the pace we're going. ;-)
This is what we started with:
And this is where we are now: