What is Cantera  Natural Stone? Cantera Natural Stone is a sedimentary, strong and versatile material that comes from the riverbeds of Mexico. Cantera Stone is an ideal medium from which  stone carvers can create custom designs. It is used extensively to produce architectural elements such as: fountains, columns, fireplaces, table bases, sculptures,pots and planters, tiles, stone veneer, flagstone , outdoor kitchen countertops and more….   What does “Cantera” mean? Derived from the Spanish word for “quarry,” Cantera is a natural silica based stone that has been created by volcanic dust and ash being washed into silt beds by rainwater which over time through the process of compression became combined with lava and local rocks. It isRead More →