Ceramic Lighting Experts

Southwest Ceramic Lighting started making lights with only southwest designs, but when customers asked if we could make a Harlequin design or a Celtic knot, we obliged. Our company sells custom lighting from coast to coast, as far north as Alaska and as far south as the Florida Keys.

Custom Ceramic Lighting

“We Guarantee Our Client’s Satisfaction. Your Satisfaction is Our Success!”  Our lights can withstand extreme conditions and climates, while maintaining beauty that you expect for years. Our customers have given us amazing reviews of their lights making it through nickel and quarter size hail, 120 degree heat and -30 degree temperatures.


Hand-Made in the USA

Our lights are ceramic, poured with a solid thickness and fired in a kiln to 1945 degrees Fahrenheit, they are very durable! 100 of designs to choose from in our posted and private collections, we offer 40+ colors and many finishes for you to choose from. 

FREE Shipping to Lower 48 States !  International? We ship Worldwide!

Dramatic Lighting

Day to Low Lighting

Low Lighting to Night

SW Ceramic Lighting in Your Home

How our lights are made!



Thank you for your interest in our company, which was established as CDS Kiva in 1999. We are a small family owned and operated American made custom handcrafted ceramic light manufacturing company. For an affordable price, we provide a very unique product that can be made to your specific requirements. SW Ceramic Lighting specializes in USA made, custom, handcrafted wall sconces. Southwest/Tribal, Modern/Contemporary, Beach/Seashore, Lodge/Rustic and Garden/Botanical designs.

 We have created a variety of contemporary designed wall sconces to fit with any modern or eclectic style home or business.

 Accent mountain or lodge lighting with function and designer capabilities.

Accent lighting for your garden or landscaping. Southwest, modern, Asian or botanical themes.

Accent lighting, with function, for Floridian, Cape Cod, Beach or any water front home.

Custom, handcrafted ceiling lights. Over 100 designs and 40 colors to accent your home decor.

Lighting pages that let you create designer lights for the outdoor, indoor, kitchen, bath, living room and hallway by clicking on Custom Design under the "Shop" tab.

Low profile ADA compliant and Dark Sky (Closed Top) compliant lights are available in several models. All of our lights are UL listed for indoor or outdoor locations.


18″ Storm Cloud Sconce Design

Hi Michael, – The sconces arrived just in the nick of time. Attached are some pictures with Thunder Mountain in Sedona in the background. The design is a perfect compliment to the setting!

Chris S. Sedona AZ
Double Fan Light!

Here are a couple of interior shots. We love it and get compliments on it!!

Sue P. Birchwood MN
Mission Cover Lights in Raw Turquoise

Hello! Here are some pics after we got our lights installed. They are stunning and we’re very proud of them. Fantastic work! Thank you!

Heather & Glenn Placitas NM
Southwest Geometric w/ Copper

These are great! Thank you. We absolutely love the lights!!!!!!!!

Gibson B. St. Paul MN
Mission Cover Stairstep

We are very pleased with the results the smaller 40 watt appliance bulbs provide.

Gibson B. St. Paul MN
14″ Roadrunner in Raw Turquoise

We absolutely love the lights!!!!!!!!

Carol & Mark H. Tucson AZ
Our Ancient Sun Lights

They look awesome! Thank you Mike! I love the way they attach to the electrical box! Simple and very easy to install.

Gustavo M. Manitou Springs CO
Mission Antique Cover

We found exactly what we wanted at SW Ceramic Lighting. We chose Mission antique copper with an amber lens and top and bottom window border design to complement our front entry. We especially enjoy the pattern of light it provides at night.

Deb W. Sandia Park NM
Shoji Design!

Installed light in Situ!

Gabriel G. Las Cruces NM
Ventana Lights

Wanted to get these photos to you. We LUV our sconces! The colors are awesome and go so well in our house. Thank you Mike and Lydia!

Nancy & Brian H. Rio Rancho, NM
DreamCatcher Copper Light

See how our new light looks!

Gerald V. Albuquerque NM
Phoenix and Roadrunner Lights

We have the nicest ceramic sconces/outdoor lights in the neighborhood; all the neighbors say so! What we love about Southwest Ceramic Lighting is that we were able to customize the size, color, materials, and design elements.

Janet W. & Mal J. Bernalillo NM
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4513 Central Avenue NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108

Showroom Hours

Tuesday - Friday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday & Monday Closed

Handmade in the USA

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