cook-top. So 1 template glass, 2 paint glass with glassprimer, several fine coats, 3 install yourself with acid free caulk/ or have glass company out to install it for you. Also look at "back-painted glass backsplash"on houzz for more examples of this cool backsplash.
printed 1/2 tile border. It's a ton of fun creating the designs too and when you get tired of it, switch it around, put them in a different room, get a new border, etc. Here is a picture of mine. Depending upon which tile you pick, some will show the outline of the tile more then others, this didn't bother