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DIY: Monogrammed Plates

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

I’ve owned a dozen clear glass plates for about 10 years. I was about to donate them to the Goodwill thrift store when I saw a photo in a recent BH&G magazine of a plate painted with a bird stencil. This inspired me to paint my stash of clear plates for the first meeting of my newly founded Martini Book Club. I wanted to make a monogrammed plate with the initials “MBC” for my club.

Here’s a peek at my final plate:

monogrammed final silver

I went to the local craft store and purchased paint made specifically for glass and ceramics.

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Craft Gallery

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

 

Recycled Cabinet Door Turned Memo Board

 before and after

 

Jeweled Planters

 single jeweled white planter

 

Recycled Picture Frame Jewelry Holder 

 jewelry holder final

 

Fabric Covered Magnetic Board

magnetic board corner final

 

 

Paint Can Planters

paint can planter final

 

Hand Painted Homemade Candles

mint candle with tag

 

Hand Painted Ceramics

finished pear

 

Hand Painted Monogrammed Plates

monogrammed final silver

 

Cherry Tree Mural

branches up close

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Craft Tutorials

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

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