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