Thursday, 17 September 2015

I Need To Be Right By Your Side

This month the challenge at Crafty Individuals is anything goes. This has to mean it's time to break out the Alice Palace stamps, so here's a coaster.

I started by painting my plain white tile with DecoArt Multi Surface paints.
The penguins have been stamped onto tissue paper then painted on the back with white paint.
Once dry I've sprayed with DecoArt varnish and added some cork to the base.
I really like these stamps - very cute but not yuk lol.
Hope you like it, and thanks very much for looking.


  1. What a fun piece, love the background, and the Alice Palace stamps. Hugs, Valerie

  2. Terrific background for this great project

    Love Chrissie xx

  3. Oh I do love the Alice Palace stamps - this is just charming - so cute against the tartan.
    Alison xx

  4. Love your coaster, Sue - and that colour combination just makes me happy!

  5. Love your coaster, Sue - and that colour combination just makes me happy!

  6. Lovely Sue -great use of the Penguins. Funnily enough I'm decorating coasters with tissue today. Thanks for joining in our challenge. Jean x

  7. Sue, Such fun to alter a tile and the penguins are a perfect choice. Great background, fun and arty.
    Thank you for joining the Crafty Individuals challenge.

  8. Love the plaid coaster. I adore the Alice Palace stamps too.

  9. Super pretty and lovely! Thank you for playing with us at the CraftyIndividuals challenge :-)

  10. Wonderful project Sue. Thank you for playing along with the Crafty Individuals Challenge. Loving the penguins.
    Flo x

  11. They are indeed cute without being yuk.. Love these penguins and your coaster !
    Corrie x

  12. Yes Sue, I like it, even more, I LOVE it!!
    These penguins are just adorable, also among my favourites from CI. And you base for this coaster is really great!
    Enjoy your Sunday hidden in your craft room today LOL :)))
    Sending you hugs, thanks for all your last lovely messages on my blog too! Coco xx

  13. I forget to wish you Good Luck for the Crafty Individuals challenge, thanks for playing with us at CI! :) xxx

  14. I did some table mats recently but coasters are great, especially as a gift idea (will mull over this one...). Love the penguins too, as you say sweet but not sickly sweet!

  15. Aww love these penguins. Fab made Sue xx

  16. what a great coaster, thanks for joining us at Crafty Individuals


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