Monday, 20 August 2012

Out on the tiles with vintage piano tunes

Oh how excited am I???? My project has been chosen as one of the Top 5 at the Stamp Man Challenge - wooo hooo!

And I am one of the Top 3 at the Addicted to Stamps challenge!! yay!


Hello Stampendous friends - are you ready for some new inspiration? :)

I’ve recently had a day of a complete ‘creative block’ so I asked my crafty friends where I can find my mojo again. Terry suggested she always finds hers in a cup of tea:). And so right she was because that's exactly where I found my inspiration for this project!

Today I would like to challenge you to use these gorgeous Stampendous stamps and powders to create unique tea cup coasters.




You will need:

US crafters:
Vintage Piano Perfectly Clear Stamps, I Love Paris Cling Stamp

Aged Gold Embossing Enamel, Shabby Blue Embossing Enamel, White Embossing Powder, Winter Wonderland Embossing Powder



UK crafters:
Vintage Piano Perfectly Clear Stamps, I Love Paris Cling Stamp,
Aged Gold Embossing Enamel, Shabby Blue Embossing Enamel, White Embossing Powder, Winter Wonderland Embossing Powder


Other supplies:
Clear embossing ink, Decopatch glue, matt emulsion paint, decorative napkins, Inktense pencils/alcohol ink based marker pens, smooth ceramic tiles.



If you played with my mystery candy game, I am sure you will recognise this stamp below! Isn't it gorgeous? And Santa was definitely listening when I said how much I loved it lol :>. Thank you so much Jill and the Stamp Man!

I have a full tutorial on how I made them but to see it, you need to hop over to the Stampendous blog :).
I've got to say -I absolutely adore them and I am sure I will be playing with the coasters again very soon!




I hope you enjoyed this this project and my tutorial and I look forward to receiving my tea party invites!

Big hugs





Challenges for this project:
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Anything goes
That Craft Place Challenge Blog - Vintage
The Stamp Man Challenge - Precious Medals/Metals (gold)
Make it Monday - Anything goes
Recycle, Re-purpose & Re-invent - Anything goes + frame it (framed with embossing)
Sparkles Monthly Challenge #35 - Nature
Unique Crafters Challenge #6 - Sparkle & Shine
Addicted to Stamps #37 - Recycle something
Creative Inspirations Paint - Anything but a card
No Matter Which Challenges #1 - Anything goes
Pan Pastel UK #32 - Add decoupage
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge #176 - Let's Hear it for the Girls

43 comments:

Joanna said...

Stempel od Mikołaja jest bardzo ładny :) Piękne podkładki. A.

Carol Q said...

they are gorgeous Joanna - mojo back in full swing then! love the embossing enamels and the lovely spring-like colours.

butterfly said...

Absolutely gorgeous! I've used servietten technique on coasters, but not tried stamping/embossing etc... off to check out the tutorial - thank you!
Alison x

Hrabinka Anna said...

piekne, jeden stempel a nie nudzi sie mi wogole

Netty said...

Beautiful coasters, such romantic colours and designs. x

Linda R said...

Oh wow my friend. I just love these. They look fabulous..

Hugs~

Kimberly said...

I have so missed your beautiful artwork! I see you are still amazing your followers with that fabulous talent of yours. These tiles/coasters are simply gorgeous! hugs, Kimberly

Lisa S. said...

Oh my goodness Joanna! I love this set of coasters and the technique and tutorial you shared. This is a wonderful gift idea and I'm so happy you shared these. :D
Thanks for linking up with this week's linky party at Make It Monday.
Hugs

Brenda Brown said...

These look just amazing Joanna, what fabulous techniques and effects, i love them. Must pop over and check your tutorial too.
Thanks for sharing your wonderful creations at the Stamp Man and PanPastel UK.
Hugs Brenda xox

Shirley-anne said...

Stunning project to share so thank you for joining Make it Monday .

* Shaz * said...

Fabulous card!

Thank you for joining in the fun at Sparkles monthly challenges for our * Nature * challenge.

Hope you will join us again & good luck in the draw
Hugs Shaz x

pinky said...

Wow, spotted you on MIM and had to come a get a closer look. Amazing work!!

Céline said...

absolutly stunning
have you see our Dt call? it will be a pleasure if you want to apply
thanks for playing with us at stamptacular sunday this week
hugs
céline

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Just a wonderful project, your coasters are fabulous.

mixamatoasties said...

These are fab!

Saw you at MiM.

Susan x

Ros Crawford said...

These are stunning ... I keep looking at them ... they take my breath away ... I'm off to the blog to check it out ... Wonderful work my friend

Kira - oopsicraftmypants.com said...

It's very pretty and a great tutorial! Thanks for entering at Unique Crafters.

jackiescrafts said...

What a gorgeous set of tea cup coasters
Stank you for joining in with the nature challenge at Sparkles
Jackie x

* Shaz * said...

Oooops i do beg your pardon i just realised they are tea coasters they are beautiful sorry about that
Hugs Shaz x

Zoe Sanderson said...

So so lovely they would make even the plainest table into a beautifully dressed one. XOXO Zoe

Marissa Isabel said...

This is a beautiful set of coasters!
Thank you for the tutorial!

Thanks for sharing your project at NMWC !
Blessings
marissa Isabel

Paula said...

These are beautiful. I love the colours and the antique look. Thank you for joining in at Recycle Re-purpose & Re-invent
Paula DT

Kim x said...

Fabulous Coasters Asia and the tutorial was wonderful.
Thanks for joining us at The Stampman this time.
hugs Kimx

Stampendous said...

These are so beautiful, Asia! Just love them.

Fran Seiford said...

Asia, I just love the look you've created on these tiles! Your sense of design and color are simply delightful! :) Fran at Stampendous

Fran Seiford said...

Hello Asia, Love the look you've created! Looking forward to seeing more. Your sense of color and style is simply delightful. Fran at Stampendous

Asia King (aka Joanna K) said...

Thank you so much Fran for your lovely comment! All the magic is in those gorgeous Stampendous products - I just try to put them together in a project ;))) xx

Suzanne C said...

These are beautiful! Love the way the stamped images blend beautifully with the napkin. Glad you joined us at Simon Says Stamp and Show.

Julia S-W said...

How gorgeous these are!! Love all that stamping and use of soft muted tones. Delicious, unlike tea which is disgusting but I could use them for coffee cups. . . . . !!!
Juliaxx

Desire Fourie said...

Asia this is just gorgeous. Love the colours and embellishments. All the elements work so well together. I saw this on MIM and just had to pop over to have a closer look. Hope you are having a fab Thursday. Hop on over to Doing Life - for a chance to win some lovely digi stamps from DS4J to the value of 20$.
Hugs
Desíre
Doing Life
Digistamps4Joy DT Member
Tammy’s Scrapin Corner DT Member

Lynn said...

Your projects are just stunning. Thanks so much for joining us at Unique Crafters.

Claire said...

Gorgeous work Joanna, what stunning coasters. I love the stamps you've used, they are so beautiful. Thanks for joining us at NMW Challenges and good luck
Claire xx

Claire said...

Ooops forgot to say thanks for joining us at PanPAstel UK too Joanna, but this is such a gorgeous project its well worth another look
Claire xx

Rhea Weigand said...

Ok..this has to be the coolest thing EVER!!! Seriously, I have to make a set. What a great gift idea!!!!
hugs. Rhea

Birgit said...

These are stunnung! A big OMG! Beautiful colouring with the right vintage feel of Europe and Victorian and love the colouring. I saw this on MIM

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Such beautiful creations, and how fab to have found your inspiration from a tea cup, love it. Thank you for joining in with the PanPastel challenge blog
Lindsay xx

Julia said...

I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS!
My entries are: #165, #189, #217, #227 and #228.
I would love to have you visit my blog!
Hugs,
Julia

Nicki-twinklebug said...

Love the colors and your dp is perfect with the image!! Saw this on MIM.
Hugs,
Nicki

Teresa said...

Really love these, thanks for joining in at ATSC this week. Teresa x

Chris / CS Designs said...

Such cool coasters. Thanks for the how-to info and for sharing this with us on Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent.
:) Chris / CS Designs

Kjersti said...

A gorgeous project, thanks for joining in at Addicted to Stamps recycled challenge this week.
Hugs Kjersti:)

Kezzy said...

WOW wow wow super gorgeous creation, I also love heat embossing, but wow this is amazing. Thank you for joining us at That Craft Place Challenge Blog. Sorry I'm late with commenting I have been away :-) Kerry x

Kim x said...

Hi Asia, so lovely to meet you at the weekend. Your work is amazing.
Looking forward to seeing more fantastic stuff.
hugs Kimx

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