Hey, when I see an alliteration, I run with it! And to be completely honest, these porcelain plates ARE pretty. They’re also extremely easy to make and affordable to boot!
Jennifer Hagler from A Merry Mishap has single-handedly convinced me to run to my local craft store (this instant!) and buy myself a porcelain pen… or five. Not only are they cheap, cheap, cheap, but they come in all kinds of colors. Imagine the possibilities, people! Continue Reading
Jenn whipped out a can of Kilz primer to make these lovely faux porcelain milk bottles. Although, as she notes, any bottle would work. The secret behind the porcelain look is the finish of the primer, which mimics it perfectly! As far as supplies are concerned, that’s all you need: bottles and Kilz. For the entire tutorial, check out this video or visit papernstitch.
One box of unwanted china + one black porcelain paint marker = a one robot-themed cup and saucer every robot-loving dork would love. (Hand goes up indicating my dork-ness.)
Prime-Number suggest that if we attempt this little project, we should practice our doodling on a spare ceramic tile to make sure the ink in the pen is flowing correctly. Also, it’s a good idea to use a pencil to space out your robots’ positions before you get started. Continue Reading
Until I spotted Diane’s post on Craftstylish, I had no idea you could actually make porcelain. Sure, you can do the polymer clay route, but this DIY method is so much more awesome. Diane says cold porcelain is the perfect medium to make small objects and jewelry bobbles.