Thursday, 11 November 2021

ADDED TO JEWELRY

This selection of earrings is presently available - $6 - $7 a pair.



 

Guipure lace has been beaded - light timber tiles have been decorated with Japanese Washi Paper - Japanese origami paper has been folded and lacquered to hold shape.

MOST ITEMS , or similar, AS DEPICTED IN PREVIOUS POSTS IS AVAILABLE OR MAY BE MADE TO ORDER.

MORE REPURPOSED ITEMS

We all seem to hoard our Moccona Coffee Bottles.


Here are some decorated for re-use in the kitchen or elsewhere in the home.  The glass has been prepared to accept the painted background, then decorated with cut-out images and lacquered.  They may be washed and rinsed carefully without damage.

This trio may be purchased as a set or sold individually.  $50 for the set,  or $25, $17, $13 individually.




These 2 large Moccona bottles are decorated as above and are priced at $25 each.


SOME NEW ADDITIONS NOW FOR SALE

This small free standing trio of  decoupaged images perfect for your Christmas decorations.  It is 2 sided and images are buried under multiple layers of varnish and sanded to a glossy finish. 

 


   


These 2 glass vessels have also been decoupaged in the traditional manner.
The first has been recycled from family relics, probably first used as table water decanter.  The images used have been deconstructed  from a calendar image.
The square vase was sourced from an opshop.


Wednesday, 14 April 2021

Latest additions of goods for sale

 Just completed tagging my goods for sale through Kedron Arts Group Show at Brookside 26th April- 2nd May.  Net proceeds from sale of my items will be added to  Church funds via the Gift Box.  You will find Rolled Paper Beads, wooden beads covered with Japanese Washi Paper, Decoupaged Glass Pendants, Earrings, Decoupaged Pieces, Cinderella Boxes, Decoupage Soaps, Covid Masks and more.  Stock may also be accessed by emailing barbara.chapple@gmail.com



Tuesday, 1 December 2020

A Gift with a Difference

 KOKEDAMAS 

These well established selection of PEPPERONIS in a hand made bowl can be yours for $15 each.  The plant is watered by soaking in a container until it is saturated - probably once a week, depending on where it has been situated.  Another option is to hang it in a string sling which is also provided.

More Gift Ideas

 DECOUPAGED SOAPS & CINDERELLA BOXES


Good quality soaps have been sealed, painted and decorated with a cut out image before being lacquered.  They may be used, and the image remains until the soap is finished - or just use as a decoration in the bathroom.  Cost (including gift bag) $6.

The CINDERELLA BOXES (so called as they resemble a pumpkin) are recycled Coke  bottles.  They are quite robust having been lacquered after being decorated with paper serviettes.  The petalled lids open and close and make perfect containers for sweets or trinkets.  Cost - large $7 and small $6.

Choose Something Different as a Gift

 DECOUPAGED PENDANTS & ORIGAMI EARRINGS


These GLASS PENDANTS are decorated with a decoupage image on the underside, backed firstly with silk paper, then faux silver or gold leaf before lacquering.  This unique item yours for $15.

The ORIGAMI EARRINGS have been folded from Japanese origami paper.  Several coats of lacquer give them rigidity.  They sell for $6 a pair.