Paper

Family Coaster Set

By  Shauna Berglund-Immel 

size: 4" square

Materials

  • Cork coasters, 4”x4”
  • Paper Pizazz Classic sarapapers*
  • Slide Mount Mania: Super Size*
  • Classic Embellish-abilities*
  • Photos

Tools

  • Mixed Letters alphabet stamps (Hero Arts)
  • Black Brilliance ink pad (Tsukineko)
  • Punches: circle, 5/16”, 3/4”; Super Giant Primitive Heart, 1-1/16”x2” (McGill)
  • Ivory embroidery floss
  • Black Gelly Roll pen (Sakura)
  • Outdoor Mod Podge (Plaid)
  • Ceramcoat Satin Exterior/Interior Varnish (Delta)
  • Awl
  • Craft knife
  • Computer and printer
  • Font: Bianca
  • *Products by Hot Off The Press
  • 1. Trace coaster on patterned paper or photo of choice; cut out and adhere. If desired, cut frame or border from coordinating paper and adhere to coaster; ink edges. Follow manufacturer's instructions to apply Outdoor Mod Podge; let dry. Seal with varnish; let dry.
  • 2. Embellish as desired:
  • 3. For flower, punch 3/4" paper circle and stamp letter in center. Glue centered to biggie brad; seal with varnish and let dry. Attach brad to flower center and adhere to coaster.
  • 4. For monogram, use computer to print large letter; cut out and mat.
  • 5. For corner ribbon, punch hole in corner.
  • 6. For sheer ribbon, cut 11" ribbon length and tie through hole; knot 1" from ends.
  • 7. For grosgrain ribbon, cut 8" length, thread through hole, and tie bow.
  • 8. For faux stitching, use Gelly Roll pen to draw zigzag lines across paper seams.
  • 9. For heart, punch from paper of choice and mat on coordinating color. Use Gelly Roll pen to journal in center. Adhere to coaster.