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xx   DISH

Faux verdigris painted charger plates, bowls and napkin rings.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1991 (v.69#7) pg. 54, 62, 66

Purchased wooden bowls are painted to resemble watermelons, cantaloupes and grapefruit.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1991 (v.69#9) pg. 161, 169

Stars and stripes painted plate. Abstract design of a flag and stars are painted on a plain wooden plate.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1993 (v.71#9) pg. 65, 70

Winter wonderland. Greenware plate is decorated by combining a "papercut" with non-firing stain.
CERAMICS Jan 1990 (v.25#4) pg. 76

Ribbons and bows. How to paint a wooden plate with a ribbon and florals motif.
CRAFTS Oct 1991 (v.14#10) pg. 36, 62

Tulip, wild rose and violet floral designs to draw with watercolor pencils and then wash with water to blend. Includes instructions to make lace-edged bookmarks painted with these designs, and a spray of violets to paint on the lid of a round glass dish.
CRAFTS Mar 1992 (v.15#3) pg. 44, 55

Barbecue tools for the weekend chef. (1) Bib apron with spotted chicken motif on the pocket. (2) Painted handles on purchased tools. (3) Crock painted with chickens and a checkered border. (4) Director's chair seat and back decorated with checkered border and chicken motifs.
CRAFTS Jun 1993 (v.16#6) pg. 26, 43

Paint the Priscilla way. Part 13. Skater's waltz. Winter scene showing an ice skating mouse figure and bird figure. Painted in the center of a wooden plate using acrylics. Painted ribbons and the phrase "Winter Wonderland" decorate the outer edge.
CRAFTS Jan 1994 (v.17#1) pg. 20, 41

Decorate inexpensive clear glass plates by adhering (decoupaging) print fabric onto the backs using a simple liquid laminating finish.
CRAFTS Oct 1995 (v.18#10) pg. 72

Blue plate special. White dinnerware is decorated with sponged-on enamel and is accented with a stenciled cherries-and-checks tablecloth and napkins.
CRAFTS Mar 1996 (v.19#3) pg. 20, 49

How to stencil and sponge-paint purchased white stoneware dishes with enamel paints with fruit motifs.
CRAFTS Mar 1997 (v.20#3) pg. 76

A Day At The Beach memory plate. Clear glass plate has photos glued to the underside. The edge and space between photos is painted to resemble sand and sea. An arrangement of tiny shells is glued on the front of the plate in the sand area.
CRAFTS Jul 1997 (v.20#7) pg. 62, 39

Afternoon tea shelf and matching plate. Tea set motif made using a template and dimensional paste adorns a painted wall-mounted shelf and complementary wooden plate.
CRAFTS Sep 1997 (v.20#9) pg. 30

Welcome To Our Patch mug. Purchased black coffee mug has whimsical pumpkin faces and the welcome message painted with acrylic enamels.
CRAFTS Oct 1997 (v.20#10) pg. 48, 53

Heart's Delight bisque charger plate is painted with a lacy heart, roses and "Love".
CRAFTS Feb 1998 (v.21#2) pg. 62

Victorian teacup arrangement. Decoupage papers, floral and ribbon accents are glued to a cup and saucer to create an accent piece.
CRAFTS May 1998 (v.21#5) pg. 70

Cookies for Santa memory plate. Child's artwork is decoupaged onto a clear glass plate.
CRAFTS Dec 1998-Jan 1999 (v.21#12) pg. 20

Country angel motif to paint on a dinner plate. Angel holds a bear in one hand and a heart with a saying in another hand. Fabric bow with button accents the top of the plate. Mini bow and patch with button are added as accents on the angel.
CRAFTS Mar 1999 (v.22#2) pg. 60, Insert

Sunshine time tray and matching mug. Purchased metal tray and white ceramic coffee mugs are stenciled with yellow rose motifs against a plaid background.
CRAFTS Apr 1999 (v.22#3) pg. 43

Painting easy florals. A design of roses and poppies are painted around the rim of a wooden plate. Watercolor splotches create a soft background that resembles foliage and forms the base for more detailed flowers painted with acrylics.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK May-Jun 1990 (v.17#3) pg. 34

St.Nicholas Christmas plate. Rim is decorated with inner and outer bands of comma strokes, holly and "1994".
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Nov-Dec 1994 (v.21#6) pg. 3

How to paint Santa. A traditional depiction of Santa's head is painted in the center of a large serving platter. A berry-and-leaf motif decorates the rim.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Nov-Dec 1994 (v.21#6) pg. 38

Wooden serving plate is painted with pink poinsettias nestled in holly and framed by a gold-leafed edge.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Nov-Dec 1996 (v.23#6) pg. 56, 40

Gingerbread man motif and "Run, Run as fast as you can, you can't catch me, I'm the gingergread man ..." are painted on a wooden serving plate. Plate's rim is painted with a plaid border.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Sep-Oct 1997 (v.24#5) pg. 61, 36

Wooden cake stand is painted with a Victorian motif of pansies and a banner that reads "Pansies for thoughts; think then of the sender". Antiquing and gold leafing on the edges add to the old-fashioned look.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1998 (v.25#1) pg. 64, Insert

Blackberries and blossoms motif to paint on a porcelain plate and wooden plate stand.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Sep-Oct 1998 (v.25#5) pg. 53, Insert

Tips on making or decorating bowls, trays, baskets and paper plates for use when giving food gifts.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1984 (v.199#5) pg. 90, 291

Folk-art tulip pattern to paint on wooden plates. Est. cost: $27.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Aug 1986 (v.203#2) pg. 119, 218

Decorate a wooden serving plate and wooden napkin ring with wooden cutouts representing southwestern motifs (boot, cactus, chili pepper).
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1990 (v.35#3) pg. 64, 94

Rogaland rose plate. Detailed instructions for oil painting a wooden scoop plate with this traditional rosemaling design. Intermediate painting level.
TOLE WORLD #103 Mar-Apr 1990 (v.14#2) pg. 48

Roses and ribbons motif to oil paint on the border of a wooden plate. Intermediate to advanced painting level.
TOLE WORLD #104 May-Jun 1990 (v.14#3) pg. 24

Decorative painting with alkyds over watercolor. Project describes combining the two mediums and the use of sealers. A wooden plate rim is painted with floral sprays that have a background painted in acrylics. After sealing, the petals and highlights are painted using alkyds (or oils).
TOLE WORLD #111 Jul-Aug 1991 (v.15#4) pg. 38

Madonna and Christ Child motif is painted in the Russian icon tradition on an 18" wooden platter. Intermediate skill level.
TOLE WORLD #113 Nov-Dec 1991 (v.15#6) pg. 54

Black smorgasbord plate is based on a 19th century rosemaling design on a piece in a Norwegian museum. It features a central flower motif and an outer ring of leafy scrolls. Advanced skill level.
TOLE WORLD #114 Jan-Feb 1992 (v.16#1) pg. 52, Insert

Tulip bouquet motif is painted against a black background on a wooden tray and on black mugs. Beginner to intermediate skill level.
TOLE WORLD #115 Mar-Apr 1992 (v.16#2) pg. 50

Red smorgasbord plate. Design is based on rosemaling painted in the Gudbrandsdalen area of Norway (circa 1750-1850). Intermediate to advanced skill level.
TOLE WORLD #116 May-Jun 1992 (v.16#3) pg. 50, Insert

Rococo smorgasbord plate. Intermediate to advanced skill level.
TOLE WORLD #119 Nov-Dec 1992 (v.16#6) pg. 60, Insert

Blossom. A bunny and flowers to stencil on a wooden plate. Intermediate skill level.
TOLE WORLD #121 Mar-Apr 1993 (v.17#2) pg. 46

Advice on how to clean an oil painted wooden plate that was never varnished to protect the art work.
TOLE WORLD #122 May-Jun 1993 (v.17#3) pg. 26

Autumn's Bounty. Painted wooden plate features an apple and clusters of grapes in the center. The rim is embellished with linework.
TOLE WORLD #124 Sep-Oct 1993 (v.17#5) pg. 12

Friendship Blessings. A painted wooden plate has a central picture of a child holding a goose. The border is painted with roses and scrolls.
TOLE WORLD #125 Nov-Dec 1993 (v.17#6) pg. 14

Wooden plate and candleholders are painted with complementary floral motifs of tulips, hydrangea and roses.
TOLE WORLD #126 Jan-Feb 1994 (v.18#1) pg. 20

Motif of a ruby-throated hummingbird hovering at a flower blossom is painted in the center of an 8" round wooden plate. The plate rim is surfaced with gold leaf that has been toned down with an antique glaze.
TOLE WORLD #128 May-Jun 1994 (v.18#3) pg. 22, Insert

Wooden plate is painted in Bavarian style. Central spray with a rose, rose hips and small daisies is framed by a stroke border.
TOLE WORLD #128 May-Jun 1994 (v.18#3) pg. 47

Wooden plate is painted with a picture of a white Persian cat in the center. Rim is painted with a twisted ribbon and bow motif.
TOLE WORLD #129 Jul-Aug 1994 (v.18#4) pg. 43

Centerpiece, wooden napkin rings covered with shells and stenciled plates showcase shells of different shapes and sizes.
WOMAN'S DAY Jul 10 1984 (v.47#12) pg. 90, 134

Chip-carved plate of plenty. Purchased wooden plate is carved with a cornucopia motif in the center. Rim is carved with alternating motifs of wheat and maple leaves.
WOOD MAGAZINE #65 Nov 1993 (v.10#8) pg. 66

Tip on installing inserts in the center of wooden bowls or platters to add decoration. They can include colorful pictures, bird feathers (encased in resin), etc.
WOODTURNING #68 Oct 1998 pg. 51

Turned and burned. How pyrography can be used to decorate turned items, especially when combined with selective coloring.
WOODTURNING #78 Aug 1999 pg. 32

Using pyrography to decorate wooden boxes, bowls and platters with striking Celtic designs.
WOODTURNING #79 Sep 1999 pg. 39

Two cat faces to paint on purchased coffee mugs.
WORKBASKET Jun-Jul 1992 (v.57#5) pg. 58