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Thanks! Some are hand made and some aren't. We experimented and tried all different ways.
 

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I really like these and it gives me an idea. I have tons of ceramic tiles and am going to be participating in a craft fair in a couple of weeks. What did you use for the decals -- it looks like fabric? And what kind of clear coat did you use? What did you price yours at and did they sell? Sorry to be so nosey, but this is a great idea.
 

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I wonder if something like modge podge for decoupage would work for adhering designs. With some kind of good crystal clear polyurethane or the like to seal it? I hope you guys did well at your show.
 

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Yes we used fabric and modge podge to glue it down. We used a clear coat sealer as the final top coat. Mod Podge makes an acrylic sealer too. We priced them 4 tiles in a set for $3.50 and we only sold 1 set.
I am going to make more over the winter and try again in the spring.
 

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Some people would like to see a single price. Come up with a hanger for individual tiles. I know people who buy and hang tiles singly or in a grouping. I would not mind having one in Aqua tones for my guest bathroom ! Use a display board and hang a group of four that look good together, or present a theme, maybe with a small swag over top.
 

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These can be made with fabric or scrap book paper. When I make mine I like to wrap the material all the way around the tile. I use modge podge to glue it down and I use a few layers of it on top as well to help make it more water proof and then I use a clear sealer on top.
 

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Oh well, we'll try again at the end of the month. I always have a yard sale during the city wide sale here in the spring. Hopefully sales will be better. :)
 

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Okie dokie i will report back.
 

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Wow those are fancy! We made some trivets out of plain large tiles. They work great with little rubber feet. Never thought of painting them. That is awesome!
 

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Thanks Skagit. :)
 

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Those look great, flowergurl! Hope you get more sales. Just looking at them reminded me that I have some tiles, big ones, out in the shop. Now I have to find some tiny rubber feet....Trivet time!!
 

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Thanks! Are you going to decorate yours or use as is?
 

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Had several people look at them in the sale today and say they were pretty, but no buyers.
 

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We sold a set today. :)
 
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