Monday, May 7, 2012

Paintin,Plastic, Pretty~~

Can it be? Oh yes! Once again Glass and Tile Medium can have you decorating with paint on plastic. See how this plain, but pretty plastic white clock gets transformed into a pretty accessory for my new studio.
I gave the entire surface a coat of the medium, let dry overnight, then painted the roses and finished with a final coat of satin waterbased varnish to protect the surface from scratches. And, you don't have to paint roses to decorate something like this either. Perhaps fun dots, hearts, linework of dot flowers or whatever you can design, then seal for a new look. Notice the dots around the face of the clock? It gives a little lacy style.
My new studio update continues as the new cabinets go in and my dear guy and son work together to install the set and son checks to make sure they are level.
Miss Beazy having fun with a visit from her little lizard friend who comes to see her each day on the window sill.
Time to get back to the fun~~ See you soon! Hugs, Celestina Marie


Patti said...

Oh, Celeste, your roses are so incredibly beautiful! You made a horribly ugly clock into a work of beautiful art! LOVE it!! And, yes, you've added a lovely touch to your studio.

Hope you're having a lovely week.


EllenaElizabeth said...

How exciting a makeover for your creative space and that little clock is just LOVELY! Thanks for sharing.

Mariette VandenMunckhof-Vedder said...

Dearest Celestina Marie,

That clock with your business name inside is super! You can turn anything into a romantic object!
Your men are busy too and for sure you look forward to cleaning up and moving in.
Love to you,


il blog di lecoqchante said...

Hello Celeste! Excuse me if I'm not often leave a comment, but the work takes me all the time! However often look at your work and they are beautiful, you're very good! Kisses, Lecoq

Julie Marie said...

My goodness Celeste, you are so busy!... I miss our visits!... your clock is just beautiful!... I can't wait to see your new studio, although I LOVED your old one... sending lots of love to you, and Tessy wants to visit Miss Beazy and wait for the lizard, she has never seen one (that we know of)... xoxo Julie Marie and Tessy

BrushedByAnAngel said...

The clock is beautiful, a really great accessory to your studio. You are changing your studio?? It is so pretty already but I imagine you are looking for more storage. I am looking forward to seeing the changes. Happy painting,

The Polka Dot Closet said...

Ok, that is gorgeous...I have never tried painting on plastic or glass. You have us waiting anxiously for your redo!


Brenda ~ The Heminger Farmhouse said...

Hi Celeste! Thanks so much for stopping by and leaving such sweet comments about our bathroom makeover, and our son's Graduation! Always love having you stop by! Love the transformation on this sweet clock, with your beautiful handpainted pink roses! Can't wait to see your studio when it is all finished, as I know it will be wonderful! I've been busy getting things set up and ready for my garage sale that starts this Thursday ~ just a few last minute details to do, then I'll be ready! Weatherman is saying it is suppose to be nice and sunny Thurs. & Friday, yeah!!

Have a wonderful week my friend!!
Warmest hugs, Brenda

1CardCreator said...

Lovely and delicate clock you painted! Your new studio looks like it will be awesome, can't wait to see when it's done!

Draffin Bears said...

Dear Celestina Marie,

Love the pretty new look to your clock, the roses and dots are so beautiful and will look great in your studio.
Your new studio is going to be gorgeous and can't wait to see it all finished. Talented husband and son doing all the work with the cabinets.
Also loved seeing the sweet photo of Miss Beazy and her friend.

Happy week

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Love that sweet clock, from dowdy to DANDY!! Very pretty. Can't wait to see your studio re-do. Always fun seeing Miss Beazy! BTW, I'm getting ready to have my annual Wedding Blog Party soon and would love for you to join us June 8th! Be thinking of it.....great way for you to promote your pretty hp bridal tray and anything else you might want to share!

Big Hugs,

Anonymous said...

Aw....your two guys working so hard and Miss Beazy having a visit from a friend. Heart warming!

You've been busy, my friend! And so have I. I don't even remember what the word "blog" is lately. Like you, painting the time away!

Hope all else is well with you with fine weather and lots of fun things to do. I'm looking forward to seeing the finished studio.

XO Diane

Ruth Welter said...

Good Morning Celeste,

Cannot wait to see your studio updates....sounds wonderful to look forward to.

Your clock is lovely, so pretty and will fit in so well in your studio.


Anonymous said...

Wow such a gorgeous makeover, the clock is brilliant and you are very talented
hugs June x

Nezzy (Cow Patty Surprise) said...

Magic I tell ya. Ya took a plain old clock and turned it into a magical masterpiece.

You are quite the talented treasure sweetie!

God bless and have a delightful day!!! :o)

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Hello my sweet friend,
What a beautiful little clock you have made out of that plain Jane one! Leave it to you and your magic to transform it. I love it and I love your roses! Have a delightful week.

Blessings and hugs,

Jill said...

Looks like your studio is coming along nicely! Can't wait to see it finished! Love the picture of your dog looking at the sweet!
Have a lovely day!


Ingeborg van Zuiden said...

How clever you are again Celestina Marie to transform this plain clock into something heavenly chic and stylish! So pretty is has become!! Unbelievable what one can do with a bit of paint and our God given talents. I keep finding that amazing! How nice your studio is becoming so pretty. Can't wait to see it when it's finished! Exciting!! Happy creating and enjoy the ride. And your dog looks so sweet watching that lizard. How sweet!! ;-))

Creations by Marie Antoinette and Edie Marie said...

Its beautiful Celeste!!!
You are so clever.I love it!
And I want to wish you a very...Happy Mothers Day!!!
Enjoy your day off and I do mean for you to take a day off...LOL
Hugs and Kisses,
Marie Antionette

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

Hi Celeste. I see you tried painting on plastic with the medium and it worked beautifully. I haven't even been anywhere to pick up the medium. Can't get it in my little town.
I am actually taking a blogging break. I have been cleaning out the mess in my basement from 4 inches of water last weekend.
Have a Happy Mother's Day!
xoxo Barb

Cindy Adkins said...

Oh Wow, How beautiful, Celeste!!!! Wishing you a Happy Mother's Day!!! Love, Cindy

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Welcome To Rose Garden Market from Celestina Marie Design. It is so nice to meet you. My name is Celestina Marie named after my grandmother and my friends call me Celeste.My creative journey extends over 30 years enjoying the love of painting and redesigning vintage and new treasures. I love to go treasure hunting and the fun of finding great vintage pieces to redesign..