Bamboo Tile Photo-Transfer Pendant

Rosie Noyes from Scottsdale, Ariz., recycles stuff into her crafts. In this project, she makes a creative photo pendant out of a bamboo tile placemat.

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Materials and Tools:

bamboo-tile placemat
water transfer paper
bowl of warm water
Greek leather strap


1. Print image on water-transfer paper.

2. Cut bamboo tile out of placemat.

3. Cut out image to fit bamboo tile size.

4. Float image in bowl of warm water for 30 seconds.

5. Peel image off paper and place on tile. Wipe with towel.

6. Apply glaze over image on tile and let dry.

7. Cut length of Greek leather and attach half of clasp.

8. Thread through hole in side of bamboo tile. Thread bead onto leather strap. Thread strap back through second hole in bamboo tile

9. Attach other side of clasp.

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