How to Create a One of a Kind, Personal Farewell Gift

by Siann Watts

Using PEBEO Porcelaine 150 markers.


  • Pebeo Porcelaine 150 markers
  • Pebeo porcelaine 150 fine tip marker
  • Any porcelaine serving ware
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Here's the white platter, it's quite large. Our minister and his wife are leaving us, and we wanted to give them a personal gift to remember us by.

    Step 2

    I sketched my lettering using just a lead pencil to get a rough idea of how it would all fit.

    Step 3

    Pinterest is great for finding suitable quotes to add to your work. The author of this quote was unknown.

    Step 4

    I found the idea of these cute little funky flowers on Pinterest and changed them up a bit and designed some of my own.

    Step 5

    Here are the thick and thin nib PEBEO black markets. I used the thin one. It Gives such a beautiful thin line perfect for writing.

    Step 6

    Step 7

    Adding colour. The lady that this gift is for likes red and green on her dinner table.

    Step 8

    Step 9

    I wrote each of our names on the stems of the flower in green. Gives a hint of life, and now they can't forget us.

    Step 10

    Step 11

    Finding a font I liked I finished off the quote

    Step 12

    Step 13

    Complete. And they loved their farewell gift, That will remind them of all the good times we had each time they use it.