Several people got sets of handmade tile coasters and trivets. I used Travertine Chiaro 4 x 4 tiles, purchased at Home Depot. I had to go in quite a bit to look through the boxes of tiles, to try and put together a full box of good-condition tiles, ones without too many pits or holes. This was one of the results:
I used several stamp sets for this project, mostly retired. The 'Imagine' is from Word Play, which is in the current IB&C. Other sets are 'Favorite Thoughts' for the sentiments, 'Because I Care', 'Simply Soft', and 'Strength and Hope'.
Check back in a few days for more handmade gift ideas!