How to Create Your Own Personal Coasters

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How to Create Your Own Personal  Coasters
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I choose to use Cork as my Base.

I choose to use Cork as my Base.

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Add the Pl Glue to the base and place the tiles.

Add the Pl Glue to the base and place the tiles.

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Create words-quotes-phases with the letters "MR JOE IS A GREAT MUSIC TEACHER"

Create words-quotes-phases with the letters "MR JOE IS A GREAT MUSIC TEACHER"

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I made 4 coasters as a end of the year thank-you gift for my girls music teacher.

I made 4 coasters as a end of the year thank-you gift for my girls music teacher.

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Once done, take a piece of Wax paper, cover the coasters and put a heavy book on top while they dry.  Leave it over night. P.S: TRY NOT TO OVER LAP THE GLUE ON THE TILES. DIFFICULT TO SCRAP OFF

Once done, take a piece of Wax paper, cover the coasters and put a heavy book on top while they dry. Leave it over night. P.S: TRY NOT TO OVER LAP THE GLUE ON THE TILES. DIFFICULT TO SCRAP OFF

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I bought a clip board at the dollar store for my base. Used a saw to cut my square.

I bought a clip board at the dollar store for my base. Used a saw to cut my square.

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Bought cork as well at the dollar store.

Bought cork as well at the dollar store.

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Once you are pleased with the measurements , glue them together using DL Glue.

Once you are pleased with the measurements , glue them together using DL Glue.

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Using letters from a recycled Children's game, Scrabble pieces, cutout letters from a magazine .... Let your imagination create words for your coasters.

Using letters from a recycled Children's game, Scrabble pieces, cutout letters from a magazine .... Let your imagination create words for your coasters.

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Once your pleased with the words you've chosen

Once your pleased with the words you've chosen

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Dab some DL Glue on the back of your tile. P.S: not to much. It will come out by the sides and look bad.

Dab some DL Glue on the back of your tile. P.S: not to much. It will come out by the sides and look bad.

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I placed a piece of wax paper then a huge book for an hour

I placed a piece of wax paper then a huge book for an hour

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Once done give your work a nice coat of a clear lacquer finishing.

Once done give your work a nice coat of a clear lacquer finishing.

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The end result was really great. I was able to create 4 coasters 1- Simple with Scrabble tiles 2- Using Scrabble letters  3-A simple double sided cork  4-One made out of recycled kids game letters.

The end result was really great. I was able to create 4 coasters 1- Simple with Scrabble tiles 2- Using Scrabble letters 3-A simple double sided cork 4-One made out of recycled kids game letters.

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