Skull Head Handmade Resin Coasters will hold your hot or cold drinks and look good doing it. You will receive the set of four coasters like the one you see in the pictures. You may use them for a coaster, paperweight or just want to display it knowing you have a one of a kind item. I can make more but they will not be exactly the same.
The coasters are 4 inches round by 3/8 inch thick. The coasters are made with epoxy resin, googly eye skull stickers, colored dye and rubber bumpers to protect your furniture. These are handmade coasters and with that said there may be some bubbles in the coasters due to the mixing and pouring of the resin.
To clean use a damp rag. The coaster is not dishwasher safe. This is not a trivet. Use for your hot or cold drinks only.
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Extra Large Chalkboard Eraser Handmade, Dry Erase Eraser Handmade. Each eraser is made from hardwood and is 12 inches long by 2 1/4 inches wide and are 1 1/4 inches high. I sand each one smooth and apply a three coats of varnish. The business end of my eraser is made up of 8 rows of 1/4 inch felt glued together. Once finished I glue the felt to the hardwood base.
My erasers work great on chalkboards or dry erase boards. I also have other sizes so check them out as well.
Combined shipping provided.
– Extra Large Eraser
– 12 x 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 inches
– Hardwood base
– 1/4 inch Felt
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Full Size Handmade Chalkboard Eraser Dry Erase Eraser. Remember your school days when chalkboards ruled? I make a variety of wooden erasers. My full size eraser is made up of hardwood, 8 layers of quarter inch felt, glue, and varnish. The size is almost 6 inches long by 2 1/4 inch wide 1 1/4 inch tall.
– Hardwood designed
– 8 layers of 1/4 inch felt
– 3 layers of varnish
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Here is a custom order I made for a person. They supplied me with the paper coaster they wanted in resin and I did the rest. The paper coaster was 4 inches and once complete it is 5 inches. I give a brief description of how to make one below.
To make this you need to seal the paper coaster with Mod Podge or some other sealer. While that dries you mix up 30 cc’s of resin. This will be the base. Once you pour the resin in the mold, you want to let it set for a couple minutes to let any bubbles rise to the surface. Then you want to pop the bubbles by using a long grill lighter running over the top.
Now the fun begins. After you let the resin cure for 12 or so hours, you are ready for the next step. I mix up around 10 cc’s of resin and pour it in the mold. This will give just enough to cover the bottom. I then take a little of the resin I just poured and brush it on the back of the paper coaster. Once that is done I place the Coaster in the molded. Place the resin side down. This helps with air bubbles. I center the Coaster and let it cure. Check to see if any bubbles former and with great care pop them. I use a dental pick here. If you get the flame to close to the Coaster you will discolor the Modern Podge.
Once that sets up I pour the final coating of resin. The amount will vary on the thickness you desire but I usually pour between 40 to 60 cc’s. You want the paper Coaster covered with resin. Once this cures a few days I will sand any rough edges and put 4 rubber bumpers on the bottom to protect the furniture.
This was a brief description of the steps I use to create one the resin coasters. To see some of my other coasters check out my shop at Doves Closet Inc.
Here is my first pallet wood photo frame for photos up to 5×7. The photo in the picture is a 4×6 taken in Virginia. Check it out at photographybyroger.etsy.com