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Old Map Tile Coasters

What You'll Need: 
  • 4 4-inch square tumbled marble tiles
  • Old atlas or maps
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Paint brush
  • Mod Podge
  • Clear sealant spray paint
  • Felt (optional)
How It's Done: 
  1. Select a map to use for creating the coaster, place a tile over the area, and use a pencil to trace around it. Repeat three times using the same map, or use a different location.
  2. Cut the squares and trim to fit the square tiles as needed. Coat the top side of the tumbled marble with Mod Podge, and then press the section of map over the top, smoothing gently. Do the same with the remaining three tiles.
  3. Coat the tops of the coasters with a layer of Mod Podge, and set aside to dry for at least one hour. Take outdoors or to a well-ventilated spot and coat with clear sealant spray paint.
  4. Once dry, your travel coasters are ready to keep water rings off your favorite furniture. You can even make them scratch-safe by gluing a small square of felt to each bottom corner. Cheers!