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Topic: Potentially stupid question...can I waterproof coasters?  (Read 520 times)
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« on: October 27, 2006 02:57:48 PM »

If I wanted to use coasters I already own-just plain old Corelle ones- and decoupage something over the tops, is there something I can coat it with so that it doesn't get ruined if I actually try to use them?

This may be a stupid question, but I'm pretty new to all this... Undecided
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« Reply #1 on: October 27, 2006 03:10:55 PM »

If you use a good thick coat of Modge Podge or a coat of clear sealer, you'll be good to go.  You can find spray cans of sealer by the cans of spray paint at the store.
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« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2006 04:09:09 AM »

Go with a few coats, perhaps a light sand in between to make a good durable surface
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« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2006 10:14:35 PM »

If the coasters have an edge to them, you could coat your images w/ modge then pour resin over them to seal.
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