Here are some basic steps for you to follow and see the amazing results:
First, you have to choose what type of material that you want to use to make your drink coaster. You can use wood, tile, paper or cork. It can be purchased from any local store or hardware.
Second, you can cut the chosen material according to the desired shape. Circle or square is the usual shape of a coaster. You can also have other shapes such as heart, oval and many others. There are lots of shapes to choose from as long as you have the pattern in order to get the right cut in making one.
Third, you can choose a design that will match your party, home or wedding theme. You can have any design, anything under the sun, to make your coaster attractive and interesting for everyone to see and enjoy. Make sure to choose a design that reflects your personal taste and style.
Fourth, you can decorate your drink coasters and use many methods. You can have personalized coasters by using stamps depending on the material being used to make coasters. You can also paint on it or paste pictures cut from any magazines. Your personal pictures can be a great design too. Photo coasters will make a great favor. Having your pictures on the coasters will make a unique item to give or share with your guests.
Fifth, you may repeat the process until desired number of drink coasters are achieved. You can also make it more personalized by having your name and date of event printed on top of your coasters. You have a choice to wrap it and add some thank you tags. Or if for personal use you can just simply use it right away for your family to see and appreciate your work of art. But for painted coasters it may take some few days before you can actually use it. You have to allow the paint to dry first. You have the options to try all the methods mentioned for you to actually see the difference among them.
Now that you have created your first personalized drink coasters, you may now enjoy drinking your favorite beverage without the need to worry about ring marks, stains or scratches.