What are paper coasters made of?
Coasters are often made from high grammage paperboard, but may also be made from several layers of tissue paper. Drink coasters are also sometimes made from soapstone, metal, wood and silicone. Important parameters for beer mats are water absorbency, wet rub and printability.
What is pulp board coasters?
Pulp board is the material of choice for coasters due to its ability to absorb liquid and maintain its shape over multiple uses. It is also known as coaster board or beermat board. Our coasters are made from high quality coaster board that is derived from fully managed forests.
Is pulp board good for coasters?
A Note of Caution, Don’t Be Fooled by Imitations: Authentic Pulpboard is designed very specifically for the manufacturing of bar and restaurant drink coasters. They are the real deal, extremely durable, long lasting and highly absorbent.
What is a good thickness for coasters?
Anything between 3/8” up to 3/4” would work great for coasters.
Can you Modge podge paper on coasters?
Trace your coasters with the pencil directly onto the paper and cut just inside the line. Add a medium layer of Mod Podge to the coaster and then lay the paper down and smooth, smooth, smooth.
How do you waterproof paper coasters?
You’re going to want to coat the image and coaster with at least three coats of Mod Podge, allowing it to dry for 15 minutes (or until clear) between coats. Once the final coat has dried, spray all of the coasters with a clear acrylic gloss spray, which ensures that they’re waterproof/drink proof.
Whats a good size for a coaster?
3.5 inch and 4 inch
Standard Drink Coaster Sizes: The standard sizes in North America for promotional bar or restaurant coasters are 3.5 inch and 4 inch. By far the most common size ordered are the 4 inch size.
What finish do you use on coasters?
Varnish. Varnish is an excellent material for making coasters waterproof because of its chemistry. It contains a high ratio of solids compared to other finishing solutions. You can use spar varnish to protect wood and other materials, and it’s perfect for waterproofing.
What do you think about the paper coasters?
The paper coasters were delivered and they are amazing. I cannot thank you enough for all the work on those. They look incredible. We have had so many compliments about them already and the event has not even started!
Can Vistaprint make drink coasters?
How do you say thank you for the cocktail coasters?
The cocktail coasters arrived this morning. I just want to thank you as they’re absolutely great and are exactly what we wanted. Our coasters arrived yesterday. Thank you so much, they are brilliant. We can’t wait for our guests to see them. Thank you for great and prompt service. Sorry I forgot to thank you for the coasters!