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DIY DORM DECOR PART 5 – Marbled Coasters

August 27, 2016 — by Courtney Steeves

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DIY

DIY DORM DECOR PART 5 – Marbled Coasters

August 27, 2016 — by Courtney Steeves

DIY dorm decor idea number five! This idea is perfect for those moments when you find yourself hosting study group for the entire dorm floor. Check out our marbled coasters below. Be the hostess with the mostess this year!

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What you’ll need:

1) Polymer clay

2) Parchment paper

3) Metallic paint

4) Paint brush

5) Rolling pin

Step 1: Break off a small piece of clay for each color

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IMG_6840Step 2: Roll each peice of clay into a 8 or 9 inch strand

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IMG_6868Step 3: Twist strands together to mix the colors

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IMG_6884Step 4: Roll the twisted strands into a ball

IMG_6893Step 5: Roll out clay into a disk large enough to fit underneath a glass (we measured our disk using the bottom of a mason jar)

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IMG_6903Step 6: Repeat steps 1-5 to make another coaster (we made 5 coasters)

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IMG_6917Step 7: Place coasters into oven on 300°F for 25-30 minutes

IMG_6922Step 8: Once coasters are out of the oven and have cooled completly, paint the edges with a metallic paint

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IMG_7005Step 9: Invite everyone over and enjoy!

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IMG_7043What colors would your coasters be?!

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