I moved to Portland in 2011 and fell in love. I started documenting that love via photography.
In a surprisingly, short period of time, my laptop contained hundreds of photos I wanted to share. I have always been a fan of interesting
coasters and have collected quite a few from different cities I've
visited. They are great conversation starters and memory generators.
With a great deal of support and encouragement, I decided to give it a go.
After months of research, trial and error; experimenting with
different products, applications, methods, I have come up with
the technique I
Each signed photograph is matched with a 4x4 color tile from Pratt & Larson; an amazing local company that hand glazes and cuts their own tiles. I then finish the tops with an industrial, high grade epoxy, which makes the finish look like glass. The bottoms of the coasters are finished with a full cork pad, to protect your furniture.
The techniques I use enable
me to put out the best product I possibly can. I stand
behind my product and welcome feedback.
Every coaster I make
is done with love, passion, integrity, and a huge crush on my city and state.
hope you enjoy owning them as much as I enjoy making them for
P.S. I would also like to add that I do custom, corporate, and wholesale orders. Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have any questions or comments.
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WELCOME TO PDX COASTERS
Coasters are $10.00 each, shipping included.
To order, select the coaster numbers you would like to order, click on the paypal button to purchase. In the "info" message area, type the numbers of the coasters you'd like, along with your shipping address.
Please keep my custom coasters in mind, they make great gifts.
Thank you for your purchase and support.