Guys, I found this product while I was surfing around the other day, and I thought it might make a nice surface for a honing work area.
I called the company to ask about them and they sent me a couple samples. They showed up today and I think they will make a nice mat to work on. They stick to my table really well, and even though they are thin they absorb water really fast. Anyway, I thought I would mention it in case anyone might be interested.
*edit* Here's what the stuff looks like...