Search Results for breastmilk

Breastmilk charm bead… where to start??

I am looking to make a pandora style bead made of breastmilk with some pigment, but i can not for the life of me figure out where to start. I know i need the resin and such, but how do i form it to a bead with a big hole? and how do i put… Read more »

Breastmilk in resin

I’m trying to figure out how the heck to make breastmilk jewelry with resin. I know resin hates moisture, so I’m wondering how to make it work. I know it can be done because there are other artists that do it. Id there some way to plasticize the milk or maybe reducing it a bit… Read more »

Making breastmilk jewelry

This question comes through email by Kelli: Hi. I am interested in your epoxy jewelry resin. I am mainly looking to make breastmilk beads. I see your resin is a 2:1 ratio. If I add breastmilk how much do I add and how does that change the ratio of the epoxy? Thanks for your help!

Breastmilk jewelry?

Hi there, Im trying to figure out how to make breastmilk jewelry pieces (just for myself, not for sale), but so far I havent found any tutorials that look good.  Im interested in either making gems or encasing shapes made of milk in resin.  The best information Ive gotten is that I need to somehow… Read more »

Reply To: yellowing resin

Ah yeah ok, that makes sense. Bummer as I have been making breastmilk jewellery and essentially everyone wants their breastmilk colour 🤦🏼‍♀️

Reply To: Encasing breast milk and placenta in resin

Sarah- I do not know how to go about it without a dehydrator. You could try using your oven set at 100 degrees, checking it often so it doesn’t burn. When the drops are starting to lift and flake off the parchment paper it is done. I should have also added that during the flash… Read more »

Reply To: Encasing breast milk and placenta in resin

Hi, I think I have figured out how to make breastmilk jewelry with resin. After much trial and error, I have several pieces that are a year old and have not yellowed or discolored. I’m sharing this info for people who want to make for themselves not for a business. First I take the liquid… Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions

Project advice Do you have a food safe resin? Yes!  The Alumilite Amazing Clear cast epoxy resin is considered FDA food safe once cured. It can be found in several sizes here: https://shop.resinobsession.com/collections/resin/alumilite This resin is designated as FDA food safe once cured as per FDA CFR 177.2600. Resin must be mixed 1:1 by volume... Read more »