Category: Resin Art

Mother’s Day crafts

how to make a handprint resin art vase for mother's day Mother's Day Hand Print Vase by Angie Holden Looking for a great gift for mom or grandma this Mother's Day? Add a child’s handprint to a vase with this fun technique to make the perfect heirloom. This is one gift that mom will treasure for a lifetime! Supplies needed: -Vase with flat front -Resin Obsession... Read more »

Resin painting techniques #49 and #50

resin painting direct pours

Technique focus of this painting: to work on the techniques used in last week’s paintings I was happy with how last week’s paintings turned out, so I wanted to try them again, but in different colors. I mixed six ounces of MasterCast resin.  Three ounces were colored with Resin Obsession opaque magenta, one and a quarter… Read more »

Resin painting techniques #47 and #48

resin painting direct pours with cells

Technique focus of this painting: to do a direct pour with one color completely coloring the painting surface, then flicking dispersion media on the surface. I wanted to see what difference it made to have one color completely covering the painting surface before applying the other colors and the dispersion media.  Since I didn’t care for… Read more »

Resin painting techniques #45 and #46

Resin painting pour #45 Technique focus of this painting: to do direct pour, flicking dispersion media on the surface. In case you missed it, resinista Kailey Bender showed one of her favorite techniques for getting cells in resin: She uses silicone oil in the video, but I wanted to try the same techniques with ResiBlast. I… Read more »

Resin painting techniques #43 and #44

resin dirty pour paintings

Resin painting pour #43 Technique focus of this painting: to do a negative space pour I love how the negative space pours look and decided that would be my focus this week.  Since I wanted to try black as my background, and I didn’t care for painting #20, I used it as my painting base. I… Read more »

Resin painting techniques #41 and #42

resin painting pours

Resin painting pour #41 Technique focus of this painting: to teach someone else to do a direct pour painting My family came for a visit and my sister wanted to learn how to do a direct pour. She mixed eight ounces of MasterCast resin, then I let her pick the colors to apply to a 12 inch square… Read more »

Resin painting techniques #39 and #40

resin painting techniques

Resin painting pour #39 Technique focus of this painting: to do a puddle pour I wanted to try another puddle pour.  I tried it once already in pour #21 and wasn’t happy with how things came out. I needed a do-over. I mixed eight ounces of MasterCast resin.  Artwork surface is a 12 inch square ceramic tile… Read more »

Resin painting techniques #37 and #38

resin dirty pour paintings

Resin painting pour #37 Technique focus of this painting: to color resin with two ‘test’ colors. I’m testing two new colors to possibly be added to the Resin Obsession color line and I wanted to see how well they worked in resin painting projects. I mixed eight ounces of MasterCast resin.  Artwork surface is a 12 inch… Read more »

Resin painting techniques #35 and #36

resin painting dirty pour

Resin painting pour #35 Technique focus of this painting: to color resin with spray paint I had on hand. I wanted to see how well the spray paint I had in my garage worked in resin painting projects. I mixed eight ounces of MasterCast resin.  Artwork surface is a 10 inch by 14 inch ceramic tile with… Read more »

Resin painting techniques #33 and #34

resin painting pours with liquitex inks

Resin painting pour #33 Technique focus of this painting: to color resin with Liquitex ink When I was at the Creativation show in January, I had a great conversation with a representative from Liquitex about using their colors in resin.  He was just as intrigued as I was, so I thought, let’s give this a try!… Read more »