Category: Resin Frequently Asked Questions

12 reasons why your resin didn’t cure

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Why didn’t my resin cure properly? This is a problem that resin newbies and seasoned professionals alike run into from time to time. Here are a few trouble areas where you should evaluate in case you’re asking yourself, “Why is my resin sticky?” 1. How old is your resin? We recommend only purchasing enough resin… Read more »

How to seal papers or findings for including in resin

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How to prevent mishaps with your papers and findings in resin One of the most frequently asked questions I get at Resin Obsession is how to properly seal papers and other assorted items before including them in resin.  Here’s a few of my tips based on what has worked well for me: 1.  I don’t… Read more »

How to Successfully mix Epoxy Resin for Jewelry Making

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I have been working with resin for almost 6 years and have had my share of successes and failures.  Here’s a few of my tips on what it takes to get a good mix to make sure your resin cures properly: 1. Use separate mixing cups with measuring lines (ounces, drams, etc) when measuring the… Read more »