Category: Resin Frequently Asked Questions

How to care for plastic resin molds

plastic resin mold care

How to care for your plastic resin molds Did you know that a few simple steps will allow you to keep your resin molds in tip top shape for many castings?  Here’s a few suggestions: 1.  After demolding your pieces, remove any resin drips while it is still in the soft cure stage.  It will… Read more »

What does non toxic mean?

chemicals

The definition of non-toxic You may have noticed that some of our resin jewelry making supplies and products have been labeled non toxic.  Do you know what that means? Non toxic is a term established by the Federal Hazardous Substances Act.  This act, which is enforced by the Consumer Product and Safety commission, defines what… Read more »

How to mix epoxy resin for your resin jewelry projects

resin mixing

A video how-to on some of our favorite tips and techniques on how to mix epoxy resin to ensure success for your resin jewelry charms and projects!   Unpublished Blog Posts of Resin Obsession, LLC © 2012 Resin Obsession, LLC

How to Successfully mix Epoxy Resin for Jewelry Making

mix epoxy resin

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 »