Category: Resin Tutorials

Make your own resin pendants using transparencies

resin transparency pendant

How to embed art on transparencies to make your own resin pendants This tutorial is shared by Rona Phillips.  Originally published April 2012.  Updated May 2019. I am putting this step by step tutorial on this wonderful resin website, for all people who are interested in making their own pendants and want to work with… Read more »

How to make resin charms – resin charms DIY tutorial

How to make resin charms

  How to use transparencies and recycled gift cards to make resin charms Originally published 2013.  Updated May 2019. Supplies needed for this tutorial: Resin Obsession Super Clear resin Mold 739 Castin’ Craft mold release and conditioner 1 ounce graduated mixing cups Stir Stix Nitrile gloves Clip art images printed onto a clear transparency sheet… Read more »

Resin Necklace tutorial – How to make a shimmer star resin pendant

How to make a shimmer star resin necklace This tutorial was supplied by Deanna Burasco.  Originally published April 2012.  Updated May 2019. A simple resin necklace tutorial using Resin Obsession Super Clear resin.  This shimmering star necklace would make the perfect gift or project for yourself! Step 1 Mix 1 ounce total of Resin Obsession… Read more »

Keepsake artwork pendant tutorial – save a child’s artwork in resin

artwork pendant resin tutorial

How to create a piece of jewelry from a child’s drawing My nephew drew a picture of his dog for his school’s art show. He is incredibly proud of his masterpiece, and his mother (my sister) thought it would be fun to preserve the memory in a resin charm.  This keepsake artwork pendant tutorial is… Read more »

10 easy resin pendant ideas even if you have no experience with resin

creative resin pendant ideas

Looking for some easy resin pendant ideas for your next resin project?  (even if you have no experience with resin?)  I’ve got a few to share with you and they can all be made with one clear silicone resin pendant mold.  Not kidding! Supply list: 10 cavity pendant mold for casting resin pendants Resin Obsession… Read more »

Easy DIY resin jewelry

resin jewelry DIY

The easiest way to make multi-colored resin jewelry If you are looking for some easy DIY resin jewelry ideas, this jewelry project is just what you need.  Simply pick your resin colors and gather your resin supplies.  This super simple resin project can be completed in a weekend. Supply list: Cabochon jewelry pendant silicone mold… Read more »

Bracelet making ideas

bracelet making ideas How to make a Tutti Frutti Bracelet By Myléne Hillam   If you are looking for some new bracelet making ideas, this project can be done in an afternoon! Supply list: FastCast Urethane resin Castin’Craft Opaque Pigments: Yellow Castin’Craft Translucent Dyes: Green Piñata Alcohol Ink: Señorita Magenta Silcone Trivet with square cavities (found in dollar... Read more »

How to make a bottle cap resin coaster

make bottle cap coasters

Make bottle cap coasters Originally published May 2013.  Updated November 2018. Bottle cap coasters are the perfect man cave gift.  Get a few bottle caps off your guy’s favorite adult beverage, add some resin and you have an instant favorite gift! Supplies needed: Resin Obsession super clear epoxy resin 6 ounce kit Round beverage coaster… Read more »

How to paint on resin

painting on resin

by Lynette Olnhausen Resin can definitely be a bit tricky to paint and very different from painting on canvas or wood, as you will find that paint doesn’t cling to resin very well.  Here are some of my tips on how to paint on resin if you’d like to add some color to a resin… Read more »