Category: Resin Tutorials

Rainbow resin tutorial – How to make rainbow pendants with resin

Originally posted October 2017.  Updated February 2019. It was all rainbows and unicorns in the studio this week.  Okay, maybe not the unicorns.  Wouldn't that have been cool!  I love creating rainbow charms with resin, but wanted to do something different this week.  I thought it would be fun to create them with different layers... Read more »

Beach tray DIY – How to make a beach themed serving tray with resin

Beach tray DIY How to make your own beach themed decorative tray by Angie Holden Originally published August 2017.  Updated January 2019. Want to preserve some of those beach memories in a fun way? Add some of them to a beach themed decorative tray. I love how this beach tray DIY turned out! It is actually perfect for... 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 »

How to make a resin necklace

resin necklace by Mylene Hillam Supply list: FastCast Urethane resin Piñata Alcohol Ink: Señorita Magenta, Baja Blue Hoobbe Silicone Butterfly Ice Tray Silver beading wire or tiger tail Silver beading supplies:  8 silver crazy wire beads, 2 silver wire guardians, 2 silver split rings, 2 silver crimp tubes, 2 silver crimp covers, Silver clasp 1oz graduated measuring cups Disposable acid brushes Emery... Read more »

resin earrings DIY

easiest way to make resin earrings The easiest way to make resin earrings by Penny Reid OMG this resin earrings DIY project is so simple and the end result is so stunning.  Imagine making sterling silver earrings for less then $4.00 a pair!  Jumping right on the trend in geometric-shaped jewelry, I used small circle shaped rings and added a little... Read more »

Resin waterfall

resin waterfall How to make a resin waterfall by Lynette Olnhausen Supply list: For this project, you'll need: Clear resin Mixing cups and stir stix Gloves Scallop or cockle shells Clear plastic wrap Small rocks and pebbles Pipettes Hot glue gun Step 1 Select at least three shells that are slightly different sizes. Use your hot glue... Read more »

Blue sparkle resin ring tutorial

blue flower resin ring DIY

How to make a blue sparkle flower resin ring Make your own cocktail bling ring in an afternoon. Originally published July 2013.  Updated October 2018. Supplies needed: Resin Obsession super clear resin 1 ounce measuring cups Silicone flower mold (I used mold F0147 single flower) Alumidust intermediate blue color powder Stir stix Nitrile gloves Blue… Read more »

Resin cuff bracelet

resin cuff bracelet How to make a resin cuff bracelet by Mylene Hillam Supply list: FastCast quick-curing resin Piñata Alcohol Ink: Señorita Magenta Silicone Hot Mat Sulfur free soft plasticine Basic clay tools Craft heat tool Metal cuff blank Eight to ten 1 ounce graduated measuring cups 2 oz graduated measuring cup Eight to ten 3 ml transfer... Read more »