Category: Resin Tutorials

How to make resin bangles

resin bangles How to make resin bangles with a sea-glass finish A guest post by Clare John of Resin8 Part of the fun of resin is seeing how other resin crafters use it to create their artistic vision.  Clare John of Resin8 has graciously shared one of her tutorials for the Resin Obsession blog.  She shows how you... Read more »

Photo Christmas ornament

christmas resin ornament Make your own photo Christmas ornaments by Jasmine Moore Hello everyone! It's that time of year again, so what does that mean? Photo Christmas ornament crafting! It's my favorite thing to do, and I try to make one a project every year. This time around, I thought I would try something that can be a... Read more »

Kawaii resin tutorial

kawaii resin Kawaii resin tutorial by Jasmine Moore Supplies needed for this tutorial: -Resin Obsession super clear resin -Plastic resin cabochon mold 430 -Glitter -Stickers -Stirring utensils -Measuring cups -Mold Release -Gloves You know what you need more of in your life? Kawaii resin.  You also know what what you need more of?  Spooky Kawaii resin!  Luckily,... Read more »

How to finish resin charms

How to finish resin charms by Kate Ledum To see how Kate made these charms, read her tutorial on how to use cookie cutters as resin molds. Cast items can be used in a variety of ways. You can use them on their own or add them in to other projects. Adding bails to your cast... Read more »

How to use cookie cutters as resin molds

resin charms How to use cookie cutters as resin molds by Kate Ledum A wide variety of things can be used as molds for resin. One of my favourite mold types is the mold I create myself with cookie cutters, rubber texture tiles made for working with clay, and Silly Putty. With these three simple things, you... Read more »

Resin in glass bottles

resin in glass bottles How to make a sky in a bottle by Jasmine Moore Materials: -Glass charm bottle -Castin' Craft Easy Cast Resin -Resin Obsession Orange, pink, and purple transparent resin pigments -Cotton pieces -mixing cups -tooth picks -gloves   The sky is a beautiful and interesting thing, and it can make your whole mood change. A picturesque... Read more »

Resin casting a bangle bracelet

doll resin bracelet Resin casting a bangle bracelet After my tutorial last week on polyester resin casting, I felt the need for a do-over.  Resin casting a bangle bracelet with polyester resin is a little different than using epoxy resin.  I wanted the opportunity to fix a few mistakes. I won't go into all the steps of making... Read more »

Polyester resin casting a bangle bracelet

adding toy pieces to a resin bangle bracelet Polyester resin casting I've been motivated recently to do some polyester resin casting tutorials.  In my opinion, the best place to use polyester casting resin is on a piece where you want to put a high polish on the final casting with a buffing wheel and buffing compound.  For this casting, I'm using bangle bracelet... Read more »

Mermaid scales pendant

color gradient Mermaid Scales Pendant by Jasmine Moore -Cardstock/Poster Board -Mod Podge/Clear Tacky Glue -Alumidust Colored Powder/Mica -Oval Dome Mold 615 -Resin Obsession Super Clear Resin -Castin' Craft Mold Release -Alcohol Markers -Fine Black Marker So I love the ocean. I love the fish, I love the coral, and most importantly, I love all things mermaid!  One... Read more »

How to make resin coasters

pouring resin into a coaster mold How to make resin coasters by Kate Ledum After molding small resin items, you might wonder what to do with them. One possibility is including them in another resin project, such as coasters. In the tutorial Using Pearl Ex with Resin Two Ways we made a variety of resin leaves. On the side, we also made... Read more »