Category: Resin Tutorials

Diorama ornaments DIY

diorama ornaments DIY How to make a diorama ornament with resin by Lynette Olnhausen Who says ornaments should only be for the holidays? Here's a diorama ornaments DIY project for some fun, bubble aquarium ornaments that are great, year-round decorations. Supply list: *clear, split ornament *fish mold *clear resin *resin colorant *accessories to put in the ornament (shells,... Read more »

5 Resin Cover Book Ideas

book cover DIY Five book cover ideas with resin by Cat Kerr When I first spotted these book cover molds my noggin started to race with ideas for a book cover DIY.  I can think of tons of objects to encapsulate into resin -- maybe leaves, sand, and shells, photos, keepsakes, fabric, metal bits.  I mean really...the sky... Read more »

Easy resin bracelet

Striped Bubble Bracelet  By Myléne Hillam, Mill Lane Studio   For this easy resin bracelet project, you will need:  FastCast Urethane resin  Castin’Craft Opaque Pigments: Yellow; Red, Blue, Black  Castin’Craft Transparent Dye: Blue  Silicone chocolate mold with glossy cavities,1 3/16” (30 mm) diameter  Strand Piggy beads (8x4mm) – green opaque  3mm silver spacer beads  0.5mm Stretch Magic beading elastic  G-S Hypo Cement  Gas torch or BBQ gas lighter  Drill... Read more »

Resin pendant ideas

resin pendant ideas Easy resin pendant ideas Looking for a way to make your resin pendants look unique?  Try these mixed media methods to give your next resin pendants a unique flair! Supplies used: Alumilite Amazing casting resin Rubber texture mat for clay Pearl Ex powders in magenta, sapphire blue, bright yellow, emerald Mixing cups Stir stix Nitrile... Read more »

How to make an art journal cover with resin

how to make an art journal cover with resin Art Journal cover tutorial by Karen Bearse Making an Art Journal Cover with Resin Hi, fans of resin!  Karen Bearse here, ready to have a play with this art journal cover tutorial.  I have lots of fun things to experiment with, so let’s get started! Supplies I Used: Easy Cast Resin Gloves, cups, stir sticks... Read more »

How To Make a Wood and Resin Pendant

How to make a wood and resin pendant by Michele Rober Hello, I’m back again to show you how I created this colorful wood and resin pendant using sticks and twigs! I love this project because whenever I go on a trip or experience a memorable event, I pick up a few sticks from the location... Read more »

Color Blocked Resin bangle tutorial

Resin bangle tutorial Color Blocked Confetti Bangle By Myléne Hillam, Mill Lane Studio Supplies needed: EasyCast epoxy resin Castin’Craft Opaque Pigments: Yellow, White Castin’Craft Transparent Dyes: Red, Blue Silicone bangle mold of your choice.  A clear bangle mold with some thickness through the middle will give best results. Silicone trivet with hexagonal cavities (here’s a similar... Read more »

DIY Patriotic Lantern

How to make your own patriotic lantern  by Angie Holden Want to make your own décor for summer?  Make this easy patriotic lantern for your home!  This is a project that will look great as a centerpiece for a 4th of July party or with a candle on your mantel.   Supplies needed to make... Read more »

Make a rainbow swirl resin bracelet – resin bracelet DIY

rainbow resin bracelet tutorial

Originally published February 2013.  Updated June 2018. Learn how to use alcohol based colors to add some interesting designs to your resin bracelet castings! Adding alcohol inks to clear epoxy resin is an easy way to get beautiful jewel tone colors.  Add more than one color and you can get a rainbow of colors in… Read more »

How to use stamp pads as resin molds

stamp pads resin molds by Karen Bearse Hello Resin Obsession fans!  Karen Bearse here with a new experiment/play time using stamp pads as resin molds.  I have had this idea for a while speculating in my brain.  Today, I decided to act on it! Supplies: -Amazing Casting Resin -Casting Supplies- measure cup, gloves, stir stick, timer. -A variety of... Read more »