Category: Resin Tutorials

Neon resin leaves tutorial – make leaves with resin

neon resin leaves

    How to make neon resin leaves This project is graciously supplied by Carmi Cimicata of Resin Crafts.  Originally published May 2014.  Updated April 2020. Here is a bright and cheery project made possible by neon resin! Gather your supplies I have been wanting to make some neon coloured resin molds all winter.  Nothing… Read more »

DIY coasters – How to make resin coasters

DIY coasters DIY coasters as taught by Resinista Penny Reid Originally published June 2017.  Updated April 2020. Like all of you, I am always on the look out for things I can use for crafting projects.  You never know where you'll find your next idea! In this ongoing search, I recently found glass candle holders at Ikea... Read more »

Steampunk crafts – Steampunk craft ideas with resin

steampunk crafts Steampunk crafts with resin Written August 2018.  Updated April 2020. I have always had a fascination with Steampunk jewelry.  I love how something so mechanical and industrial could be transferred into a delicate piece of jewelry.  In going through some of my flea market finds, I decided to pull apart some of the watches and... Read more »

How to use resin in open bezels

resin in open backed bezels How to use resin in open bezels by Penny Reid Originally written February 2017.  Updated April 2020. If you love the look of resin 'floating' in a pendant, then you are in the right place.  Today, I 'm going to teach you how to use resin in open bezels.  These pendants require a few extra steps... Read more »

Open backed pendant tutorial – resin pendant DIY

open backed pendant tutorial {Not!} pressed flower open backed bezel pendants tutorial by Penny Reid Originally published July 2017.  Updated April 2020. Hold up -- this is NOT a open backed pendant tutorial on using dried flowers.  Being one that doesn't like to fuss with drying flowers, combined with being a bit lazy, I wanted to try to get... Read more »

Easy resin crafts – crafts to do when bored – crafts to do at home

crafts to do at home

With the Coronavirus outbreak keeping many at home, finding easy resin crafts to make is an awesome way to spend an afternoon creatively.  Like who doesn’t need a distraction from everything going on?!  But finding resin crafts to do when you are bored, can be hard. Let me help!  Here are easy resin crafts to… Read more »