Tag: bracelet

Feather resin jewelry

chicken How to make your own feather resin jewelry In preparing for my live broadcast in Facebook last week, a few people asked me about using feathers in resin.  Sad to say that I had never given that a try.  Lucky for me, our chickens are molting and leaving feathers everywhere. Meet Okapi.  She's the boss... Read more »

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 »

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 »

Resin Diamonds bracelet

DIY resin bracelet Resin diamonds bracelet How to make your own resin diamonds bracelet. By Myléne Hillam Mill Lane Studio For this project you will need: Resin Obsession Super Clear Resin Resin Obsession Transparent Pigment: Blue Resin Obsession Opaque Pigment: Teal Silicone Blossom Mini trivet Measuring cups Wooden stir sticks Packing tape Additional supplies and tools needed: 6 x... Read more »

Neon ombre resin cuff

neon ombre resin cuff Neon ombre resin cuff How to make your own neon ombre bracelet cuff with resin By Myléne Hillam Mill Lane Studio For this project you will need: Resin Obsession Super Clear Resin Resin Obsession Transparent Pigments: Bright Yellow; Bright Red; Bright Pink; Bright Magenta Silicone cake decorating mold - Egypt Pyramid – Here is an... Read more »

Molding a resin bracelet

pour resin into mold Molding a resin bracelet Last week, I tried molding a resin curb link bracelet I found in the bargain bin at a local craft store.  The results from that experiment showed that molding the links horizontally wasn't going to work.  I decided to try again this week, but with the curb links in a vertical... Read more »

How to make resin beads

DIY resin bead bracelet How to make resin beads The longer I craft with resin, the more I realize I have to work smarter, not harder.  Case in point....  DIY resin beads don't necessarily have to involve a mold. I cut varying lengths (1/2 inch to 3/4 inch) of clear, acrylic tubing.  The tubing I used had an overall... Read more »

Resin crafts

DIY button bracelet Resin crafts Part of my resin crafts endeavors this week have been making resin buttons.  It's not too often that I cast resin in molds without having a grand plan for the outcome.  Exciting things can happen when you get the cart before the horse. This week of making resin crafts consisted using several different... Read more »

DIY resin button bracelet

resin button mold DIY resin button bracelet Did you know that resin buttons don't have to be used as buttons?  Like, you can turn them into jewelry! Note:  So don't hate me, but I don't have any pictures of me mixing and pouring the resin.  I was having so much fun making buttons this week that I completely... Read more »

Gold leaf resin bracelet tutorial

resin bracelet tutorial

How to make a resin bracelet with gold leaf flakes It’s not very often that I get the opportunity to make a piece of resin jewelry for myself.  I have totally been in love with the resin and gold leaf bangle bracelets I have seen on Etsy.  They look so sophisticated!  I decided this week… Read more »