Tag: jewelry

Make a tarot card pendant – clay and resin mixed media project

tarot card pendant

Originally written September 2013.  Updated May 2020.  Many thanks to Rona Phillips for sharing this tutorial. Learn how to use polymer clay and resin to make a tarot card pendant.   Unpublished Blog Posts of Resin Obsession, LLC © 2020 Resin Obsession, LLC 

Resin paper bracelet tutorial – how to resin papers for jewelry

how to resin papers for jewelry

  How to make a resin paper bracelet Originally written March 2014.  Updated May 2020. After enjoying the possibilities of using my favorite scrapbooking papers in resin jewelry, I wanted to find a way to include my other favorite — iridescent papers — into jewelry as well.  Hmm.  Let’s put them both together in this resin… 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 »

Gifts you can make with resin – even if you are a beginner

inexpensive craft ideas

Handmade gifts are always welcome, but gifts you can make yourself are even better!  Nothing says love and appreciation more than spending your time creating something you know your gift recipient won’t get anywhere!  Here are five inexpensive craft ideas that you can make with resin. Jewelry 1. Using found objects with resin in a… Read more »

How to make things float in resin – Resin Bracelet DIY

bracelet making ideas

Originally written November 2013.  Updated March 2020. So while this is a tutorial on how to make a resin bracelet, it’s really an explanation of how to make things float in resin.  Making items in resin appear like they are floating is one of the fun and mind-bending techniques you can accomplish with resin casting. … Read more »