Tag: recycle

Mother’s Day crafts

how to make a handprint resin art vase for mother's day Mother's Day Crafts Mother's Day Hand Print Vase by Angie Holden Looking for a great gift for mom or grandma this Mother's Day? Add a child’s handprint to a vase with this fun technique to make the perfect heirloom. This is one gift that mom will treasure for a lifetime! Supplies needed: -Vase with flat... Read more »

How to make a mint tin koi pond

Mini koi pond inside a mint tin made from resin - text overlay reads: How to create a mint tin koi pond How to create a mint tin koi pond Make a Tiny Koi Pond Inside a Mint Tin by Lynette Olnhausen I've always been fascinated by fish, especially koi. When I first found out about resin, I immediately knew that I was going to do so many underwater projects with this substance! All of my first... Read more »

Resin diorama project

resin diorama project Resin diorama project Now that my kids are a little older, their school projects have become a little more sophisticated.  When they had to do a diorama as a book report, I took that as an opportunity to take on my own resin diorama project. If you aren't familiar with dioramas, they are a miniature... Read more »

Holiday Resin Pendants and Magnets

holiday resin pendants magnets Holiday Resin Pendants and Magnets by Penny Reid ‘Tis the season to get busy with resin! As DIY’ers we know that it’s almost always cheaper to make things than buy them.  The only catch is finding the time. I recommend you find the time! Making your own holiday pendants and magnets are a great way... Read more »

How to make resin charms with transparencies and recycled gift cards

DIY resin charms

How to use transparencies and upcycled gift cards to make resin charms Supplies needed for this tutorial: Resin Obsession Super Clear resin Mold 739 Castin’ Craft mold release and conditioner 1 ounce graduated mixing cups Stir Stix Nitrile gloves Clip art images printed onto a clear transparency sheet (you can find some neat ideas on… Read more »

Beach crafts

how to make a beach picture frame How to make a beach picture display window A beach crafts project by Angie Holden Have great pictures from your last beach vacation and no way to display them? Turn an old window into a gorgeous beach picture display with a few craft supplies. This is perfect for those that love the ocean and beach... Read more »

How to glitter and resin a tumbler

How to glitter and resin a stainless steel tumbler How to glitter and resin a tumbler Whether its my fascination with glitter or my obsession with resin, I'm always on the lookout for new ways to work with both.  What better way than to glitter and resin a stainless steel tumbler!  For this tutorial, I... Read more »

Alternative resin molds

resin pendant DIY How to use stamp pads as alternative resin molds There's something kinda cool that happens when you have worked with resin for awhile.  You learn how to make it work for you.  For this resin pendant tutorial, I made the curing process essential to the end result. Supplies and equipment used: Alumilite Amazing Casting resin 2... Read more »

Keyboard ring DIY

Keyboard ring DIY How to recycle keyboard keys into a ring by Penny Reid My iPad keyboard broke.  Luckily, the manufacturer sent me another one since it was still under warranty, however, they didn’t want the broken one back.  So what to do? Well, pull it apart of course to see if there were any... Read more »

Recycled art project ideas

mixed media resin project Recycled art project ideas from a flea market find by Cat Kerr Material List: • Resin Obsession Super Clear Resin • Measure Cups • Old Book Text • Mod Podge • Scissors • disposable brush • popsicle sticks • wax paper • Flea Market Finds • rub ons • metal frame • Jax Brown Patina... Read more »