Thoughts on choosing a resin and resin supplies Lots of you have asked me what resin products I use for my resin jewelry and crafts. Part of the fun of learning resin is experimenting with different items and finding what works for your specific situation. I do understand, though, that it can be confusing and… Read more »
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Resin Casting UPDATED January 2017: Our updated list of resin choices including details to help you select the right one for your project. Click here –> Resin casting kit choices choices When it comes to resin casting, there are so many choices for a resin. How do you know which resin is right for you?… Read more »
Creating resin Legos with reusable silicone molds After my post last week about creating silicone putty molds to make Lego crayons, a few of you remarked that doing that was all well and good, but you wanted to see how well resin did in the molds. Okay. Let’s do it. I mixed a batch… Read more »
Using parchment paper dried flowers to make resin cabochons This is the final experiment in a series about using dried flowers in resin. For this blog post, I will get right to the point. I won’t show how I sealed the flowers, prepped the mold, mixed the resin or other details about the decisions I… Read more »
Tips for casting resin when the temperature is cold One of the things I love about living in Florida is that our winters tend to be quite reasonable. That doesn’t mean we don’t have any cold days, but I know that when the cold ones are here, warm ones are only a couple of days… Read more »
New to casting resin in a silicone mold? This short video shows you how to prepare mold, demold your resin casting, and gives you tips to extend the life of your mold.