Tag: resin painting

How to get cells in resin – Create cells in resin paintings

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Getting cells in resin art projects is the ultimate goal for many artists. They create unique and exciting patterns that make looking at resin art paintings very pleasing and stimulating. So exactly how do you get cells in resin? Option 1 Add a ‘repellant.’ This is an oily substance that works to repel the resin… Read more »

Resin painting pendants

resin painting pendants   How to make resin pendants 6 different ways If you have done resin painting for any period of time and you are anything like me, you will sometimes think that the drips on the table end up being prettier than the painting itself.  I lament that there should be a way to make these... Read more »

DIY resin Christmas ornaments

resin art Christmas tree ornaments Make your own resin Christmas ornaments It wouldn't be Christmas without a crafting project.  How about a DIY resin Christmas ornaments project?  (and this is going to be easier than it looks -- promise!) First, start with something to serve as your ornament base.  In this case, I purchased unglazed ceramic ornaments.  Wooden cutouts or... Read more »

How to make a resin cheese board

how to make a resin cheese board How to make your own resin cheese board by Myléne Hillam Supplies needed: MasterCast 1-2-1 Artwork Resin Resi-BLAST Dispersion Media Resin Obsession Opaque Pigments: White, Purple, Red Gold Leaf flakes Wooden Cheese Paddle Painter’s tape Painter’s tape with drop down sheet Heat gun or BBQ gas lighter Measuring cups Stir sticks Kleenex or other disposable... Read more »

Resin Painting Additives

resin painting additives Mediums That Mix Well with Resin by Becky Wanamaker One of the things I love best about painting with resin is being able to incorporate a wide range of mediums into my resin paintings in addition to some of the traditional resin colorants. I am going to share some of my favorite resin painting additives that... Read more »

Surfaces for resin artwork

resin painting surfaces The Scoop on Substrates by Becky Wanamaker Did you know that you can use a wide variety of surfaces for resin artwork? If you look around your home, you probably have many available that you never considered before. In this article, I will discuss several substrates that you can use when painting with resin. Canvas... Read more »

How to apply a glossy resin layer to a painting

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How to resin a painting If you’re looking to resin a painting, here’s the math on how to calculate the amount of resin you will need: Multiply the length (in inches) by the height (in inches) of the art.  This is number is the square inches (or area) of the painting. A doming resin will pour… Read more »