Tag: silicone molds

Silicone mold casting

silicone mold casting tips

  Five tips for casting resin in silicone molds by Tania of House of Molds 1. Wear gloves when handling molds and pouring resin.  Not only do they keep you safe from resin, but they also prevent fingerprints inside the molds.  Sometimes these fingerprints can show up on your resin castings.  Note:  The more glossy… Read more »

Silicone molds

clear silicone molds

Silicone molds FAQ Resin Obsession is excited to be working with House of Molds in Italy.  We are carrying their line of clear silicone molds for casting resin jewelry and crafts.  They have written an extensive FAQ on how to get the best results using their silicone molds. Read it by clicking this link: House… Read more »

Resin casting Halloween charms

Resin casting Halloween charms I don't know what it is, but I can't possibly pass up a craft store when I'm within walking (sometimes driving!) distance.  Of course while I'm there, I MUST go by the sales bin.  Imagine my giddiness when I found these beauties! Of course, I decided to use them for resin... 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 »

How to make a resin button ring

bright green resin How to make a resin button ring So I have to admit, this tutorial isn't as complicated as the title might imply.  In fact, I don't even show the 'heavy lifting' part of casting with resin. Let's fast forward to the easy part!  (If you are new here and wan't to see the details of... Read more »

Silicone putty mold making

Silicon Putty Mold Making

How to use two part silicone putty to make a mold Don’t tell my kids, but their Legos have once again made it into my latest resin experiment. To be quite honest, I haven’t spent much time with two part silicone putty for mold making.  When I first learned mold making, I started with pourable… Read more »

Blue sparkle resin ring tutorial

resin flower ring tutorial

How to make a blue sparkle flower resin ring Make your own cocktail bling ring in an afternoon               Supplies needed: Resin Obsession super clear resin 1 ounce measuring cups Silicone flower mold (I used mold F0147 single flower) Alumidust intermediate blue color powder Stir stix Nitrile gloves Blue… Read more »

5 Tips for keeping your resin silicone molds in top shape

gold five

Silicone resin mold care Using silicone molds to create your resin jewelry can open up so many possibilities!  After you have gone to the trouble of purchasing or making your resin silicone molds, you want to make sure they last.  Caring for your molds isn’t difficult, but there are a few things to remember: 1…. Read more »

Plastic resin molds and silicone resin molds — what’s the difference?

plastic mold silicone mold

Should I use plastic resin molds or silicone resin molds for my resin jewelry and crafts? This is a such a good question (and an important one).  It is definitely important to know the pros and cons of each mold type before making your resin castings. Both types of molds can work with a variety… Read more »

How to make your own bangle bracelet form for molding in silicone

bangle bracelet form

How to make your own bangle bracelet forms for you to create your own silicone molds for resin This tutorial is graciously shared by Rona Phillips It is hard to find any tutorials on how to create your own forms for creating personalized molds for resin, so I thought I would create one to help… Read more »