Tag: silicone molds

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 »

5 Tips for keeping your resin silicone molds in top shape

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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 »

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

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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 »

How to cast resin into a reusable silicone mold

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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.     Unpublished Blog Posts of Resin Obsession, LLC © 2012 Resin Obsession, LLC

Under my thumb resin pendant

thumbprint resin pendant DIY

Create a thumbprint Resin Pendant Tutorial Create a special gift from you for your loved one using Resin Obsession Super Clear Resin. Material List: Resin Obsession Super Clear Resin Stir Stix Mixing Cups Polymer Clay (any color) Amazing Mold Putty Exacto Knife Drill and 1/16” Drill Bit Bail Chain Necklace Wax paper, freezer paper, or… Read more »

How to make a silicone mold for resin or polymer clay

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Did you know you can easily make your own silicone molds with the two part silicone mold putty kit by Alumilite?  This video, courtesy of Meredith of Cosmic Designs shows you how to make a simple silicone mold ready to use in 30 minutes.  (And by the way, this silicone is food grade safe, so… Read more »

Silicone Rubber for Resin Molds

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Silicone Rubber for Resin Molds Silicone rubber could have been created just for making resin molds—it is so well-suited as a material for making resin molds. Mold-making goes all the way back in history to ancient Egypt and China where they used sand, wax, glue, animal fat, gypsum, alginate, metal, plastic, antlers, and even gelatin… Read more »

Using Silicone Rubber for resin casting

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Silicone rubber has become the material of choice for making resin molds. Though the history of mold-making goes all the way back in time to ancient Egypt and China, using sand, wax, glue, animal fat, gypsum, alginate, metal, plastic, re-usable vinyl, and even gelatin, today’s resin mold-makers most often choose one of four different flexible… Read more »