A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, remember that you can always click the Modify button to edit the post and add additional information.
Total Members: 309,599
Currently Running With Scissors:
575 Guests and 20 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Resin Jewelry...I made in my kitchen !  (Read 3528 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
spoiledBlonde
« on: December 28, 2004 04:13:47 PM »

This is my 1st. listing and I hope you like my newest creation...I'm completely hooked.
I made this jewelry using Resin and candy molds.I made about 25 different pieces
It's very easy and little smell


http://photobucket.com/albums/v228/spoiledblonde/
THIS ROCKS   Logged
greeneyeses007
« Reply #1 on: December 28, 2004 04:59:05 PM »

Pretty! I've been wanting to try it, where did you get your stuff from?

Heather
THIS ROCKS   Logged

knitting blog? guilty.
http://www.yarntastic.blogspot.com
Are you tall? Do your shirts never fit? Come on over to tall girl knitting! http://tallgirlknitting.blogspot.com
Darkest_Faerie
« Reply #2 on: December 28, 2004 05:46:40 PM »

Yeah, Where can you get resin??? (I should know this cuz I work in a hardware store...but we dont carry it...)
THIS ROCKS   Logged

-See my photography here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/traceylheureux/
-Visit my blog here: http://tinystarcreations.blogspot.com/
-Check out my zazzle site here:
http://www.zazzle.com/paper_airplane*
spoiledBlonde
« Reply #3 on: December 28, 2004 08:01:42 PM »

I bought my resin @ the local craft store.... I also bought many different colors of dyes used in resin..it is sold right aside of the molds ,resin all together.I have used many different brands of resin....Enviro makes to many bubbles and it turns out cloudy. I also tried Castin craft ....oh my does it stink and your jewelry will smell very strong and does not mold quick, But the KING of molding(RESIN) and little smell is Easy Cast.It works every time as long as you mix correct and put in warm spot to harden over nite.
I hope this helps.
« Last Edit: December 28, 2004 08:48:35 PM by spoiledBlonde » THIS ROCKS   Logged
cowgirl
Offline Offline

Posts: 718
Joined: 13-Oct-2004

I get lazy sometimes...


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: December 28, 2004 09:16:55 PM »

how did you exactly make that? I love how it looks! It makes me want to reach out and squeeze it because it seems so fresh and shiny like a gummy candy! I've never used resin but I want to just to make something like that!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
spoiledBlonde
« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2004 06:03:16 AM »

Cowgirl,
Just buy resin and catyalist (easy cast) mix equal amounts..stir then pour into any plastic molds...It will turn out very hard,But look like a soft shiny candy.lol
I hope you have as much fun as I do.
I just made another batch using crystals and stones and they turned out so nice..I will list pictures later today Smiley
« Last Edit: December 29, 2004 06:06:18 AM by spoiledBlonde » THIS ROCKS   Logged
anacadabra
« Reply #6 on: December 29, 2004 11:36:38 AM »

OOOOH, those are very pretty.
I just bought envirotex but am afraid the toxins might overwhelm my teensy weensy apt. how'd you ventilate? I was thinking of putting a huge fan in the window but then it'd be like an icebox in here.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
spoiledBlonde
« Reply #7 on: December 29, 2004 01:40:21 PM »

I have used and do not like...plus the smell . becarefull.  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
spoiledBlonde
« Reply #8 on: December 29, 2004 01:43:49 PM »

I have used and do not like...plus the smell . be carefull.  Smiley Easy cast is the best it has little smell
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Freckles
I am Woman...Hear me Roar
Offline Offline

Posts: 120
Joined: 01-Apr-2004

I am an Addict.


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: January 28, 2005 04:32:10 PM »

How did you get holes to put jump rings through?  I have the resin and the mold, and have used only imbedded methods...The wire twist takes to much into chance with slow drying resin.  Do you drill through, and if so, with what kind of tip?  I assume a dremel...that's what the crafty ones do Smiley

Before I forget, can you use regular powder dye, or paint  or does it have to be resin specific??
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
The Best Bras for Tricky Dresses
3 Ways to Style Wide Leg Pants
Inside the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Fittings with the Angels
Wear 1 Holiday Dress to Every Kind of Thanksgiving Dinner!
The Best Looks from the Fashion Fund Presentations
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Decorative Bulletin Board
Rain, rain, you don't have to go away...
Tute Tuesday: Latch Hooked Rag Rug

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.