Craft & Design

Modofly points us to John Golden’s three-part tutorial on making resin jewelry. He pours the resin outside (covers the pieces to protect from dust and bugs) – it’s pretty nasty stuff and it’s important to have good ventilation. This technique uses a paper image as the decorative basis of the pieces – it’s neat, you could do lots of things besides jewelry. Here are part 2 and part 3.

8 thoughts on “Resin jewelry tutorial

  1. a drinking game for these videos. Every time he says Modge-Podge you take a shot and by the time he gets to done with video three you’ll be plastered as thick as those rings.

  2. There is wayyyyyy too much superfluous information in these videos. It could’ve easily been condensed into one video. Is it really necessary to show me an entire video on coating paper with glue and cutting out with scissors?!

  3. I agree with the others. Good but a little too long.

    One thing I have used in the past to accurately mix up small amounts of fiberglass resin is disposable plastic syringes. Use one for the resin and one for the hardener of course, not the same for both!

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Becky Stern is a Content Creator at Autodesk/Instructables, and part time faculty at New York’s School of Visual Arts Products of Design grad program. Making and sharing are her two biggest passions, and she's created hundreds of free online DIY tutorials and videos, mostly about technology and its intersection with crafts. Find her @bekathwia on YouTube/Twitter/Instagram.

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