Once you realize that you can use resin to make your own custom jewelry, there is no stopping the ideas that come flooding in. Resin jewelry can be completely customizable from the type of resin jewelry you want to make, to the shape, the color, the type of pigment (finish), the inclusions and the added details you add once it is cured.
Making resin jewelry is one of the easiest things you can do with resin, and it is great for beginner resin jewelry artists as well.
To make resin jewelry, you will need the proper resin for jewelry as well as molds, a heat gun, mixing tools, colorants and inclusions and safety gear.
We are going to share how to make your own resin jewelry, beginning with what is the best way to make resin jewelry, what kind of resin to use, which type of colorant you can use in resin jewelry as well as resin safety and inclusions to consider.
Let's get into it.
So to start off, you will have to decide what kind of resin jewelry you want to make.
The easiest resin jewelry to make is something you can pour resin into a mold that already has a pre-cut hole for a chain. Necklaces are a great one to start with, because once they have cured in the jewelry mold, simply pop it out and add the chain you want it on. Other easy resin jewelry pieces include bracelets and pendants.
There are many different types of resin jewelry you can make; we suggest hopping on Amazon to find the right jewelry molds for resin. They are a great price there and if you know what you are looking for, you will find the best molds to make your pieces.
Now let's get into the other supplies you will need.
To make resin jewelry, you will need:
Once you have all of your resin jewelry materials, it is time to start creating.
Resin safety is important. Like many other chemical artforms, there are vapors that you will want to protect your lungs and face from. We highly recommend purchasing a proper respirator for resin, and the respirator we use and recommend is the full face respirator by Parcil Safety.
And now you have gorgeous resin jewelry. You can add any extra details if you want to use a paint pen or stamp of any sort, or just enjoy it as it is. String your chain through or put your resin jewelry on, and be proud that you made it yourself.
And now you have gorgeous resin jewelry. You can add any extra details if you want to use a paint pen or stamp of any sort, or just enjoy it as it is. String your chain through or put your resin jewelry on, then take some amazing jewelry photos, and be proud that you made it yourself.
We hope you enjoyed this article.
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