Showing posts from May, 2019

Alcohol Ink Art Rainbow Resin Coasters DIY!

Alcohol Ink Art Rainbow Resin Coasters DIY!      Alcohol inks are the newest and greatest art medium.  These coasters are petrified rainbows, frozen in place as a glorious work of art.  They are addictive to make, look great on a table and will protect the table from condensing drinks.  They are magical and turn out as a surprise each time!      The inks dance and sink in the resin making the most interesting patterns.  They are different every time, even if you drop the alcohol ink in them identically.      See the tiny details of the alcohol inks suspended in the resin.  It's almost like looking at images magnified in a microscope.      The clear resin is the perfect canvas for the dancing of the alcohol inks. Supplies Needed: Alcohol Inks Silicone Mold EasyCast Clear Casting Resin Resin mixing supplies (2 measured cups, stirring sticks, and gloves) Cardboard box that fits the molds.      Begin by mi

Glitter Resin Tumbler with Cricut Vinyl DIY

 Glitter Resin Tumbler with Cricut Vinyl DIY Are you on the tumbler craze yet?  This was my first one and I love the intense glitter!  Make a glitter tumbler for school teachers, summer camps or as fun gifts.  Customize them with favorite colors or names and intensity of glitter.  It's a great reminder to drink plenty of water each day...or perfect for a warm drink on a cold morning.  It shines in the sunlight like a beacon!  Note, this is not dishwasher safe...but I wouldn't wash a stainless steel tumbler in the dishwasher anyway.  Just hand wash to be safe.  Let's get started! Supplies Needed: Stainless Steel Tumbler Chunky Glitter Envirotex Lite Pour On High Gloss Finish Glitterific Paint Dishwasher Safe ModPodge Chrome Vinyl cut with Cricut Maker Painters Tape Begin by wiping the tumbler down with rubbing alcohol. Then tape off the top edge and the bottom edge of the tumbler with blue painters tape. Begin painting the glitterific paint all o