Resin jewelry is made from liquid plastic that magically turns solid when a hardener is added. Pretty cool The popularity of these resins for jewelry making has soared with the introduction of easy-to-mix, low-odor products, ideal for crafters. Now best-selling author Sherri Haab shows how to put the miracle of modern technology to work making necklaces, bangles, bracelets, pins, earrings, and rings. Projects range from simple to sophisticated, from Bakelite-style heart pins to faux amber earrings to glitter gem bracelets, from scrimshaw bracelets to cloisonne pins to transparent resin necklaces backed with gold leaf. Packed with tips on tools, supplies, finishing, and creating special effects, including ideas on combining resins with polymer clay, "The Art of Resin Jewelry" is a beautiful and practical introduction to an exciting craft.
The Art of Resin Jewelry
Watson-Guptill Publications, Incorporated
Layering, Casting, and Mixed Media Techniques for Creating Vintage to Contemporary Designs