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The Perfect Time to Try Resin

Posted by Kevin on June 30 at 01:33 pm

All Resin is 20% off through Wednesday July 6th. Get yours now! If you’ve never used resin before, it’s easy! You can create custom components to make your designs your own. We’ve added several tips & techniques today to help you get started.

Today, we’ve published several new tips & techniques to answer some of the most frequent questions we get about resin.

Technique 1: How to seal materials for use in resin

Before using porous materials like paper or photos, you need to seal them with a crafting glue to prevent the resin from seeping in. This technique will tell you everything you need to know. See it now.

Technique 2: Preventing bubbles in your resin

This is the #1 question we get about resin. Bubbles are annoying, but easy to prevent. See how.

Technique 3: Fixing a surface mistake

Lima Studios Crystal Clear Resin is self-healing. If you make a mistake, you can always sand the surface and paint a new layer of resin over it. No one will ever know! See the technique.

 

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    Melissa S says:

    Thank you, guys! Ever since Easter I’ve been covetting your resin supplies… maybe I can scoop them up now! And I really appreciate the detailed instructions. They aren’t as easy to find online as one would think. :)

    Have a Happy Fourth!

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    Fenya says:

    I am having a lot of fun using the resin with my wirework, stamping and scrapbooking papers! I have made a few pendants and they are really cute!

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