Rijacki Design

Alchemist’s Workshop

Ms_Rijacki_iconWhen ever I work with epoxy resin, epoxy clay, or polymer clay, I feel a bit like a mad scientist in my alchemist’s workshop combining and mixing up chemicals, ’cause I am. Muhahahaha, and I shall take over the world! err umm…

The Alchemist’s Workshop is a series of articles about working with resins and clays or any other mixed media material which requires mixing, heat, or is a chemical compound or requires science. The Basics posts will focus on an aspect of working with a medium (or two) in a broader overview with a short beginner level tutorial on how use the post focus. Project Tutorials will be projects from start to finish using various techniques that incorporate the basics and beyond.

Basics

EPOXY RESIN – DEMYSTIFYING RESIN AND RELATED TERMS: Defining the arcane of resin.

EPOXY RESIN – MIXOLOGY: Measuring and Mixing Epoxy Resin

GETTING A BIT MOLDY: Exploring the many types of molds for Resin and Clay

Planned Future Post Topics for Basics (not in any order)

  • Bails
  • Colourants
  • Epoxy and Polymer Clay
  • Finishing techniques
  • UV Resin
  • Cold Casting with Brass and Aluminium powder
  • more

Project Tutorials

None yet

Planned Future Post Topics for Project Tutorials

  • Faux Opals
  • Marbling with epoxy resin and pigments
  • Coins
  • Resin with Dimension
  • more

 

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