Budget geodes, Inspiration, Tutorials

Auditioning some colors for a resin geode

Let's face it. Resin is expensive. If we make a mistake, and a piece is ruined or just doesn't come out as expected, that's a lot of money to waste. When I have a large project in mind, sometimes I will audition the colors on a tile and see how they work together. That's exactly… Continue reading Auditioning some colors for a resin geode

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Budget geodes, Materials, Tutorials

Make crushed glass from dollar store glass vase filler nuggets

We all want to add a little sparkle to our resin geode art. Real gemstones and crystals can be expensive and the crushed glass you find in craft stores, and glass glitters come in small bags but not for a small price. There has to be a way to DIY the crushed glass yourself. Good… Continue reading Make crushed glass from dollar store glass vase filler nuggets

Budget geodes

Budget resin geode with dollar store supplies

This is the first geode art that I took any video of. I had already started and had mapped out my colors, painted the base and added my sparkles, beads and stones before I started to record the rest of the process.  This is created on a 6 inch birch cradled panel. My materials can… Continue reading Budget resin geode with dollar store supplies