Some tips for estimating mica powders for your resin castings
A wrap up of Makers Central 2019
Upgraded the stand for the mini dragon egg I made. This new stand fits the egg perfect, and it matches so well too!
Resin cast stained glass panels. Mold making and casting
https://youtu.be/n_drri07B8Y Finally tried out casting some alligator jaw bone to make some pen banks with on the live stream. I couldn't be happier with how the pen turned out. If you'd like to try casting some gator jaw blanks, you can order it from Turners Warehouse: https://www.turnerswarehouse.com/products/alligator-jaw The extra gator jaw blanks I made during [...]
These hybrid dragon eggs are super fun to make! In this video I turned up a stopper blank to make a mini version of a colorshift hybrid blank I made.
Which pressure pot should you use for resin casting? In this video, I cover what features to compare when choosing
Definitely one of the weirdest materials I've dunked yet... Scott Groves hair! Overall the project turned out fairly decent, and it was pretty fun making an ice pick out of it
How to cut Aluminum Honeycomb panels, safe and easy!
https://youtu.be/-OyoaXBQtWM Finally, the wait is over! Time to announce the winner of the 25K Giveaway. In this video I also added some stickers to the pressure pots that I've collected from other folks, and I mentioned some upcoming planning I'll be doing for 2019. Check out my Short Runs section where you will find [...]
This year's Christmas ornament is made with candy canes cast in Alumilite
To celebrate hitting 25K subscribers on YouTube, I made a project video and we're having a giveaway! Enter at the bottom of this post.
https://youtu.be/5W-l6_x8hXo Getting nebulous/aurora effects in resin is easy! Only two ingredients plus some resin, and you can make some pretty cool spacey effects with resin. In this video I show you how I create this effect and share some blanks and a pen I've made with this method. Click the links below to order colorshift [...]
Heating resin casting molds can help out a bit, in this video I cover when I heat my molds up and how I get them toasty
Turning some aluminum honeycomb handles for the new stainless steel honey dipper kits
The skull Halloween lamp project cast and turned on the lathe. Great DIY decoration project!!
Can you cast resin in a metal springform style cake mold? Let's find out!
Finally got a chance to dunk some mammoth ivory and made a bud vase with the blank. See how the blank was made and turned in this video
Got my tickets, got my passport... I'm ready to head to England for Maker's Central 2019!!
Check out the highlights from the SWAT Symposium. What a great weekend!!