DIY resin magnets
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DIY Flower Resin Magnets

Capture the beauty of nature all year-round with these lovely DIY pressed flower and soft glitter translucent resin magnets.
Age Group: Adult Crafts
Project Type: Kitchen

Supplies

  • 2.5 oz EasyCast Clear Casting Epoxy
  • 1 Octagon Reusable Knob Mold
  • 1 Mold Release and Conditioner
  • 4 Measuring cups
  • 3 Wooden craft sticks
  • 1 Gloves
  • 1 Straw or small kitchen torch
  • Pressed or dried flowers assorted small flowers and leaves
  • 1/4 tsp Fine Glitter white and purple colors
  • 6 Small Round Magnet 1 per resin magnet
  • 1 E600 adhesive small dab per magnet
  • 4 Translucent Pigment Dye yellow, green, blue, red

Instructions

  • ┬áSpray Mold Release and Conditioner into cabinet knob molds.
  • Mix equal parts of EasyCast Clear Casting Epoxy and hardener into one measuring cup.
  • Evenly divide the resin into additional cups based on the number of different colored magnets.
  • Add one drop of translucent pigment dye to each cup in color of your choice.
  • Pour colored resin into mold filling 2/3 of the way.
  • Sprinkle glitter over top of resin.
  • Place pressed flowers and leaves into each mold.
  • Pour more colored resin into each mold until filled to the top.
  • Use straw or small torch to blow off any bubbles in the resin.
  • Cover and let cure 24 hours.
  • Remove from molds.
  • Glue small magnet to back side of resin using E6000 adhesive.