Friday, December 23, 2011

Envirotex Jewelry Resin And The Magic Christmas Tree Picture

 I sure hope this image made you smile!  Isn't it beautiful?
 Yesterday I was scrolling through hundreds of Facebook posts when this image from Peggi Meyer Graminski appeared.  It stopped me in my tracks.  I wrote to her immediately and asked her about the picture and if I could use it for a blog post.  Her response gave me just enough time to create this one last post before the holiday weekend:
Hi Carmi! Yes, that would be fine - the photo I started with was a public domain image, and then I altered it in Paint Shop Pro to make it more "magical." I am glad you like it.
 There was little for me to do.  After placing the image in this pewter pill box I protected it with several layers of mod podge and then I added glitter.
One pour of the the new Jewelry Resin was all I needed to complete this magical box.
Thank you Peggi!  Peggi sells her imagery online.

4 comments:

  1. So very pretty! Love it! It would make a nice Christmas keepsake box!

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  2. Oh this is so amazing, and so beautiful! I love the glitter you added, making it seem magical. Love it!

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  3. Hi,
    Do you know if ETI is going to offer bigger containers of the new jewelry resin for those of us who are little more addi-- er, committed to the hobby? The price is very reasonable, but to have so many small containers is wasteful.

    Also, will you be experimenting with using these in molds? I imagine (and hope) that it's a combination of Envirotex Lite's hardness and EasyCast's ability to handle a deep pour.

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  4. Hi Future Forest. I am taking a few days off to prep for January blogs. Once we get a full launch of the new resin I am sure it will be available in a bigger quanitity size...but for now, it it still is not 100% launched, so this will be something to work on in the new year. Yes, you can use the new resin in molds, but as I have been saying, it is designed for shallow pours and EasyCast (the mold specialty resin) is designed for deep molds. I will do a post about that in the new year.

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