Creating Geode Resin Art
Resin geode art is a beautiful and unique way to decorate your home. But before you can start creating your resin geode artwork, you need to gather the necessary supplies. To create geode resin art, you will need a few supplies from Just Resin. You'll need some casting epoxy resin. This is the main ingredient used to make your stunning geode art, so it's important that you obtain quality casting epoxy that won't crack or discolour over time. Additionally, you will want to purchase geode silicone moulds in various shapes and sizes to form your geode designs. Furthermore, glitters, crystals and pigments are necessary ingredients for adding colour and texture to your creations; be sure to choose colours that coordinate with each other when selecting these materials. Safety equipment such as gloves and respirators (if not working in a well ventilated area) should always be worn when handling chemicals like epoxy resins for added precaution. With all of these items at hand, you can easily begin crafting beautiful works of art from the comfort of your home.
What is Resin Geode Art?
Resin Geode Art is created when an artist pours layers of resin onto a substrate to create a one-of-a-kind, three-dimensional work of art that resembles natural mineral/rock formations, with the finished product often reminiscent of a geode, gemstone and crystal that has been sliced also known as agate slice. The resin used can be either clear or opaque and can be mixed with tinters such as pigment pastes, inks, and glitter to create unique effects. The artist may also embed objects such as stones, shells, or crystals into the resin to add another layer of interest to the piece. It is only after the resin has been poured and cured that the beautiful colours and patterns are revealed.
The process of creating resin geode art can be quite time-consuming and requires great patience, but the results are well worth it. The beauty of this type of artwork is that each piece is totally unique and no two will ever look exactly alike. Whether used as wall art, a centrepiece in a living room, or simply to brighten up any corner in your home, resin geode art provides an eye-catching addition to any space.
Resin geode art is not only visually stunning, but is also incredibly durable. Unlike the conservation needs of an oil or acrylic painting, resin geode art is not susceptible to fading or damage from UV light exposure if maintained correctly and avoids over exposure to outside elements. This makes it the perfect choice for both indoor and outdoor displays. Resin geode art is also very low maintenance; simply wipe with a dry cloth to remove any dust or dirt build-up.
What Geode Art Supplies are Needed for Resin Geode Art?
To create resin geode art, you will need:
Casting Resin: This is the main ingredient in resin geode art. You will need to purchase casting resin specifically designed for use with geode crafts.
Colourants: To add colour to your resin geode art, you will need to include inks, pigment powders or pigment pastes.
Glitter: You can use fine glitter or chunky glitter to add sparkle to your geode.
Extras: If you want to get creative, you can add other things to your geode art such as beads, stones, shell and any other items objects your heart desires.
Gloves: Resin can be messy, so it is important to wear gloves when working with it. This will help keep your hands clean and free of resin.
Mixing cups: You will need these to measure and mix the resin and colourants together. Make sure your mixing cups are made of a material that will not react with the resin, such as silicone.
Stir sticks: You will need something to stir the resin with. Plastic, wooden or silicone mixing sticks work well.
Paper towels: These help wipe up any spills or drips.
Protective surface: Resin can damage surfaces, so it is important to protect your work area. Cover your surface with a sheet of plastic, wax paper or specialised work mat.
Find Everything You Will Need for Geode Art at Just Resin
Just Resin has the complete selection of resin products and accessories to help with your geode art. If you need supplies for basic geode art or a complex project, Just Resin has everything you need. Our extensive range of products includes epoxy resin, geode moulds and geode pigments to create stunning pieces of art. We also have an array of resin art tools such as mixing cups and spatulas to help make the geode artwork easier. In addition to our wide selection of products, we provide helpful tutorials on how to use them so that even beginners can get started with confidence in creating their masterpiece. From start to finish, Just Resin provides all the resources necessary for anyone looking to develop beautiful one-of-a-kind geode projects. With our fast shipping times and great customer service; getting your next geode art project off the ground is easy with Just Resin.
Contact us today for more information and support from our expert team.