This is my latest attempt at a freeform resin wave. Only this time, I used a rope to create the shape and a polystyrene cone to mould the curve.
As always, these videos are the results of my experimenting with resin. I like to share the process in order to help you get the most out of your resin and to hopefully, inspire you to step out of your comfort zone and get creative.
For this project, I opted for a purple wave, well we have seen lots of ocean coloured waves and I was looking for something a little different. As with all experiments, we learn by our mistakes and I hope by showing how I fix these mistakes, it can help you avoid them.
For this project I used:
- 800ml Resin (U-Resin Standard UV)
- Length of rope (cut to fit the size of your project/fit under your plastic)
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- Le Rez Expressions Epoxy Pigment Paste – Angel White (http://bit.ly/lerezmatpaste)
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