Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Falling behind again - trying to catch up

 I have been doing resin  tube in pens and loving it - just need more time

Resin
Current work is  tube in sierra pens -  so I find the pics, print on waterproof label -cut out with my Scan n Cut  and apply to the  brass tube  then put into the  tube in mold

Then I am using art resin product (1:1) for its clarity and pour over and let set 
hard to see but resin is setting 

then when they come out  I turn on my lathe - (got mine at Canadian tire up here under 250.00 10 years ago )
what a mess I make 

and then I turn them , and sand and sand to about 12000 mesh  and then polish with a plastic polish till they shine 
so far 
First one took a while I think I redid at least 5 times sanding and polishing till I figured out how to get a shiny finish 
and then assembled into a Sierra style pen  (that matched my tube in mold for size ) 
the next one was getting better 






then the next - better                       
 Then I used one of my honeycomb molds that I 3d printed and filled with resin and was happy with that 


Finally I did this one that I took for work  as I love the colors - and so far the best one I have done 


SCRAPBOOKING

Was away at a retreat on the  may 3rd weekend and loved it - loved being pampered - unfortuantely my knee was still hurting from the bakers cyst and my hip nerve was killing me (if I had only gone and got some aleve would have been fine ) 
Had a ball and did some scrapbooking 


didnt get the last one finished to where I wanted so until next scrapbook crop 


6 comments:

  1. I’m glad to have discovered your website which is so full of wonderful information. I love that you try new things and delve deeply into them. I just wanted to let you know....in case you think no one is paying attention. Love, love, love your curiosity and willingness to explore and play and create quality artwork.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Ingin memainkan permainan Q-Kick dengan lebih mudah dan cepat, disarankan bermain dengan menggunakan Aplikasi Bobol Q-Kick.

    Info Jitu
    Hoki pasti

    ReplyDelete
  3. I like the way you share the information. Thanks for such amazing information. I really appreciate your efforts.
    Online Pharmacy Store

    ReplyDelete
  4. Great Post...
    This Best Anti Fungal Cream in India is a natural formulation to fight fungal skin infection which arises due to sweat and humidity basically for athletes’ foot.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Nice Post, Thanks for sharing this information
    Natural Is Always the Best!
    aloe vera soap

    ReplyDelete