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Attention fishermen! Shatter Proof your Lures with Quick & Easy Alumi-UV Resin

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You don’t have weighing scales or moulds and you are looking for an easier way to make your fishing lures scratch resistant. Using the new UV resin is the way forward. Unlike most two part epoxy resins used for fishing … Continue reading

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Paint Rock – Plaster Painting Stall

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Paint Rock is a market stall who offer onsite plaster painting as well as take home gift packs. Children love spending time creating their very own masterpiece with our huge variety of plasters and paint colours. Paint Rock is a … Continue reading

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Faux Marble Chess Board

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One of our major suppliers has brought to our attention a beautiful Faux Marbled Chess Board Designed by Myléne Hillam.   This type of project uses ETI’s extremely versatile Envirotex Lite coating resin available for sale in Australia here: Envirotex Lite Materials … Continue reading

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How to make an Epoxy Coffee Table!

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See what one of our customers has created using our Aldax Crystal Cast Epoxy Resin.

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Getting Started With Crafting!

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An extra source of income has become a necessity for many people these days, to keep pace with the rising costs of home ownership, family responsibilities and so on. While an extra job would be nice for many this is … Continue reading

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How to Cut and Recycle Glass Bottles

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A bottle cutter is a great tool that can convert many glass objects found around the home into works of art. Bottle cutters allow artists and craft persons easily to cut and reuse glass bottles and glass jars. There is … Continue reading

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How To Make Model Train Scenery

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New lightweight model railroad scenery We are often asked how to make lightweight model train scenery. A story on how Macey’s a well known New York store overcame the problem of damage to their floats  used in  the stores annual … Continue reading

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Introducing the Exciting New Craftco DeLuxe Resin Jewellery Starter Kit

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At last a deluxe resin jewellery making kit that has everything! Start your fascinating journey into the wonders of making resin jewellery with a starter kit that has samples of most resins and decorative materials included, giving you the opportunity … Continue reading

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Mould Making Material for Resin Jewellery

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Using do-it-yourself or ready-made moulds to make resin jewellery expands your horizons. Almost unlimited shapes and sizes of ready-made jewellery moulds to make cabochons, pendants and earrings are available to add diversity to your jewellery designs. Moulds come in many … Continue reading

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All About Plasters

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There are a variety of plasters and gypsum cements used in mould making, master models and finished art forms. These products originate from the highly versatile raw material, gypsum, commonly known as “plaster of Paris”. Gypsum is a natural material … Continue reading

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