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Have you ever wanted to learn how to create art with epoxy resin, but don't know where to start? The Mermaid Trash Beginners Resin 101 ebook guide, will help you learn all the skills and information needed to begin working with resin as an art medium.

Written and taught by artist Lauren MacLeod. Get hands-on skills in this course that you'll be able to use and take forward into your own fun and exciting journey with epoxy resins. 

Students will receive a downloadable 80 page PDF via email "Ultimate Beginners Resin Guide". No physical product will be sent. 

Inside the PDF is also a step-by-step on how to complete an Ocean wave style mini cheese/serving board. 

Topics covered in the guide include:
What is epoxy resin?
Differences between resins like casting and coating.
Essential things to look for when buying epoxy resin.
Proper safety measures.
How to properly mix resin and hardener together.
What surfaces you can pour resin on and how to prep them.
Working temperatures and various resin tools that are needed to complete different projects.
Curing times and how to care for your resin projects over time. 

Dictionary of common terms.

And so much more!

Project materials for the Ocean wave mini cheese/serving board are listed below so that you may purchase the materials ahead of time. They will also be listed in the course material you will receive via email. 



Totalboat tabletop epoxy resin. Available directly on their website, and use code Mermaid10 to receive a 10% off discount. 

Mini wood cheese/serving board. Approx 9 inches long by 5 inches wide. 

3M sharp lines painters tape.

A heatgun and torch.

Gloves, mixing cups, and stir sticks.

Mermaid Trash mica pigment in Cape Cod and Sapphire Bay.

Mermaid Trash pigment drops in Pool and Midnight Sky.

Mermaid Trash pigment paste in Lace White. 

Optional: silicone mold in the shape of your choice for leftover resin. 


The Ultimate Beginners Resin Art Guide

$39.99 Regular Price
$16.00Sale Price
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