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Create a gorgeous cat ear ring with the Scribbler 3D Pen
Making your own jewellery is super easy and so creative with the Scribbler 3D Pen.

Posted by Cat Morley from London, United Kingdom • Published See Cat Morley's 1114 projects »
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  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 1
    Step 1

    Start with a ring that fits nicely to help you get the size of your ring correctly. Sketch the inner ring onto paper.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 2
    Step 2

    Sketch around the outside of the inner ring with a marker pen to get the thickness of your ring correct.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 3
    Step 3

    If you'd like to put crystals inside the ears, pick out two that will fit nicely in the centre of the ears and arrange them on to loop.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 4
    Step 4

    Sketch the shape of the ears around the crystals.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 5
    Step 5

    Place the crystals to one side and heat up your 3D printing pen.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 6
    Step 6

    Start by filling in the inner space behind the gems with plastic. It only needs to be one line thick.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 7
    Step 7

    Stick the crystals to the plastic backing with jewelry glue.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 8
    Step 8

    Allow to dry for 10 minutes or so.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 9
    Step 9

    Begin drawing around the loop of your ring with the 3D printing pen, going around and around while following the pen lines you made earlier. Get the ring nice and thick and as even and smooth as possible.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 10
    Step 10

    Finally, draw around the ears, joining up to the ring base and sealing the crystals in place.

  • How to make a plastic ring. Cat Ear Ring - Step 11
    Step 11

    Leave to cool and then try on, cutting off any wisps plastic with scissors.

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