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Make faux quartz crystal jewelry that looks just like the real thing!
Make faux quartz crystal jewelry that looks like the real thing and is much lighter to wear!

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  • How to make a gemstone ring. Faux Quartz Crystal Jewelry  - Step 1
    Step 1

    Flat metal cuffs
    Ranger Melt Art Mold-N-Pour putty
    E-6000 Glue
    Glaze Coat
    One or two crystals to mold
    Cups, stir sticks and gloves
    Tape

  • How to make a gemstone ring. Faux Quartz Crystal Jewelry  - Step 2
    Step 2

    Mix equal parts of the Mold-N-Pour putty
    Press your real crystal into the putty and surround it to create your mold
    Wait 10 minutes and remove the real crystal
    Mix equal parts of Glaze Coat and stir for 5 minutes
    Fill your molds with the Glaze Coat

  • Step 3

    Watch the short video tutorial here:

  • How to make a gemstone ring. Faux Quartz Crystal Jewelry  - Step 4
    Step 4

    Remove the bubbles with a long arm lighter
    Let cure overnight in an unoccupied room or outside
    *You can also use colorants and glitter with this process
    When cured, scrape of the edges with a craft knife (if you need to)
    Glue the "quartz crystals" to a flat metal cuff with E-6000
    Tape in place while they dry

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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1428 projects
Sooooo pretty!
Mark Montano
Mark Montano · 357 projects
Thanks Cat! You've been cooking up a storm lately! It all looks delish! How are you?
I hope very well! How is the book doing? I posted several times to help it along! Big hugs and send some news when you're not so busy!
Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1428 projects
Yeah, I've got the cooking bug and thanks so much for sharing the book - it's all very exciting Happy
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