Friday, August 21, 2020

How to Care for Resin Moulds

Your resin moulds are quite an investment in your resin hobby so you want to make sure that they last a long time. After you've been resin crafting for a while, you'll start to get quite a collection of moulds. No matter what type of moulds you have, they won't last forever. But if you look after them, you'll get many, many casts from them.   So, let's break this down into the two main types of moulds you'll use with resin :    SILICONE  and  PLASTIC ,   and look at what the best practices are for caring for each type of mould . Silicone Moulds Silicone moulds are the best thing since sliced bread and will take your resin casting to a whole new level! Why are they so good?  Because... resin doesn't stick to them...  they're SO easy to demould...  silicone moulds last a really long time and you'll get a lot of castings from them. You can buy them or make them yourself and they come in every design you could possibly think of. And yes...