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Make sure to check out my blog! I'm going to show you (as best as I can) how to make light transmitting concrete. Google it, and you will be amazed a...
You need to roll some polymer craft clay into a flat circle. Make it as level as possible.
I cut out a ring from a spray paint can lid...anything that is waterproof will work. After you cut it, press it into the clay. The whole point of thi...
Get one of those plastic fiberoptic toys. They have that sort of 'frill' of glowing wires...see the photo :) Cut a bunch of small 1 inch segments by b...
Stick the small fiberoptics you cut short (in the last step) into the polymer clay. This may take awhile...but it's kinda fun! I used pliers. If you...
I used Rockite Floor Leveling Cement. It's realty just super-duper plaster...it's more durable and looks way cooler. I even think it's finer grained ...
Once the concrete is cured (2 hours?) pull off the polymer clay and cut off the plastic ring. The concrete will not stick to the clay...in fact, it's...
After you let the de-molded concrete dry out over night, cut off the extra long fibers. I used finger nail clippers to pick them off :)
Use sandpaper to polish your new piece of light transmitting concrete! the effect is quite strange...sort of alien feeling. Light, even colored light...
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Posted:Mar 26, 2010
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