Introduction: 'Glowrious Rings' for Sale on Etsy

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Step 1: Gather Supplies

Things you will need:


1. Wood

2. Epoxy

3. Mixing cups and sticks


5.Clear coat


1.Table saw/Miter saw

2.Drill with spade bit

3.Belt sander

4.Dremel with sanding drum

5. Sandpaper

6.Whole human body (for tools to use)

Step 2: Cut Thin Strips of Wood

Use a table saw or miter saw to cut two 1/8" thin strips of each species of wood.

Step 3: Mix Epoxy With Glitter

Add chosen glitter to a mixing cup and set aside. Begin to mix 2 part epoxy in separate cups. Once thoroughly mixed, add the resin to your glitter and stir.

Step 4: Pour Resin Over Wood

Lay wood strip on designated flat surface and pour resin, spread if necessary, covering the surface area. Let stand for a couple minutes to slightly cure and hold shape. Lay matching wood strip over top and let stand to cure overnight.

Step 5: Drill Hole

Once cured, drill a hole using a 5/8" or 11/16" spade bit.

Step 6:

Step 7: Cut to Size

Then using a table saw or miter saw, cut about 1/4" to the side of the hole that was drilled.

Step 8: Rough Shape

Using a belt sander, grind down all the corners to evenly shape a circle the best you can.

Step 9: Sand With Dremel

Now that you have the shape of a circle, attach ring to dremel using a 1/4" drum. Use tape or cloth if needed to ensure it fits snugly. Begin slowly spinning ring, sanding from 60 grit, up to 400 grit, to achieve desired shape.

Step 10: Clear Coat

After it's all nice and smooth apply your favorite finish and hang on a nail to dry.

Step 11: Finish

Wait till it's dry and woolah!! You have made yourself the coolest, most hip ring in town.

Step 12: Read If Ring Wasn't Hip Enough

Super hipified ring. Uses all the same pieces we just made.

Step 13: Cut Thin Strips

Cut thin strips of the pieces that were just made except cut them the short way.

Step 14: Glue and Clamp

Use wood glue and then clamp strips to let dry.

Step 15: Drill Hole

Drill your hole.

Step 16: Rough Circle

Use belt sander to get a rough circle.

Step 17: Sand With Dremel

Sand using grits 60-400 until it you have this.. Super woolah hipified ring!!

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