Intro: 'Glowrious Rings' for Sale on Etsy
Step 1: Gather Supplies
Things you will need:
3. Mixing cups and sticks
1.Table saw/Miter saw
2.Drill with spade bit
4.Dremel with sanding drum
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 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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