Resin and gold leaf art are two of the most luxurious materials that can be used to create art. When combined, they produce a stunning effect that captures the eye and leaves a lasting impression. If you're looking to add a touch of glamour to your abstract art, then resin and gold leaf art are definitely worth considering.
In this blog, we will know about the material used and easy comprehensive steps to make stunning resin abstract art with resin gold flakes.
However, before you start applying the resin, it's important to follow these steps to ensure that your abstract masterpiece shines like a golden god. So, let's get resin-ing!
- Haksons Resin & Hardener -Ultra Clear High Gloss Epoxy Resin Coat – Grade I
- Acrylic Paint
- Imitation Gold Leaf
- Primed MDF
- Glue Stick
- Paint Brushes
- Wooden Sticks
- Powder-Free Disposable Glove
- Face Mask
- Paper Cups
- Plastic Measuring Spoons
Step 1 – Begin by dropping Acrylic Paint of colours of your choice in an abstract manner onto the Primed MDF board. Then, take a clean paintbrush and, in a swiping motion, level out the paint.
Step 2 – Once the paint is completely dry, go over the section you want to Leaf with a Glue Stick. After putting a generous coat of glue, tear out a piece of the Gold leaf and press it down lightly over the section.While dealing with Gold Leaf, be very patient and ensure there is no wind in the room, as even the slightest breeze can tear the leaf.
Step 3 – After 3-5 minutes, use a clean brush to sweep off the excess leaf from the edges.
Step 4 – Mix your Haksons Resin and pour it all over your project. Once it's leveled, cover it and let it set for 24 hours.
Voila ! it's done. Isn't it a beautiful resin abstract gold leaf art?
Adding gold flakes for resin to your abstract art is a fantastic way to bring a touch of elegance to your creations. And, if you want to achieve the best results with your project, make sure to use high-quality materials. BohriAli offers the best epoxy resin for crafts , such as the Haksons Resin & Hardener, fluorescent acrylic paint used in this tutorial, and much more that will give your artwork a professional finish. Check out BohriAli’s products here.
So, get your creative juices flowing and start experimenting with gold flakes for resin today!