DIY Jewelry Inspiration- Ancient Relics

by Jeanne Holland February 03, 2023

With the right tools and materials, you can easily create stunning pieces that look like they’ve been buried for centuries. In this post we'll learn how to create pendants that look like fossils and ancient relics such as roman coins. See the full broadcast here.


These wax seal style pendants are easy to create with this simple technique. Apply a background of hematite ultimate paint, let dry and top with thin layer of UV resin. Cure under a UV Light. 


Thisancient relic turtle fossil pendant looks like it is embeded in a layer of sediment on a river bed. Featuring a detailed turtle fossil charm made of natural brass, it is accented with Pearl Ex Powders, giving it an eye-catching shimmer. Add multiple layers of powder for a more metallic effect.


This ocean starfish charm is accented with raku patina effects, giving it an eye-catching shimmer and shine.The charm is accented with raku patina effects, giving it an eye-catching color. The UV resin and Pearl Ex Powders add depth and dimension. It's the perfect way to bring the beauty of the beach to your look.


The embedded butterfly looks like it has been buried for centuries. Achieve this look by layering ultimate paint, vintaj charms UV Resin and Matte Glaze.

There are so many options to make your pieces look ancient.  Embed charms or use blue bronze patina effects and top with uv resin


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