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I really enjoyed creating this project to celebrate Valentines, I loved experimenting with the Relics and Artifacts cast resins, textures and different Finnabar products. I hope you enjoy :)

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Relics & Artifacts Rising Spirit resin Finnabair Gesso Black Color Bloom Spray Mist Vintage Coal Finnabair Glitter Ebony & Ivory Krylon Gold spray paint Chicken wire earring grey board Glossy Accents

Relics & Artifacts Rising Spirit resin Finnabair Gesso Black Color Bloom Spray Mist Vintage Coal Finnabair Glitter Ebony & Ivory Krylon Gold spray paint Chicken wire earring grey board Glossy Accents

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Spray cast resin heart and flame with gold spray paint.

Spray cast resin heart and flame with gold spray paint.

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Trim chicken wire to rough heart shape using wire cutters and then spray with gold spray paint.

Trim chicken wire to rough heart shape using wire cutters and then spray with gold spray paint.

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Adhere resin heart and flame to a solid grey board background, and adhere chicken wire, using strong clear drying glue; Or if you have it, use fine gold wire and tie it on at backside of heart resin.

Adhere resin heart and flame to a solid grey board background, and adhere chicken wire, using strong clear drying glue; Or if you have it, use fine gold wire and tie it on at backside of heart resin.

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Using a dry soft wet wipe apply black gesso to flame resin, and allow to partially dry.

Using a dry soft wet wipe apply black gesso to flame resin, and allow to partially dry.

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Using a wet wipe rub off/back some of the black gesso (as shown in photo) to highlight flame relief pattern.

Using a wet wipe rub off/back some of the black gesso (as shown in photo) to highlight flame relief pattern.

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Apply a heavy coat of spraymist.

Apply a heavy coat of spraymist.

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Remove some of the mist with gentle misting of water and allow to dry.

Remove some of the mist with gentle misting of water and allow to dry.

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If when it drys the mist isn't enough repeat apply a little more of mist (as I did 😄).

If when it drys the mist isn't enough repeat apply a little more of mist (as I did 😄).

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Apply small dollops of glossy accents (as shown in photo).

Apply small dollops of glossy accents (as shown in photo).

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Liberally sprinkle with glitter, shake off excess and allow to dry.

Liberally sprinkle with glitter, shake off excess and allow to dry.

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I also added a small earring gem over resin flame, adhered with strong clear drying glue.

I also added a small earring gem over resin flame, adhered with strong clear drying glue.

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Here is some close up detail.

Here is some close up detail.

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