We are getting together this weekend to make picture pendants using Lisa Pavelka’s Magic-Glos Resin. We met her at CHA and she gave us some and she showed how to use it create a crystal clear finish and even embed little gems in your pendants. Can’t wait to try it! www.lisapavelka.com
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