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Poured Dresser

Take your resin artwork to the next level by sealing your furniture projects, like this poured dresser, with Mod Podge Resin. You can even make the dresser pulls with resin! Create this DIY for a beautiful statement piece to any bedroom.

At a Glance:

Project #15853 Skill Level: Advanced

This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid Supplies

Mod Podge ® Resin - 16 oz. - 25264

Number Needed: 1 $29.99
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FolkArt ® One Décor Paint™ - Coral Peach, 8 oz. - 36060

Number Needed: 3 $8.99
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FolkArt ® One Décor Paint™ - Iced Turquoise, 8 oz. - 36067

Number Needed: 3 $8.99
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FolkArt ® One Décor Paint™ - Wicked White, 8 oz. - 36054

Number Needed: 3 $8.99
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FolkArt ® Treasure Gold™ - Gold, 2 oz. - 3081

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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FolkArt ® Pouring Medium™, 16 oz. - 2689

Number Needed: 1 $10.99
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Other Supplies

  • Respirator
  • Gloves
  • Cups
  • Torch
  • Dresser
  • Two 4ft x 2in piece of wood
  • Four Rectangle Bar Silicone Mold
  • Plastic Drop Cloth
  • Screws
  • Screwdriver
  • Drill
  • Craft sticks

instructions

  1. You need two people for this project.
  2. Remove drawers from dresser and place them on the drop cloth as they are in the dresser.  Make sure they are touching.  Attach the scrap pieces of wood to the side of the drawers with screws making sure that the wood has at least five extra inches from both ends for a handle.
  3.  Mix colors into separate cups using 2 parts medium to 1 part paint.
  4. Pour over all of the drawers.  Pick up handles on both ends and move the paint around until the drawers are covered completely. 
  5. Next pour Treasure Gold right from the bottle onto drawers and move around again.  Allow to dry.
  6. Mix resin according the package instructions.
  7. Pour clear resin into the rectangle bar molds.  Allow to harden for 24 hours.
  8. Pour resin over each individual drawer.  Place the resin rectangle drawer pulls into the resin on the center of each drawer.  Allow to harden for 24 hours. 
 

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Related FAQs

Can a Mod Podge Resin project be decorated with paint?
Can I apply Mod Podge Resin in layers, and how long should I wait between applying each layer?
Can I use a mold when working with Mod Podge Resin? And what types of molds work best?
How can I thin out the resin mixture?
How do I mix Mod Podge Resin?
resources

Related Videos

Getting Started with Mod Podge Resin

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How to Mix Resin

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Using Acrylic Paint with Resin

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Related Resources

Mod Podge Resin Info Sheet

Mod Podge Resin Info Sheet

Download this PDF document to learn more about Mod Podge Resin.

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Related FAQs

Once Mod Podge Resin has been completely cured, it can be decorated or embellished with paint, markers, ink, and more. Once decorated, it is recommended that the surface be protected by pouring a thin top coat of clear Mod Podge Resin over the decorated surface.
Yes, Mod Podge Resin can be applied to a surface in layers. The second layer can be applied once the first layer has set. This could be one to two hours, depending upon the humidity level and temperature in the room.
Mod Podge Resin works best with all types of molds. Some molds like a silicone mold will not require a mold release agent, while other types of molds made of plastic polypropylene or polyethylene sheet plastic will require a mold release agent

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