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Resin Keychains

Make custom keychains using Mod Podge Resin and the Mod Podge Alphabet Silicone Molds. Create personalized monogram keychains or unique designs that are great for gifts. Add Mod Podge Alcohol Inks and glitter to give you pieces more color and shine.

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At a Glance:

Project #15859 Skill Level: Advanced

Plaid Supplies

Mod Podge ® Resin - 8 oz. - 25263

Number Needed: 1 $19.99
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Mod Podge ® Silicone Molds - Alphabet, 2 pc. - 25293

Number Needed: 1 $15.99
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Mod Podge ® Alcohol Ink Set - Beach Please, 2 pc. - 25285

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz. - 901

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - New Leaf Green, 2 oz. - 2578

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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Other Supplies

  • Small geometric shape silicone mold
  • Fine purple glitter
  • Respirator
  • Torch
  • Gloves
  • Disposable cups
  • Craft sticks
  • Small craft drill
  • Keychain hardware
  • Liner brush
  • Frame shaped keychain
  • Small scrapbook letter
  • Gold glitter


Blue "S" Keychain

  1. Mix Mod Podge Resin as directed.
  2. Mix 2 drops of Light Blue Mod Podge Alcohol Ink into the resin.
  3. Carefully pour the resin into the desired alcohol mold.
  4. Allow the Mod Podge Resin to cure fully.
  5. Remove the cured resin from the mold.
  6. Using a small craft drill, make a hold in the resin letter.
  7. Add keychain hardware to complete the keychain.
Painted Flower Keychain
  1. Mix Mod Podge Resin as directed on the packaging.
  2. Mix a small spoonful of fine purple glitter into the resin.
  3. Pour the resin into silicone mold and fill it halfway.
  4. Allow the Mod Podge Resin to cure fully.
  5. Using a liner brush and FolkArt Acrylic Paint, paint a small flower on the surface of the resin.
  6. Mix more Mod Podge Resin.
  7. Fill the rest of the mold with clear resin. Allow the Mod Podge Resin to cure.
  8. Remove the resin from the mold. Drill a small hole in the resin with a craft drill and add keychain hardware to complete the project.
Wood Frame Resin Keychain
  1. Mix Mod Podge Resin.
  2. Cover the back of the frame keychain with painters tape. Make sure there is a tight seal so resin won’t leak out.
  3. Pour a small amount of resin into the opening. Place a small scrapbook letter and sprinkle some glitter. Pour more resin on top to fill the space.
  4. Allow the Mod Podge Resin to cure.
  5. Remove the painters tape and use sand paper to remove any leaks or inconsistencies.

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?

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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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Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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