Resin Jewellery Supplies in the UK from the right UV resin to dust masks and sanding blog by Nikki Kamminga at Tree of Opals

Resin Jewellery Supplies in the UK

Resin Jewellery Supplies in the UK can be tricky to find and are probably the most important (followed by metalworking) for an jeweller working with different media. I've decided to put together a list of the supplies I use in...Read More
Memorial Gift Ideas Tree of Opals blog by Nikki Kamminga

15 Memorial Gift Ideas

When someone close to you loses a loved one it can be a struggle to find the right memorial gift ideas for them. Nothing can replace someone who has passed away but the right keepsake can bring a bit of...Read More
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Microplastics in Jewellery

Microplastics in Jewellery: Reducing Glitter Waste Plastic has been worrying me for years now. As a child of the 80's I grew up with lots of fruit and veg, supermarket produce and virtually every other thing we bought being packaged...Read More
how to make cremation ash jewellery by keepsake artist Nikki Kamminga or Tree of Opals

How to Make Cremation Ash Jewellery Part 2 of 2

How to Make Cremation Ash Jewellery After some disasters with resin, like a batch of EcoResin turning everything yellow, even hair and fabrics, I went back to using standard epoxy resin and recommend Axson D150 (I don't know if this...Read More
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Wave of Light

Wave of Light: Baby Loss Awareness 2017 [caption id="attachment_15836" align="aligncenter" width="400"] wave of light graphic free download[/caption] The Wave of Light #waveoflight is a show of love and hope across the world as those affected by baby loss show candles...Read More
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How We Edit Our Photos

Product Photography: How We Edit Our Photos at Tree of Opals How We Edit Our Photos at Tree of Opals has never been much of a secret but here I'm going to share some of the tricks and tips to...Read More