Concrete and Epoxy Resin Sphere Art

By Ben Uyeda

SKILL
easy

Create your very own piece of modern home decor by mixing concrete and resin to create an abstract sphere piece in the color of your choice 🏡

Tools

  • Angle Grinder
  • Polisher

Accessories

  • 3 PC. 4-1/2" Masonry Grinding Wheel Set
  • 3 PC. 5" FOAM DUAL ACTION POLISHER CUTTING PAD SET

Materials

  • Hammer
  • Quick Setting Concrete
  • Quick Setting Epoxy (Clear)
  • Resin Dye Set
  • Small and Large Glass Bowls

Steps

STEP 1

Mix concrete mix together in a large bowl.

Mix concrete together in a large bowl. Create one bowl containing the plain concrete, then make a second bowl with colored concrete.

STEP 2

Pour a layer of concrete into the large glass bowl.

Pouring concrete into bowl

STEP 3

Pour a second layer of colored concrete into the glass bowl. Place the smaller bowl in the middle of the large bowl and press down.

pouring concrete into bowl

STEP 4

Mix resin together. Then pour a layer of resin on top of the two previously poured layers of concrete.

Pouring resin on top of concrete in glass bowl

STEP 5

Pour a layer of concrete on top of the resin layer. Use a straw or a toothpick to adjust concrete as desired.

Pouring concrete into resin

STEP 6

Allow the concrete and resin piece to dry. Once the piece is dry use a hammer and flathead screwdriver to pull the glass off of the piece.

Removing glass mold

STEP 8

Grind the concrete piece to shape and smooth the edges.

Tools

Angle Grinder
Grinding concrete piece

STEP 9

Smooth and polish the resin component on the piece.

Tools

Detail Polisher/Sander
Buffing the resin