Starfish Bangles


Craft Tutorials, Permastone

ACTÍVA Products

Materials Needed:

  • Activa PermaStone
  • Measuring Spoon
  • Mixing Container
  • Water
  • Spoon
  • Starfish Shape Mold
  • Tray
  • Fine Sandpaper
  • Pearlescent Acrylic Paint
  • Ball Stylus
  • Paper Mache’ Boxes or Glass Bottles
  • Decorative Trimmings
  • Adhesive

Step 1


Mix compound according to package directions. Add 1.5 parts Perma Stone into 1 part water in a clean, disposable mixing container or bag.

Mix gently and slowly until a pancake batter consistency is reached.

Step 2


Place the mold into a tray.

Pour the Perma Stone mixture into the mold.

Gently tap or vibrate the mold on the try to release any air bubbles.

Step 3


Allow the Perma Stone to dry. Average setting time is approximately 20-30 minutes.

Step 4


Loosen the castings from the mold by gently pulling back on the mold’s edges. Lift the castings completely out of the mold.

Step 5


File down any rough edges on the castings using sand paper or file.

Step 6


Paint the castings with the pearlescent acrylic paint using the ball stylus, highlighting the bumps on the starfish. Allow the paint to dry.

Step 7

Display Surfaces

Select a container to display the starfish castings on. Display surfaces can be used as is or additional trimmings maybe added before attaching the castings.

Step 8


Adhere the starfish casting onto the display surface using adhesive. Allow the adhesive to dry.