- Activa PermaStone
- Measuring Spoon
- Mixing Container
- Starfish Shape Mold
- Fine Sandpaper
- Pearlescent Acrylic Paint
- Ball Stylus
- Paper Mache’ Boxes or Glass Bottles
- Decorative Trimmings
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.
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.
Allow the Perma Stone to dry. Average setting time is approximately 20-30 minutes.
Loosen the castings from the mold by gently pulling back on the mold’s edges. Lift the castings completely out of the mold.
File down any rough edges on the castings using sand paper or file.
Paint the castings with the pearlescent acrylic paint using the ball stylus, highlighting the bumps on the starfish. Allow the paint to dry.
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.
Adhere the starfish casting onto the display surface using adhesive. Allow the adhesive to dry.