How To Make A Glow-In-The-Dark Table With Photoluminescent Resin

Sometimes you come up with an idea that just clicks and you instantly become passionate about it. That is exactly what designer Mike Warren did when he created his new table. He took his passion one step further and made this table a one of a kind table.

How To Make A Glow-In-The-Dark Table With Photoluminescent Resin
Mike Warren

It looks like an ordinary table with a very unique paint job.

How To Make A Glow-In-The-Dark Table With Photoluminescent Resin
Mike Warren

But the thing that makes this table unique is more than just paint.

How To Make A Glow-In-The-Dark Table With Photoluminescent Resin
Mike Warren
How To Make A Glow-In-The-Dark Table With Photoluminescent Resin
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As an avid woodworker, I’ve seen clear casting resin applied to tabletops as a protective finish and to fill voids from knots. Using this same technique that’s been around for ages, I just added the twist of glow powder

How To Make A Glow-In-The-Dark Table With Photoluminescent Resin
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After the resin had cured, I took the table top out into the sun and was amazed at how much it glowed when I brought it back inside. It’s really like magic and something that isn’t quite captured in pictures or video

This beautiful table uses glow in the dark resin, so yes, this table actually glows.

You can see more of the process in the video below.

Mike Warren created this masterpiece and in the video above you will see a tutorial of how to fill the naturally formed voids in wood with photo-luminescent powder mixed with clear casting resin.

To see how he did it you can watch video above or read through Warren’s step-by-step instructions over on Instructables.

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