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Respirator for working with foam latex

Hi,  I am going to use MonsterMaker's foam latex to cast characters this time. I used GM's before. The quality is good but the smell of amm…

Started by Jet Zhang

2 on Sunday
Reply by Count Croc

How should I cast this head?

I'm making a silicone cast using an internal armature to manipulate the eye and jaw expressions, similar to what was illustrated in StopmoN…

Started by David

8 Feb 11
Reply by David

Foam Latex or Silicone, need some suggestion. thx

I want to make some puppet and shot some clips for fun. I made some foam latex puppets before (way back to 07-10) and they are pretty good…

Started by Jet Zhang

6 Feb 3
Reply by Jet Zhang

Better ways to paint Platsil Gel 10 ?

Howdy y'all! I'm having some difficulties with painting Platsil Gel 10, I was recommended as a cheap solution to buy regular oil colors mix…

Started by Frej Bengtsson & Stellan Rutstam

26 Jan 15
Reply by Ron Cole

Casting Latex Skin in Latex Mold?

Hi Everyone! I’m brand new here, and working on my first project… Unfortunately I went BIG. I also made a mistake. I created an original sc…

Started by Sarah Parsons

8 Nov 9, 2018
Reply by StopmoNick

Foam latex alternative?

Greetings all! My first post on this wonderful site. I came across a simple and inexpensive method of making a type of foam latex on youtub…

Started by Jerry

9 May 11, 2018
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

What Type of Sillicone? Silicone and Expanding Foam

Hello! I am going to be making some puppets, which will essentially be talking shapes. So they will not have the usual facial structure. Th…

Started by Suraya

4 Apr 5, 2018
Reply by Suraya

injecting silicone

hey all, in the brilliant youtube adam savage clip looking at aardman's techniques for "early man", they talk about injecting silicone. is…

Started by David Braga

2 Feb 9, 2018
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Making a mould for big nosed sculpts

I am about to buy some mould-making equipment to start actually making moulds of my character's head for silicone. Before I do, I want to k…

Started by Erik Stickley

18 Mar 20, 2017
Reply by Erik Stickley

Attaching separite pieces to complex silicone model...

Hi everyone! I have created a  silicone model (see attached pic) but it is in separite pieces and I was wondering if I could get some advi…

Started by Tim Ryan

29 Mar 13, 2017
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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