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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 S

9 May 11
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
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
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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

25 Jan 19
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

face skin mold

Curious if anyone knows how they made that skin mold for Uncle Creepy, Was it a silicone prosthetic over the original head sculpt or someth…

Started by patrick wave

1 Jan 25, 2017
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

what do you do with stuff you've used to make resin?

I resolved not to ask any questions until I'd read every question on here, for fear of boring everyone with the same old questions that you…

Started by David Braga

4 Nov 16, 2016
Reply by David Braga

Puppet Putty is compatible with silicone!

Hi folks, my buddy Martin found a way to make silicone molds directly over Puppet Putty. Until now, it was not known that you could do it w…

Started by Don Carlson

0 Nov 3, 2016

Casting silicone in silicone

I have had success casting platinum cure silicone like Ecoflex into other platinum cure silicone like Moldstar from Smooth On and was wonde…

Started by Tim Daniel

11 Oct 1, 2016
Reply by Jason Whetzell

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