All Discussions Tagged 'casting' (17)

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Casting in Plasticine (or something with the same qualities)

So I want to create multiples of my animation character to be used for different purposes , I am quite confident with silicone and plaster…

Started by Rachael Hayes

1 Mar 17, 2014
Reply by StopmoNick

Molding and Casting Masterpost

Hello all, I'm an aspiring character fabricator. Recently I decided to compile all of the information I know about molding and casting into…

Started by Sabrina Chaney

6 Dec 19, 2013
Reply by Sabrina Chaney

Suggestions on where to buy Hydrocal in bulk online for cheap?

I live in Philadelphia, and the art supply stores sell it for 15 dollars per 5 pounds and my college student budget isn't exactly built for…

Started by Lea v.

4 Aug 16, 2013
Reply by Lea v.

Mould Making

So I've spent the last few days making some moulds and casting a puppets hands and as I've been doing this I'm thinking this can't be how a…

Started by Grace Diggens

9 May 23, 2013
Reply by Strider

Avoiding Surface Bubbles When Casting Foam Latex?

Is there some secret way to apply foam latex into a plaster mold of a puppet that has a texture like scales or other bumps on it's skin tha…

Started by Ron Cole

34 Jan 21, 2013
Reply by grecodan

Silicone-rubber Question

Hi there! I'm going to make a puppet-head with a 2-side plaster mould. I'm wondering if I could use some natural Fimo clay for the model to…

Started by XJFilms

2 Oct 16, 2012
Reply by XJFilms

Accurate Plastic Casting Material?

I'm looking for an accurate plastic casting material.  Suggestions? I've used Monster cast and similar fast curing urethanes, and while the…

Started by Dave Hettmer

3 Jul 11, 2012
Reply by wm gruendler

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