Mouldmaking and Casting: A Technical Manual (Hardback)
  • Mouldmaking and Casting: A Technical Manual (Hardback)

Mouldmaking and Casting: A Technical Manual (Hardback)

Hardback 160 Pages / Published: 23/05/2005
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Mouldmaking and Casting is a technical manual of the many techniques of this ancient craft and art form. With step-by-step illustrations, it explains the materials required and the processes involved to create reproductions of a range of pieces. The book covers traditional techniques as well as today's more advanced technical methods. Topics covered include: Plaster waste and multipiece moulding Silicone and vinyl moulds Clay press moulds Casting from a life model Wax casting Polyester resins and fibre glass Cold-cast metal casting Cement casting Written in a clear, practical style it gives invaluable instruction for artists, model makers, sculptors and craftspeople.

Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781861266682
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 892 g
Dimensions: 260 x 215 x 18 mm

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