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 multi-piece 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.
Product Code: MM&CBK