Life Casting

A comprehensive course covering many aspects of life moulding, casting and finishing.

Students will cover the basic principles to the more advanced high-spec materials and methods. Taking moulds from each others hands, face and other areas of the body, students will be encouraged to work creatively, technically and above all safely in this fascinating medium.

Processes will include :

  • Two-piece plaster bandage mould.
  • One piece alginate plunge mould.
  • Two piece torso mould.
  • One piece alginate and plaster bandage case mould.
  • Body- safe silicone.
  • Plaster and wax casting and finishing.