SILICON MOLD-MAKING AND EPOXY RESIN CASTING PART II (In Person)
Mon, 5:30 - 9:30 pm, 10/3/2022 - 10/31/2022 (No Class on 10/10/22)
16 hours, $675
Take home your object cast in class
Prerequisite: Introduction to Epoxy Resin
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In this course you will learn the diffent types of casting materials and techniques used when making reproductions of objects with epoxy resin. The class covers the terms and vocabulary associated with silicone mold making as well as how to read and understand technical and safty data sheets. Bring in a small object that you would like to reproduce. You will make a mold and cast that object in epoxy resin. Explore the myriad expressive qualities of epoxy resin casting and create beautiful and functional objects.
- Materials & equipment
- Measuring & mixing silicone
- Vacuuming air out of material
- Box-making for mold containment
- Use of Releasing agents
- Creating 1-Part & 2-Part molds
- Resin pours into molds
- Air bubble removal