Mouldmaking and Casting : A Technical Manual, Hardback Book

Mouldmaking and Casting : A Technical Manual Hardback


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.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 160 pages, colour illustrations, 41line drawings
  • Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Metals technology / metallurgy
  • ISBN: 9781861266682



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