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How to make a plaster mold for ceramics

Pau Stephens, Mexican Monster Maker

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10 Lessons (50m)
    • 1. Introduction to the class

      0:57
    • 2. Materials

      4:23
    • 3. The model

      5:38
    • 4. Soap

      0:41
    • 5. Planning your mold part 1

      7:08
    • 6. Planning your mold part 2

      2:13
    • 7. Making your mold part 1

      11:48
    • 8. Making your mold part 2

      5:29
    • 9. 3 y 4 part of the mold

      6:47
    • 10. Last part and conclusions

      4:31

About This Class

Hello everyone in this class we are going to learn how to make a plaster mold for the slip casting technique in ceramics. 

With a plaster mold you are going to be able to make replicas of the same design in ceramics. The life of a plaster mold is around 90 replicas. 

In this class I will teach you how to make a good model for making your mold, how to plan your mold and the process to make it.

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Pau Stephens

Mexican Monster Maker

Hi, my name is Pau and Im a Mexican monster maker.

I studied Industrial design at IED Madrid and after graduating in 2012 I started inquiring in the ceramic world, first producing my own projects and after manufacturing for other people.

I moved to Poland early in 2017 and started pursuing my artistic career making ceramic sculptures and experimenting more with shape and materials.

If you want to see more of my work please feel free to visit my web and my Instagram for mo...

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