Mold Making and Resin Casting: Yeti or Confucius

Mold Making and Resin Casting: Yeti or Confucius

Learn the basics of silicone mold making and resin casting including materials, curing, tools, terminology, and mold types while making a statuette.

Introduction to RTV silicone mold-making and resin casting. Make a one-piece open pour cup mold of a 4 inch seated Confucius or Yeti statuette and produce a resin copy.

In this class you will learn:

  • Introduction to mold making materials and suppliers
  • Tin cure vs Platinum cure rubbers
  • Types of resin
  • Basic recommended tools to get started
  • Terminology
  • Considerations when making molds, undercuts, material selection, casting method.
  • Tips for producing good molds & casting

Make / Hands on:

  • Constructing the "mold box" Mixing and pouring the mold
  • Cutting the mold or easy de-molding
  • Mixing and pouring resin & de-molding

Tickets:

Idea Foundry Member - $65

Non Member - $80

Upcoming Dates

  • JANUARY 17 | 6:30-9:30PM (6 Spots Left)
  • FEBRUARY 21 | 6:30-9:30PM (4 Spots Left)