Cast like Magic – by folkenstal
This book will help you to get easily into mold making and casting with resin.
It has all the basic informations on what equipment is needed, how to make
various types of molds, and it will show you how and where to avoid rookie mistakes.
At the end of this book you’re able to make one-part and two-part silicone molds, and brush-on molds and you’ll understand the basics of what silicone and resin to use for your projects.
If you struggled to find the right moment to start with mold making and resin casting or don’t know
the basics of it, this book would be the perfect guide!
You’ll make amazing things once you’ve started!
This book comes as a fancy PDF and you’ll get a download link after purchase.
- about this book
- what is molding and casting?
- am I properly equipped?
- the mold box
- sealing your model
- silicone and resin 101
- types of silicone
- additives for silicone
- synthetic casting resin – an overview
- additives for synthetic resin
- vacuum containers with vacuum pumps
- one-part silicone molds
- undercuts in models
- cut silicone molds
- two-part silicone molds
- registration keys
- casting channels
- brush-on silicone
- rotation casting
- more tips and tricks