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March 2015

The Hyper Realistic Marc Sijan

By Ed McCormick 2 years ago 1 Views 1 comment

As a young artist Marc Sijan shared projects with legendary Duane Hanson to develop finishing techniques that they both incorporated into their sculptures. Sijan has elevated to pre-eminence in a golden age of hyper realistic sculpture. Hailed as the successor to Hanson as Master of the genre. Sijan is the only artist to have worked with Hanson.

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Glowing Over Spilled Milk

By Ed McCormick 2 years ago 1 Views 1 comment

Angela Torso - Milk Painted38

A 400 year old plaster finishing technique proves milk builds more than strong bones.

There are many ways to finish plaster surfaces, from paint, wax encaustic and tempera, to glues, glitter and maybe even feathers if that tickles you. Some are certainly more unique and artistic than others, but I find the old adage, “simple is better," true more often than not.

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Slush Casting The Full Head Latex Mask

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Block Mold Injection  38

In this posting, we provide complete instructions on how to create a professional quality full-head, latex mask.

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Injection Molding Explained

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Block Mold Injection  38 Injection molding is an extremely versatile method of producing products. It is one of the preferred methods for manufacturing parts because it has multiple advantages over other methods of parts molding. This manufacturing method is typically the preferred option for casting individual, thin-walled plastic parts.

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Defining Shore Hardness

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shore hardness

No. It has nothing to do with Muscle Beach. It is an important unit of measure in molding and casting silicone and polyurethane rubbers.

Life Once Removed

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Suzanne Heintz - Life Once Removed

SUZANNE HEINTZ’s work—described as equal parts photography, sculpture and theater—makes her an unusual artist.

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Free Sculpture Materials - Must Remove!

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Calling all creative space-saver sculptors. Now here is a great opportunity to solve the “law of unintended consequences..’ That is, what do the New England cities do with all the furniture items used to mark the spots of saved, shoveled out parking spaces?

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