Sculpture Techniques 1

CFA AR 327

This course will attempt to provide an understanding of basic mold types, the skills required to make basic molds and a rudimentary knowledge of different casting materials. The course will experiment with different mold types to duplicate a form in a variety of casting materials. Plaster waste molds and plaster piece molds will be made, as well as a basic rubber mold. These molds will be used for casting in different materials, including: hydro-cal, hydro-stone, Design-Cast, Fast-Cast cement and wax. Course will include a field trip to a local bronze art foundry and lost-wax bronze casting will be discussed.

FALL 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Montgomery CFA 558 TR 6:30 pm-9:15 pm Stamped Approval
Open to CFA
with Faculty

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