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Casting for Crafters - Marie Browning

Casting for Crafters

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Published: 1st September 2007
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Casting pouring a material such as plaster or concrete into a mold, letting it cure, and then un-molding is a simple procedure that yields fantastic results.

Popular author Marie Browning provides a comprehensive introduction to every aspect of the craft, with a wide range of techniques, stunning projects to make, and beauty shots of every item.

Charts present the most common molds and indicate which casting materials work best with them; tried-and-true hints assure crafting success.

Introduction to Castingp. 8
Supplies & Mold-Making Techniquesp. 11
Choosing a Moldp. 12
Creating a Masterp. 16
Making a Mold from Polymer Clayp. 17
Making a Sand Cast Moldp. 18
Making a Rubber Moldp. 20
Clear Casting: Techniques & Projectsp. 22
Polyester Resin Castingp. 26
Vintage Pen Holderp. 30
Tea Time Recipe Holderp. 31
Memory Bricksp. 32
Memories Paperweightp. 34
Fish Paperweightp. 35
Epoxy Resin Castingp. 36
Puddle Beadsp. 38
Making Faux Gemsp. 40
Frosted "Glass" Pendantsp. 42
"Glass Bead" Necklacep. 43
Faux Amber Pendantsp. 44
"Amber" Heart Pendant & "Amber" Braceletp. 45
Faux Dichroic Pendantsp. 46
Oval "Dichroic" Pendantp. 46
Faux Dichroic Braceletsp. 48
Shell Necklacep. 49
Marbled Granite Knobsp. 50
Marbled Granite Coastersp. 51
"Jade" Coastersp. 52
"Jade" Cabinet Knobsp. 54
"Jade" Switchplatep. 55
Collection Castingp. 56
Pale Pebble Collectionp. 58
Seashell Collectionp. 62
Sea Glass Collectionp. 68
Cast Mat Framesp. 74
Military Hat Badge Collection Framep. 75
Tuscan Olive Garden Framep. 76
Seashell Framep. 78
Asian Orchid Framep. 79
Vintage Penny Framep. 80
Daisy Photo Framep. 81
Plaster Casting: Techniques & Projectsp. 83
Floral Table Accessoriesp. 90
Picture Bowp. 92
Bow Wall Ornamentp. 93
Lace Angelp. 95
Rusted Gargoyle Vasep. 96
Silver Claddagh Boxp. 97
Celtic Knot Framep. 98
Fruit Plaquep. 98
Sidewalk Chalkp. 100
Mosaic Mirror Framep. 101
Inspiration Plaquep. 102
Frog Plaquep. 102
Cement Casting: Techniques & Projectsp. 105
Garden Edgersp. 110
Grape Stepping Stonesp. 111
Pebble Mosaic Stepping Stonesp. 112
Planter Feetp. 113
Saying Stonesp. 114
Hypertufa Casting: Techniques & Projectsp. 115
Hypertufa Troughp. 120
Fossil Fern Birdbathp. 122
Fossil Leaf Fountainp. 124
Metric Conversion Chartp. 126
Indexp. 127
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ISBN: 9781402751936
ISBN-10: 1402751931
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 128
Published: 1st September 2007
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Co Inc
Dimensions (cm): 28.0 x 21.6  x 0.9
Weight (kg): 0.517