Model plaster is finer than household plaster, specially produced for figurine casting.
When making a model piece, the plaster is very useful because it can be easily carved, cut and modify by hand force.
Gypsum can be painted and decorated with acrylic paint. Another common and important application is mould making.
Ceramic and porcelain compounds are casted into gypsum mould.
Both the casted gypsum piece and gypsum moulds can be replicated by casting into a silicone mould.
Plaster casting auxiliary materials:
- delayer allows us more time to process the mixed gypsum accurately
- surface treatment additive helps increase the surface quality and hardness, and durability of the casted gypsum.
- pigments decorates your masterpiece