Moulding and Casting Museum Objects
Date: 6 - 10 June 2016
Tutor(s): Benner Larsen
Location: Dianalund, Denmark
Number of participants: 7
Participants on this highly developed practical course will carry out the techniques required in the making of high quality resin replicas of small objects (made from a wide variety of materials) for exhibition and conservation purposes.
Procedures and topics covered include mould-making principles; the casting of materials; making silicon rubber moulds for multiple replicas; mixing, storing and using epoxy resin; the application of pigments; finishing and retouching.
Accommodation for Course: Local guesthouse