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Thu, Aug 15, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

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Chelsea, Manhattan
110 West 19th Street Lower Level
Btwn 6th & 7th Avenues
New York, New York 10011
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 13 and older
Average Class Size: 10

What you'll learn in this casting class:

This class is not for people who make castings; this is a class for people who want to know how to make castings. This Resin-Rubber Overview is geared toward new-comers to casting who want to know about the materials available and the basics of how to use them. This class is designed for artists who are new to casting.

An important step in making successful casts is being familiar with materials available. The more you know about the materials and their characteristics, more likely the better your casts will be. Another important step is knowing the various casting techniques and when and how to use them.

This class is devoted to discussion demystifying various casting materials such as gypsums, polyurethane, polyester, epoxy and silicone, their properties, inhibitions, characteristics; as well as advantages and disadvantages. Other topics that will be covered include; what is a release agent and do you need one, how to make a bonded metal casting and finishing options for you cast pieces.

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Classes are non-refundable but may be transferred to another date if you notify us 2 weeks prior to the start of class.

No refund will be given for 1 week or less notice.

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5:30pm - 7:30pm TBD 1 $45
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Question from Anonymous
Is this class geared toward a specific age range?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there! This class is recommended for students age 13 and up. Hope this helps!
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Question from Jessica V.
Are there any material requirements for this course or is it just lecture?
Answer from Alina B. Verified Student
No it’s hands on!! He provides you with the materials you need it’s just a good intro to casting!
Answer from gina p. Verified Student
They give u a sheet of paper with info on it. The instructor explains everything and does a demo. It’s moatly a lecture.
Answer from Kristle C. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Jessica! This class is about lecture and demo. The school provides all the necessary materials.
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Reviews of Classes at The Compleat Sculptor (22)

(22 Reviews)
Intro to Casting
Reviewed by Anonymous on 12/7/2018
A lot of information. Well organized. Exactly as billed- an introduction lecture.
Intro to Casting
Reviewed by Karen M. on 8/16/2018
Loved it !! Exactly what I expected..
Intro to Casting
Reviewed by Jessica V. on 6/16/2018
Intro to Casting
Reviewed by Marc F. on 6/14/2018
Intro to Casting
Reviewed by Laurel D. on 4/19/2018
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