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Sunday, January 3, 2016

Figure Sculptures in Paris Craft (Plaster Gauze)










































7 comments:

  1. I love these sculptures. Where do you get plaster gauze from? Or is this something you make yourself?

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    1. http://www.dickblick.com/products/plastr-craft/

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  2. Also, do you simply dip the gauze into the plaster of paris? Then spread the gauze on the sculptures?

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  3. Finally,
    How much gauze did you need to purchase for a class to complete this project?
    I have 26 kids in my class.
    Thanks so much.

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  4. It comes pre-embedded with plaster. You just wet and mold it. It dries quickly. They used to use it for casts when you broke your arm when I was a kid. If you Google 'plaster craft' or 'Paris craft' you can order it.

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  5. I will look tomorrow. It was ordered by the previous art teacher. I just switched schools and am using up what she ordered.

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