Tag Archive: mold making

Sep 07

Keyhole Tumbler 5

keyhole tumbler 5

This is another example of the plaster mold. When I made the molds of the keys and keyholes in plaster, I used the wax positives I’d crafted with paraffin and the two-part soft silicone molds. ┬áTo get the wax out of the plaster, I baked them inverted in a craft oven over a pad of …

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Mar 24

Gothic Altered Book

Altered key book cover

It’s funny how sometimes the things that take you the longest are the least impressive. I spent a long time on this book. It had many different steps, from screwing the pages shut, to cutting the insert out. I agonized over every piece to put into the book. Which colors go right? Do I draw …

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