The full torso kit is for those of you wanting a fairly challenging project that produces a casting from the neck down to the upper thighs. While not a beginner project, this kit is the easiest way to learn full torso casting. Kit comes with all the materials a professional would use to make a torso cast. Procedure takes about 30 minutes of the models time and another 30 minutes of your time. The casting can be painted and hung on the wall on a sturdy nail.
Difficulty Scale: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
This kit comes with everything you'll need except for water and a model. The Genesis-X alginate sets in 10 minutes which allows for plenty of time.
The technique is basically:
Applying the alginate
Applying the plaster bandage shell
Removing the mold
Pouring the mold
Finishing the cast
It is best to have an assistant working with you when doing this large a mold unless you have lots of experience.