Full Torso Casting Kit
The full torso kit is for those of you wanting a fairly challenging project that produces a casting from the neck down to the hips. 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: 6/10
This kit comes with everything you'll need except for water and a model:
- One bag BodyGel (880) Alginate- 1.6 pounds
- One bag LiquiStone Casting Material- 10 pounds
- 7 rolls of 4x5 plaster bandages
- Metal hook for hanging finished sculpture
- Plastic smock for protecting clothes
- Complete illustrated instructions
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.
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labeling and packaging.
Not all of the product was clearly labeled as Alginate or Liquid stone. When the box was received it was in horrible condition and items were falling out. I still don't know if i am missing anything. I would have preferred to receive multiple boxes.