Course Overview

This course will encourage you to explore and experiment with a range of craft materials, tools and techniques for their safe use in mouldmaking. This is a real chance to get creative and experiment with moulding and casting in a variety of processes.

This is an ideal start up course for you if you would like to create multiple models/functional ware. You will have access to our dedicated mouldmaking facilities where you can use recyclable gelflex, plaster, create from recycled plastic functional moulds. All aspects of working with negative and positive space will be addressed including undercuts and the theory of multiple section moulds.

You will be guided and mentored by an experienced tutor. There will be opportunities to learn the fundamental methods of mouldmaking which can be be explored through casting medium such as clay, plaster, resin, wax, fabric, latex and other applications.

Updated September 2020

Entry Requirements

No prior experience is necessary

Course Delivery

This course is classroom based, for three hours a week for 10 weeks and is subject to continuous assessment.

Progression Opportunities

Additional Information

Mandatory Studio Fees - £20

Students can additionally purchase other preferred materials from the following recommended stockist:- Alec Tiranti Berkshire Tel: 01635 587 430 Fax: 01635 864 845 Email: 3 Pipers Court, Berkshire Drive, Thatcham, United Kingdom 

Llwyn y Bryn
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Detailed Course Information

Where and when can I study?

Start Date: Wed 14 Apr 2021 | Course Code: VA895 PLD | Cost: £50

Level 1   Wed   2-5pm   10 weeks   Llwyn y Bryn  

This course has already started, however you may be able to enrol on it if there is availability. Call 01792 284000 to enquire for availability.