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Best Mold material for Silicone Cast?

Hey everyone! Newbie here on the site but well knowledgeable in animation. So I am working on stop motion project that I am certain I want…

Started by Zed S.

4 on Monday
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Pouring platsil 10 too thick

Hey all, I've been animating for a while, but have recently started exploring silicone puppets, which is a whole world out of my comfort zo…

Started by Joseph Brett

5 Jul 30
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Low Humidity Compensation with Monster Makers Foam Latex

Hi all, Can someone tell me how to compensate for low humidity when using Monster Makers' foam latex?  As I'm reading online, all I can see…

Started by Jim Taylor

2 Jul 1
Reply by Jim Taylor

Respirator for working with foam latex

Hi,  I am going to use MonsterMaker's foam latex to cast characters this time. I used GM's before. The quality is good but the smell of amm…

Started by Jet Zhang

5 Mar 15
Reply by James Krysa

Foam Latex or Silicone, need some suggestion. thx

I want to make some puppet and shot some clips for fun. I made some foam latex puppets before (way back to 07-10) and they are pretty good…

Started by Jet Zhang

10 Mar 9
Reply by James Krysa

Foam latex alternative?

Greetings all! My first post on this wonderful site. I came across a simple and inexpensive method of making a type of foam latex on youtub…

Started by Jerry

10 Mar 8
Reply by James Krysa

Sculpture material of puppet hands

Hi, I am going to make silicon hands for my foam latex puppet. I am wondering which material I should use to make the hands sculpture, whic…

Started by Jet Zhang

7 Jan 31
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Shining skin on foam latex

Hi, I made a search on Celebrity deathmatch series. I found the older version puppets were definitely made from foam latex with lots of wri…

Started by Jet Zhang

5 Dec 20, 2019
Reply by Jet Zhang

How should I cast this head?

I'm making a silicone cast using an internal armature to manipulate the eye and jaw expressions, similar to what was illustrated in StopmoN…

Started by David

8 Feb 11, 2019
Reply by David

Better ways to paint Platsil Gel 10 ?

Howdy y'all! I'm having some difficulties with painting Platsil Gel 10, I was recommended as a cheap solution to buy regular oil colors mix…

Started by Frej Bengtsson & Stellan Rutstam

26 Jan 15, 2019
Reply by Ron Cole

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