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UK artist Rachel Dein’s method of plaster casting captures everyday objects in a unique and delicate way. She makes impressions in wet clay, and then pours plaster directly over them. The clay captures...

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Silk flowers dipped in plaster-of-paris: You may have seen some plaster dipped items previously around the web. But I quite like this idea and thought they warranted a little time in the spotlight.

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3 Super Easy and Innovative Plaster of Paris Recipes

Plaster of Paris recipe...Add 1 part warm water 2 parts white glue in mixing bowl. Stir well. Then add small amounts water, continue to stir. Add water until consistency is smooth medium thick,

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Here is a rough translation in English. Plaster powdered (plaster of Paris?) Water A receptacle to mix plaster 1 spoon to mix Square moulds of silicone tealight Mat acrylic paint and brush Dull varnish
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Here is a rough translation in English. Plaster powdered (plaster of Paris?) Water A receptacle to mix plaster 1 spoon to mix Square moulds of silicone tealight Mat acrylic paint and brush Dull varnish

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Plaster Leaf Prints. Lay down newspaper. Plaster of Paris, 2 parts plaster 1 part water, mix to yogurt consistency, pour onto burlap. Lightly press leaves vein side down for 10-15 min (if leaf is thin, coat with vaseline to prevent tearing when removing). Remove leaves. Coat with mod podge before painting (plaster absorbs paint).

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neat technique: score the bottom of a Styrofoam tray with a pen or pencil, then cast plaster. The plaster will come out raised.

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