Workshop 2: Life Casting

Saturday, May 04, 2013 to Sunday, May 05, 2013

Workshop Duration: 2 days

Workshop Description

The Professor will teach, demonstrate and guide students through the professional process of conducting a life casting of an alginate half-mask, beginning with casting preparation, bandage application, casting construction and refining the casting. Life castings of face, hands, and other body parts are used to reproduce perfect surface detail and form from your original model. This course consists of lectures, live demonstrations, hands-on learning, and instructor assistance guiding the process.

Workshop Objectives

  • Working with live subjects
  • Creating a negative casting
  • Creating plaster positive
  • Casting refinement
  • Take Home: Personal Face Casting, and Photographs

Workshop Disclaimer

  • All workshop fees must be paid in full on or before first class date. Space is limited and reservations will only be confirmed upon receipt of full payment.
  • Fees are non-refundable in order to reserve the required tools and materials supplied by Ghoul School FX Workshops. Students who miss a class day will be able to make up the same class day during the next available offering of the same course.
  • Workshop registration is open to all persons 18 years and older.
  • Due to the nature of the materials used during the workshops, it is the responsibility of students that have allergies or respiratory issues to disclose this at the time of registration.