10 novembre 2011

molding experiences

  I never eat cabbage. At the Crous' awards ceremony the 7th of novemer 2011 where I won the third regional prize, they presented a buffet with eatable installations : entire cabbage in which they poked toothpicks with fingerfood. I wanted to preserve these little strange landscapes inside of these vegetable forms and molded them. Then, I looked, what else would create strange forms... I tried an elastomer and a latex mold to keep all the details. I hadn't the time to do more, i did my diploma instead. My year 2013... [Lire la suite]
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07 mars 2011

continuing to train myself...

I got to improve my technique, so I did one two things after each day of Videoformes's internship. - A tiny molding exercise I did this evening, I just finished the second side of the four sides this evening (the bottom will be the casting/molding opening in the final printing). I will do the two other sides tomorrow- err... no, today.  (it's 01:03 a.m. already!)   - And another mold with whom I will do a mask with a material I discovered at Videoformes' internship : It is easy to manipulate, you get a beautiful smoth... [Lire la suite]
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26 février 2011

continuing the costumes

Here some pictures of the work in progress. . .First, I sandpapered the hands to be sure and then started to work with clay on one of them...       I will cast them in silicone (tainted+painted) so I can put them on like gloves sticked to my skin This is the only useful reference with which I had to work. bisous X3
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04 février 2011

plaster mold and silicone. . . molding workshop 2011 at the esacm

Here some pictures of the past three days. This workshop was really enriching and very interesting!The artist, Frank, who taught us all these things was joking with us all the time, but he was always there for a dozen of students! Really remarkable, I'm really thankful I had the chance to participate.Transform my body's shape by first molding my hands. These are for two different projects : I didn't care their look so much, they are the base for other constructions (animalic hands, Popeyearms etc). He did my left hand, I did the... [Lire la suite]
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