Smooth-On rubbers, plastics , foams and other materials have been used for years to bring movies, TV and stage special effects to life.
Movies that have used Smooth-On products to create spectacular special fx: Jaws, Star Wars, Pirates of the Caribbean, James Bond Series, Alien, Aliens, Saving Private Ryan, The Matrix, Harry Potter Series, X-Men Series, Lord of the Rings, Saw, Ghostbusters, The Chronicles of Narnia, Batman
TV production companies have created special effects with Smooth-On products: Star Trek; The Next Generation, The Sopranos, Dexter, Battle Star Gallactica, CSI; Miami, Nickelodeon, Myth Busters, Dirty Jobs, Saturday Night Live, MTV.
Broadway shows that use Smooth-On products to create stage props, theme effects and more: Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, The Lion King, Mary Poppins, Stomp, Blue Man Group, The Little Mermaid, Spam-a-Lot, Beauty & The Beast
...and many more productions too numerous to list!
Jon N. shows us how he creates a mold for his Thundercats shield.
This video demonstrates using Smooth-On's Encapso® K to create a realistic floral display.
Frank Ippolito shows you how to create a hollow resin cast of a helmet
This video tutorial shows how to make a fake foam prop rock using carved soft foam and UreCoat® urethane coating.
This lifecasting video tutorial shows how Ecoflex® 00-35 silicone can be used to lifecast a hand
This video tutorial shows how to make a prop shield for theater or cosplay using pourable foam and UreCoat® urethane coating.
Learn how production companies make prop weapons for use on stage or screen.
This tutorial takes you step-by-step through the process of making a large window pane suitable for using as a breakaway glass prop for stage or movie special effects.
In this body casting demonstration, Body Double® silicone is used to make a full head mold
Artist Paul Francis shows how he reproduces an original Terror Dog from Ghostbusters®
Tom creates his works of surreal art using silicone, foam, resin, any material which triggers his imagination.
This helmet was the fruit of 17 months of work.
Over 1.5 tons of Rubber Glass was used in “Die Another Day”.
Employing the right materials to meet an impossible deadline.
From a small squirrel to a giant T-Rex that is 20 feet tall, U.C. Fab can create it.
UD Replicas makes amazing costumes using Smooth-On materials.
Rubber molds can be made quickly and will accommodate the expansion of water during the freezing process.
Jeff's research into moldmaking and casting materials went a long way towards making his project a huge success.
Tasha Edenholm creates hand made and "One-Of-A-Kind" lifelike babies with Dragon Skin® Silicone
Stevie achieves extreme realism by creating appliances which visually and physically blend into the actor's skin
To maintain their reputation as one of the most advanced haunts in the U.S.,The Scarehouse incorporates Smooth-On silicones
Mario Benicio has provided special effects for films around the world
MisteRoboto has created an extremely realistic zombie animatronic using Mold Max® 10T
Smooth-On silicone takes the lead in making animatronic whales.
Gary has turned a part time hobby into a full-fledged lifelike animatronic.
It is simply impossible to readily discern that Guy's figures are not alive.
Prism artisans have perfected a technique for making incredibly detailed food items
For the upcoming film 'The Pink Panther 2', the action takes place at many locales around the world.
Operating out of Mentor Ohio since 1996, Screamline Studios has provided professional design, construction, and coordination for primarily the haunted attraction industry.
Working on a film-set is one of the most time-intensive occupations on the planet.
This Amazing Animatronic was Created With Ecoflex® 00-30
Mike Turner and the Arcana Workshop Created This Amazing Life Size Fantasy Figure Sculpture