An introduction to basic techniques essential for beginners for successful moldmaking.
Techniques for making cavity molds, multi-part molds, and other methods to mold complicated originals.
Molds for casting concrete, form liners, concrete stamps, and GFRC decorative structures and panels.
Projects you can do at home for fun, school, or home repairs.
Capture and reproduce detail from the human body safely and accurately.
Techniques for professional quality makeup effects for film, TV, theater and more.
Make breakaway glass, realistic props and other special effects.
Using machinery or spray systems for making molds for concrete casting, architectural restoration, and more.
Make a custom candy or ice mold, even personalized chocolate, fondant or cake molds.
Techniques used to restore old or create new architectural elements.
Unique and beautiful candle creations easily made from silicone and urethane mold rubbers.
Techniques for developing your idea into a three dimensional physical representation.
Create displays for retail, theatrical, or even home usage as well as tutorials for solar cell encapsulation.
Make repairs, recreate parts, or make your own custom parts for prototype or production applications.
Make your own “precise response” suture pads, needle insertion pads, wound care and surgical training aids.
Make molds that capture very fine detail down to a "finger-print" to make exact reproductions.
Create, or make accurate reproductions of original sculpture and art displays.
Using silicone to create reusable vacuum bags for resin composite applications.
Applications using sprayable materials and equipment.
Rubbers, plastics, foams, pigments, etc. for realistically reproducing wildlife.
Fabrication of displays used in theme parks, restaurants, hotels, etc.
Make aquarium-safe fake corals and other decor for an aquarium setting.
Smooth-On is here to take the guesswork out of making flexible molds and castings
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This video demonstrates using Smooth-On's Encapso® K to create a realistic floral display.
This video shows how to make an extremely durable and animal resistant artificial vine.
This video shows how Habitat® Flex FR is used to make a realistic tree branch for theming or zoo applications.
This moldmaking video shows the process of molding an actual trout for taxidermy or propmaking purposes.