making a toy

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making a toy

Post by JamesKid » Mon Apr 07, 2008 8:53 am

i study art at school and as part of the course i get to choose the subject, for one i wanted to make a toy.

i had an idea of making a toy out of clay and then casting it in plastic or rubber and then use plastic to make the actual toy.

i saw this idea on a guys blog a while ago where he documented how he did it and i was woundering if anyone knoew it

also i was woundering if anyone had any ideas on techniques or materials i could use


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Post by das mo » Mon Apr 07, 2008 11:50 am


you can checkout my stuff at It is all done in house. I use Mold Max silicone and Smooth Cast resin.

You might also want to have a look at Dave´s blog at for his monkey project docu.

This one helped me last year:

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Good luck!

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