Cement Sculptures

http://www.concreteconstruction.net/images/White%20Ferrocement%20Serves%20as%20Sculptor%27s%20Medium_tcm45-341206.pdf

http://www.siobancoppinger.co.uk/techniques/concrete

http://www.lorihough.com/FerroConcreteTechnique.aspxImageImageImageImageCreate a plaster cast mold of people’s faces, coat in vaseline then pour in concrete, and exact replica of their face.ImageImageImageImageHypertufaImageImageImageImage

http://coco724.wordpress.com/tag/hypertufa-sculptures/

Hypertufa, a lighter concrete mixed with perilite that can be carved when green, and is lighter

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mix is usually 1 portland, 3 peat and sand, poly fibers, silica fume. For the last layers I go 1:1:1 and add Elmer’s wood glue as a fortifier. Beginning to play with styrofoam armatures covered with drywall mesh and a concrete slurry. Waiting to get some white portland before I do anything big so I can try poly-chroming the finished pieces.

 

 

 

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