Casting - iconoc(l)ast

From the basic to advanced casting - Insignia for everyday life

The workshop will give you an introduction to experiment with metal casting in a variety of ways. We will explore different ways of molding and casting by carving directly into molds of stone, rubber and plaster to give different results. We will use these same molds and models for further development through sand casting and lost wax casting.
Starting from a single personal inspirational point we will look how our ideas will be transformed and altered by the techniques we use.

    Tools & Supplies

    ISA supplies:

    • materials: pewter, aluminium, bronze, alpaca, brass (Extra costs for material: 50 €),

    • wax modeling tools.

    • NOTE: If you want to work with other materials as mentioned above, you need to supply them yourselves!

    Tools to be supplied by the participant: 

    • basic jewellery tools like saw, plyers, files, drills in different sizes. 

    TEACHER: Peter Vermandere (BE)


    Course details

    • 26 - 30 AUGUST 2024
    • duration: 5 days, 35 hrs
    • participants: min. 6 / max. 10
    • language: English, German and Flemish
    • Extra costs see: Tools & Supplies


    works by peter vermandere

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