Moulds and ceramic manufacturing

Guided visit (30 min)

Collections: Earthenware and porcelain from the Count of Aranda’s Royal Factory and Contemporary Ceramics

Many of the objects that surround us are manufactured with moulds, which facilitate mass production. The use of moulds during the manufacturing process usually leaves clues: in this activity we will discover which pieces have been produced with moulds.

Introduction to the workshop (20 min)
Demonstration of a ceramist
Manufacturing process with plaster moulds.
From the original sculpture to the mass reproduction.

Workshop (60 min)
Demonstration of how to use a mould.
Individual work: manufacturing of a piece with moulds.
Customisation of the piece.
Students can decide which type of piece the group is going to create: historical character, athlete, emblem…
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Pieces will be delivered in 15 days



                     
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