Introduction: FORMcard Plaster Shaper Tool

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FORMcard is perfect for taking moulds or impressions of objects, simply mould it into the desired shape, leave to cool and it's ready to go! Follow these steps to find out how it's done.

Step 1: Step 1: Equipment

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To make this FORMcard Plaster Shaper Tool you will need:

1. FORMcard

2. A jug of hot water

3. A glass plate or similar to work on

4. Metal spoon

You can buy your FORMcard at:

Step 2: Step 2

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Drop your FORMcard into hot water and leave to soften.

Step 3:

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When soft, retrieve your FORMcard from the water using a metal spoon. Be careful when doing this as the material will be hot.

Step 4:

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When the material has cooled slightly, gently mould it against the object you wish to take an impression of.

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Leave the mould to cool and harden. Voila, your FORMcard Plaster Shaper is complete!

Don't forget when you're done using your FORMcard you can remelt it and use it again!

Get your hands on FORMcard here.


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