Small Leaf Assortment Casting And Slumping Mold

$41.95 USD
Item# 77862
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Product Features

  • Two-in-one design features a casting mold on one side and contoured slumping mold on the reverse
  • Create five different leaves at once!
  • Leaves hold 2, 3, 4, 5, and 7 grams of frit
  • Ceramic molds can be used many times

Product Description

Colour de Verre molds are the simple way to cast glass. Merge the age-old art of pate de verre glass casting with modern technology and contemporary design! Create pieces that are beautiful enough to stand alone or to incorporate into larger projects. The open, hollow design promotes even heating and cooling. Molds can be filled with glass frit, powder, or sheet glass.

With five different leaves on one side, and a slumper on the other, you can create wonderfully realistic floral projects. Mold measures 4" x 7-3/4" x 1-1/4". Leaves hold 2, 3, 4, 5, and 7 grams of frit and measure approximately 2-3/8" x 1-3/8". Delphi recommends a firing temperature of 1325°F for 96 COE and 1350°F for 90 COE. For spectacular results, use Leaves with Branches Mold #77863 and Blossoms Mold #77819 (project image shown in additional images). See size perspective of mold with quarter and dime images shown.

Ikebana is the Japanese art of flower arrangement. Create your own simple and elegant Ikebana Vase -- learn how with the free project fuide courtesy of  Colour de Verre.

Free Project Guide 

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  •   Small leaf assortment casting & slumping mold
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Pros : I found these molds easy to use, and don't bother with the special mold release.
Cons : They are hard to clean
Other Thoughts : You can also just cut out leaf shapes from glass and mold the veining into the glass, which I actually prefer to casting the frit. You can get a thinner leaf, more options (like irid or dicro) and more consistent results.
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  •   Another Versatile Mold
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Pros : Yields good leaf components to use with the other Colour de Verre flower molds. To really use these molds, you need to buy Jayne Persico's book on Glass Kiln Casting. I really only got into these molds after I took a class with Jayne, and she showed us some examples of what you can do with the molds.
Cons : You have to follow the directions carefully. Each mold has specific directions for fill weights that require a digital kitchen scale, and a specific type of primer for the mold (Hot Line Primo primer). To use the mold, you also need to have these other supplies/tools on hand and follow the firing instructions given.
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