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Re: sand in plaster


From: Bunki Kramer (bkramer_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Mon Dec 02 2002 - 06:50:17 PST

from: Bunki Kramer (
Los Cerros Middle School
968 Blemer Road
Danville, CA 94526

>From: "Ricardo Ramirez" <>

> The students could even hotglue stuff like plastic flowers, etc on the
> plaster. It could be mixed media....I really don't know right now but
> you guys keep me thinking of better ways to improve my lessons! Can
> anyone think of an artist that may have done something like this
> before?
> Also, can plaster be hardened to a ceramic-like state?
> Has anyone had parents come in to the classroom and make a plaster mold
> of his or her hand?> Ricardo

Hi. For inspiration on plaster hands and additions, you might check our
school art webpage under plaster hands. Kids molded plaster strips around
their hands and then had to add a theme. Toodles....Bunki