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Re: plaster of paris sculpture


Date: Mon Feb 26 2001 - 14:29:01 PST

How do you handle the dust problem? Are they all wearing little masks or is there
some way around this?

Susan Holland wrote:

> that plaster mixture is 3 parts vermiculite, 2 parts plaster and 2 parts plus a
> little extra water. I am doing this activity with sixth graders now. I found
> that if I used pints as my measuring unit, then I would be able to fill three
> pint size molds with each "batch."