statue clay, in process The fire In a ceramic oven, it can explode, crack and break for various reasons. Most often, the broken sculpture is repairable and can be restored using various materials and repair techniques depending on the type of damage. Below is a demonstration of repairing a ceramic clay sculpture that was broken during the fire, in use Sculpture repair kit Of Cherkov.
Prepare the broken sculpture parts for repair.
Check for the presence and fit of all parts.
Epoxy glue Liquid is suitable for gluing parts that are under load, for example a base (holding the sculpture) and parts with a single gluing point. Inject the epoxy glue into a surface. Apply with a wooden spatula the connecting area of the glued part and the sculpture.
Attach the part and wait ½ an hour until the epoxy glue hardens.
Sand places filled with spatula with sandpaper to achieve a uniform texture.
Watch a video demonstrating the repair of a clay sculpture that was broken during the fire in a ceramic oven 7:34
Repair of a clay statue
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Sculpture studies at the Cherkov Studio in Givatayim - welcome to join:
Art workshops in a personal track - Painting, sculpture and drawing studies under the guidance of Alexander Cherkov for adults and young people, beginners and advanced. The studies are in a group setting with guidance and personal treatment for each participant.
Art workshops for children - Painting, sculpture and drawing studies under the guidance of Sophie Cherkov for children of primary school age, beginners and advanced. The studies in small groups with guidance and personal treatment for each participant.