Welcome to our SylCreate Showcase page. We’ll bring you news, interviews and projects from the world of model making, modelling and restoration.
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We show you how to create a reusable, two-part silicone mould and use it to create a highly detailed copy of an original using casting resin
Green Stuff, Magic Sculp, Milliput, Geomfix.. there are a lot of epoxy modelling putty options out there, so which one is right for your task?
Dr Alex Clark shares the scratch-building and resin casting skills that have turned him into one of the most renowned 1/72 scale model makers around
Hxtal NYL-1 is the world’s best glass and ceramic repair expoxy. We spoke to leading curators and restorers to find out the best way to use it
Christmas is approaching and if you are looking to go handmade this year then we have ideas for decorations and gifts made with resins and putties
Abu Tashin al-Salhi and Musa Hardem were two of the most feared snipers in the fight against ISIS – and now they have been immortalised in Magic Sculp
Lockdown means more time for craft, hobby and model making projects. Here are four products which you can use to get creative during the extra time at home
Despite describing himself as an average modeller, Paul Hallett has resin cast some grand historical buildings. He shares some of his secrets
When damaged brickwork needed repair, one of our customers developed a clever way to turn Magic Sculp modelling putty into a brick restoration material
We have got ourselves a new resident resin art and jewellery making expert. Meet The Pea Hive, whose unique creations are causing quite a stir
Using nothing but epoxy putty and metal profiles, we carried out the restoration of a 19th century lantern made by Birmingham lamp maker Arthur J. Poole
We explore the benefits of mixing modelling putties together to create materials with unique properties for tackling different model making and sculpting tasks
The man himself explains the inspiration behind David Parker’s Crew School and the secrets that have made him an award-winning creator of AFV models
Whilst a lot of military modelling tends to focus on WWII, founder of Red Zebra Paul Wade explains why his company focusses on Middle East conflicts instead
144 years after it was smashed to pieces, here’s how a complex restoration project restored the Portland Vase to its Roman glory
The Goblin Master Kevin Adams talks about his career as the world’s leading creator of fantasy models ahead of the launch of his new miniatures business