Direct Casting Workshop

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melting down scrap silver for casting

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outside set up for the direct casting into straw

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melting silver in crucible to pour into broom straw

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melting silver in crucible to pour into broom straw

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molten silver poured into broom straw

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removing silver casting from broom straw

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molten silver poured into beans

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molten silver poured into beans

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final silver castings

Organic silver shapes produced through direct casting. Direct casting is created by pouring molten metal into organic material; broom straw, beans, noodles, water, etc.